Feb 24 (Reuters) - (The following statement was released by the rating agency)
Feb 13 (Reuters) - High-yield U.S. municipal bond funds attracted new cash for a fifth straight week even as major U . S . credit rating agencies downgraded Puerto Rico to junk status, data released on Thursday showed.
NEW YORK, Feb 5 (Reuters) - Bill Gross, manager of the world's largest bond fund at Pimco, said Wednesday that lower government deficits are slowing credit growth, a phenomenon that may hurt risk assets.
Credit card debt is the biggest market for P2P lenders and makes up about 70% of Prosper’s business. Suber says total U . S . credit card debt is about $850 billion. “We are looking at 10% of that; we have $82 billion to go.” He is seeing a “rapid increase
while other assets endured a roller coaster ride. More recently, the extreme levels of volatility seen during the 2007-2009 U . S . credit crisis saw gold sell off dramatically along with most other asset classes, but it did not fall as far and subsequently recovered much faster to exit 2009
globally, PayPal is a leading standard for online payments. PayPal boasts more active accounts than total active general purpose U . S . credit card accounts at MasterCard, Discover, and American Express (75 million, 26 million, and 21 million, respectively
standoff, which led to Standard & Poor’s downgrading the U . S . credit rating from AAA to AA+? That move led to a worldwide stock ..... lawsuit was filed as retaliation for the agency lowering the U . S . credit rating. All along, Obama and many members of Congress make it
Fitch just put U . S . credit rating on negative watch rating. Still maintains AAA rating. This is sure getting hairier than I had thought it would.
however. We know from history that a government shutdown will have a minimal effect on the markets, and we can infer that a U . S . credit default could create another financial crisis. Fortunately, if we use history as a guide, the probability of the Congress
to the actuality of global economic interdependence amid a U . S . credit crunch and the eurozone debt crisis. Despite the resiliency ..... spurred in large part by the tectonic shifts of 2008’s U . S . credit crisis. An impending reversal? As investors become increasingly convinced