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Indonesia’s Bakrie Telecom sued in the U.S. over $380 million bond

By Eveline Danubrata and Umesh Desai JAKARTA/HONG KONG (Reuters) – Investors have filed a lawsuit in the United States against Indonesia’s PT Bakrie Telecom Tbk and associated companies for allegedly breaching the terms of a $ 380 million bond, by … Continue reading

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GECC: Bond Default Risk Falls But The Brand Name Premium Does Not

By Donald van Deventer: This analysis is an updated bond market view of General Electric Company (NYSE:GE), one of the most complex conglomerates in the world. General Electric completed the initial public offering of its credit card unit Synchrony Financial … Continue reading

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Bond markets ‘join the dots’ on Fed rates

While two-year Treasury yield has risen to a level last seen in May 2011, bond market still has reservations about forecasting abilities of FOMC members Asia homepage

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Investors flock to Twitter bond sale

The US media group’s first debt issue meets with strong demand as it raises $ 1.8bn for growth and potential acquisitions Asia homepage

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Bond villain actor Richard Kiel dies at age 74: hospital

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Actor Richard Kiel, best known for playing metal-mouthed James Bond villain Jaws, died on Wednesday at a hospital in Fresno, California. He was 74. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Stocks struggle as bond yields rise

Speculation that US interest rates may rise sooner than expected and concerns about the pace of growth in China put pressure on equities Asia homepage

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Eurozone bond yields reach record lows

Markit PMI survey shows activity slowed in August, on the back of signs that geopolitical tensions hurt sentiment among the eurozone’s manufacturers Asia homepage

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Three Chart Alarm: The Fed Has Set-Up The Corporate Bond Market For A Big Fall

The three charts below, which appeared in this morning’s Wall Street Journal, are still another reminder that the Fed’s heedless fueling of the third financial bubble this century has done enormous damage to the internals of financial markets. In this … Continue reading

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Emerging market bond sales hit record high

International sovereign bond sales by emerging markets hit $ 69.47bn, a year-on-year jump of 54%, as low rates push investors into riskier assets Asia homepage

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New mobile phone app has James Bond features to thwart surveillance

Silent Circle, a company known for mobile apps designed to thwart government surveillance, is introducing on Thursday a secrecy-cloaking phone service that lets customers make and receive private phone calls for as little as $ 12.95 a month. The secure, … Continue reading

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