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US alarmed by prospect of Scottish ‘Yes’

Alan Greenspan, former Federal Reserve chairman, says that the economic consequences of independence would be ‘surprisingly negative’ Asia homepage

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Prospect Capital: What Comes Next? Part 5

By BDC Buzz: This article is a follow up to the following: Part 1: Reliance on Fee Income & Lack of Capital for Originations (May 13, 2014) Part 2: Growth Capital Constraints & NII Projections (May 21, 2014) Part 3: … Continue reading

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Analyzing Prospect Capital Corp.’s Recently Restructured Control Investments And Its Impact On NII

By Scott Kennedy: Focus of Article: The focus of this article is to provide a detailed analysis of Prospect Capital Corp.’s (NASDAQ:PSEC) newly restructured control investment portfolio. Specifically, this article will analyze several debt/equity conversions in association with the control … Continue reading

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Prospect Capital: More Restructuring Of Senior Portfolio Debt – Meet First Tower

By Lawrence Zack Galler: Prospect Capital (NASDAQ:PSEC) continues to restructure senior debt instruments into inferior debt of reduced coupon and non-interest bearing equity. In the most recent quarter, Prospect restructured one of its largest investments by reducing principal outstanding by … Continue reading

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Prospect Capital: What Comes Next? Part 4

By BDC Buzz: This article is a follow up to the following: Part 1: Reliance on Fee Income & Lack of Capital for Originations Part 2: Growth Capital & NII Projections Part 3: Key Items to Watch For What happened … Continue reading

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Yellen raises prospect of early rate rise

Fed chair highlights uncertainty about job creation before inflation starts to pick up in her first speech at Jackson Hole as head of the central bank Asia homepage

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Prospect Capital Vs. Fifth Street Finance

ByDuane Batcheler: Fifth Street Finance (FSC) recently reported that it was increasing its monthly dividend by 10% due to increased returns from its “multi-point plan” discussed in my “FSC Articles“. Part of this plan is its Senior Loan Fund (SLF) … Continue reading

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Prospect Capital: With The SEC Issue Resolved, The Stock Has 50% Potential Return

By Portfolio Management 101: The moment Prospect Capital Corporation (PSEC) announced that it may have to restate its financial statements, the stock took a nosedive. Apparently, the SEC felt that certain wholly-owned holding companies were considered investment companies, and as … Continue reading

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Prospect Capital Corp.’s Dividend And Net Asset Value Sustainability Analysis (Post Fiscal Q3 2014 Earnings) – Part 2

By Scott Kennedy: Author’s Note: PART 2 of this article is a continuation from PART 1, which was discussed in a previous publication. Please see PART 1 of this article for an initial discussion on the dividend sustainability of Prospect … Continue reading

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Prospect Capital Corp.’s Dividend And Net Asset Value Sustainability Analysis (Post Fiscal Q3 2014 Earnings) – Part 1

By Scott Kennedy: Author’s Note: Due to the length of the material covered in this article, I believe it is necessary to break Prospect Capital Corp.’s (PSEC) dividend and NAV sustainability analysis into two parts. This two-part article is a … Continue reading

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