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This Is How Junk-Bond Investors Are Now Getting Whacked





They’ve become sitting ducks, in a market that is "in extreme overvaluation."

 
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The Chilling Thing Blackstone Said about the Oil Bust





Energy companies “biding their time in the hopes they don’t have to face the music.”

 
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Let it Blow Up in Their Faces, Rather than in Ours





Wall Street turns junk-rated US corporate loans into highly rated yen-denominated bonds. Desperate Japanese pension funds gobble them up. Blame the Bank of Japan.

 
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Fed’s Dudley Warns about Wave of Municipal Bankruptcies





At the New York Fed’s evocatively named workshop, “Chapter 9 and Alternatives for Distressed Municipalities and States.”

 
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“The Mother of All Bubbles” in Stocks and Bonds: Bank CEO





He must have accidently veered off script during the press conference.

 
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“All the Eurozone Is Capable of Is ‘Stealing’ Growth from Others”





Very unwelcome clarity on the Eurozone recovery, from investment bank Natixis.

 
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Just as Global Oil Glut Deepens, China Cuts Oil Imports





“I don’t think there is much space left to fill.”

 
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Household Debt Soars in Canada, “Stability” at Risk





Just when oil collapsed, housing stumbled, and layoffs began.

 
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West-Coast Port Fiasco Does ‘Permanent, Irrevocable Damage’





Both sides held a gun to the nation’s head. The gun backfired.

 
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Housing Industry Frets About the Next Brick to Drop





Cashing out of the “Bet on America” might get messy.

 
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Canada Mauled by Oil Bust, Job Losses Pile Up – Housing Bubble, Banks at Risk





What ratings agency Fitch and the Bank of Canada had warned about has come to pass.

 
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What the Heck Is Happening to US Manufacturing?





Southeast worst since Financial Crisis. Atlanta Fed frets: oil bust, dollar?

 
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This Is Just the Beginning of the Great American Oil Bust





Last time this happened, the stock market crashed. “Going to be a painful period of time,” said Texas Gov. Rick Perry.

 
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