Next to nothing has been done about countries that can’t repay their debts or how to stop them getting into trouble. Greek ministers are spending this weekend, almost five grinding years since Athens was first bailed out, wrangling over the details of the spending cuts and economic reforms they have drawn up to appease their creditors. Show More Summary
From the Slope of Hope........ I've been fiddling with some numbers in Excel and thought you'd find it interesting. It concerns the correlation of NYSE margin debt with the S&P 500. Margin gives investors and traders the opportunity to borrow money in order to enhance their returns. Show More Summary
By Shinichi Saoshiro TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks rose on Tuesday after a rally on Wall Street and steps by China to shore up its economy boosted risk appetite, while Greek debt worries again haunted the sagging euro. Tracking overnight gains in U.S. Show More Summary
Submitted by Simon Black via Sovereign Man blog, What I’m about to tell you is not my own opinion or even analysis. It’s original data that comes from the United States Federal Reserve and national credit bureaus. 40 million Americans...Show More Summary
Tsipras says Greece won't be able to repay bailout debts without eventual restructure.
Last month, we told you about the Corinthian 15, a group of current and former students at crumbling Corinthian College Inc.’s WyoTech, Heald College, and Everest University campuses who were refusing to pay their federal student loans in protest of the government’s support of the for-profit college company. Now that group has grown to what could be called the … [More]
It's clear Canadians are caught in a debt trap. The more they talk about digging themselves out, the deeper they sink. The post Canadians can’t stop lying to themselves about their debt appeared first on Macleans.ca....
Mining contractor Macmahon Holdings pleads with lenders not to abandon its debt facility, while Providence looks to be a frontrunner in the race for Crown Castle Australia.
Late last year, Consumerist reported on a string of debt collectors paying to use prosecutors’ letterheads as a way to intimidate consumers into paying their debts. While the company facing the wrath of the Consumer Financial Protection...Show More Summary
A huge debt and equity offering and an analyst downgrade have hit this energy stock today.
Rand Logistics, Inc. announced today that it has closed a $170.0 million revolving loan facility which refinanced approximately $102.0 million of the company's
``"The biggest fear now is that Greece exits by mistake," said Padhraic Garvey, global head of rates strategy at ING Groep NV in London. "The only feasible solution in the absolute extreme would be to turn all the official debt into a perpetual bond so it never gets repaid." -- See also Investors Fear Greece Will Impose Capital Controls.
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece has not given up on its aim to renegotiate its debt to render it manageable, the country's deputy finance minister said on Monday as talks between Athens and its lenders on reforms to unlock aid continue.
Underage drinking, plastic surgery rumors and two unplanned pregnancies! Despite her reputation as MTV’s golden girl, Teen Mom OG star Maci Bookout, 23, is far from innocent. Check out her… READ ON
ZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss travel retailer Dufry plans to raise around 3.6 billion euros ($4 billion) through a mixture of debt and equity for its planned takeover of Italy's World Duty Free. The deal will cement Dufry's position as the...Show More Summary
Sponsored content: Many investors think hybrids provide sufficient allocation to fixed income, but the reality is they are much more like equity than debt.
The crisis in Ukraine appears to be over. Not that Ukraine itself is cruising toward democracy and prosperity. That road is littered with obstacles: The country is crippled with debt, mired in corruption, and quaking with instability. Show More Summary
Russia will not negotiate delaying repayment over its $3 billion (£2 billion) loan to Ukraine that is due in December. Failure to agree on a restructuring of the debt could result in the Ukrainian government being unable to meet the conditions of its latest bailout package agreed with the International Monetary Fund. Show More Summary
Dear Liz: After many years of unemployment, I finally got a full-time position. It is a state job with a pension. How much do I need to save for retirement? Can I focus on paying off debt and saving for college, and trust I will be OK in retirement?
This week's list of the Top 5 Recent Tax Paper Downloads is the same as last week's: [366 Downloads] Why Corporate Tax Reform Can Happen, by Edward Kleinbard (USC) [239 Downloads] Cancellation of Debt and Related Transactions, by Douglas A. Kahn (Michigan) & Jeffrey H. Kahn (Florida State) [207 Downloads]...