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Graphic: The new corporate debt market  Financial Times

How do weaker borrowers get their hands on credit?


The Debt Machine  Financial Times

Leveraged companies could be caught out as the threat of recession looms.


Could junk debt lead to a new subprime-style meltdown?  The Week UK

Bank of England sparks concern among central banks after revealing the size of the global risky loan market.


Eurozone household debt falls to lowest level since 2006  Financial Times

A measure of eurozone personal debt is at its lowest since before the financial crisis, making the region's consumers less vulnerable to the effects of a rise in ...


Debt machine: are risks piling up in leveraged loans?  Financial Times

Regulators fear looser lending standards for low-rated companies could precipitate the next downturn.


MONEY CLINIC: We can't pay our debt  Fin24

Have a money problem that needs solving? Fin24 can help! This month our focus is on debt. Send your question to editor@fin24.com or find the Money Clinic ...


EM groups will pay heavy price for gorging on debt  Financial Times

Less investment for growth and yet more borrowing beckons.


FTSE 100 modestly lower; Sirius Minerals dips after debt talks update  Proactive Investors UK

"The International Monetary Fund (IMF) cut its global growth forecasts, citing trade tensions as the cause. It's the second downgrade in three months, which ...


Poplar Kitten death: '£20 debt led to manslaughter' of newly-wed husband  Essex Live

Andrew Watt died following an incident outside the Poplar Kitten pub in Harlow.


Japan new debt issuance to top prior year for first time since Abe took office: sources  Reuters

Japan expects to issue more new debt in the fiscal year ending in March 2021 than the previous year, the first such increase since Prime Minister Shinzo Abe ...


Huge borrowing hike by Doncaster households as debt escalates  Doncaster Today

Borrowing by Doncaster households has increased by 15 percent in the past five years along with a hike in credit card and car financing debt new figures have ...


Bank of England raises alarm over junk debt  Telegraph.co.uk

Fears are mounting that the $1.4 trillion risky loan market could lead to a subprime mortgage-style meltdown after Bank of England research caused shock ...


Barrow's debt crisis expected to spike this month as 'perfect Christmas' bills hit doormats  NW Evening Mail

BARROW'S debt crisis will spike in January as Christmas bills hit doormats, officials have warned.


Securitize To Join IBM's Blockchain Accelerator To Modernize $82T Corporate Debt Market  Forbes

Securitize, a compliance platform and protocol for digitizing securities on the blockchain, has revealed that it's one of 10 companies to join the IBM Blockchain ...


Travel Brand Debt: Who’s Liquid, Who Could Feel the Pain  Skift

Skift Research is looking to a solid growth year for the travel industry, but what if something unexpected occurs, and things get nasty? We thought it Skift looked ...


Uganda's debt: Is it getting out of hand?  Daily Monitor

Economists have warned that Uganda is at the verge of facing a debt crisis – where the government cannot pay what it owes.


Patisserie Holdings in crunch talks with banks over debt extension  Proactive Investors UK

Troubled cafe chain Patisserie Holdings PLC (LON:CAKE) remains locked in talks with its banks over a finance package without which the group might fail as ...


Franklin Templeton launches emerging markets debt fund  Expert Investor

Hard currency Ucits fund will invest in fixed and floating rate debt securities and debt obligations.


Welsh pupils refused hot school dinners due to credit debt  BBC News

Pupils are being refused a hot meal in school if they have no credit on their cashless payment account, a group of councillors has claimed. In some schools, food ...


Moody’s downgrades Lebanon’s credit rating to junk over debt default concern  The National

Moody's Investors *Service* downgraded its credit rating for Lebanon deeper into junk territory, the first time in more than two decades, citing concerns over the ...


Money Saving Expert Martin Lewis advises how to shift credit card debt on This Morning  Express

Money Saving Expert Martin Lewis, 46, was met with huge praise from viewers of his Money Show last week, after explaining how people can shift their debt to ...


Robin Hood Energy: Nottingham city council pledges to cover latest debt  West Bridgford Wire

The energy company owned by Nottingham City Council has been given further financial reassurances by the authority. The Labour-run council has extended ...


Home Truths Are Holding Back China’s Consumers  Bloomberg

An explosion of household debt, especially for mortgages, is depressing spending just when the economy needs it.


Beat depressing Blue Monday by owning up to debt, experts say  Daily Mail

Tomorrow is 'Blue Monday' – supposedly the most depressing day of the year with money worries a key contributor. Financial experts say confiding in others is ...


The Debt Panel: ‘Will my bank let me clear my six-year Dh160,000 loan in 12 months?’  The National

I took out a four-year loan of Dh230,000 in 2016 when my salary as an accountant was Dh13,500. The repayments were Dh5,996 a month. Then in 2017 my ...


UK reviews impact of student debt on financial stability  Financial Times

Bank of England examines how loans affect graduates' ability to spend and pay other debts.


How Bitcoin Gets To $10 Million and Solves The World Debt Problem  Bitcoinist

It's a scenario we'd all like to see... and of course, eradicating world debt would also be a good thing. But is there a path to get there? Possibly, Bitcoin will reach ...


Russia's Foreign Debt Shrinks to Decade Low  The Moscow Times

Russia's overall foreign debt fell by $64.4 billion last year to reach a 10-year low, Central Bank data showed Monday. Foreign debt has been falling since 2014, ...


MIDEAST DEBT-Gulf gets boost as billions pour in before bond index entry  Reuters

Government bonds issued by Saudi Arabia and four other Gulf states are outperforming debt from other regions, on expectations their inclusion in JPMorgan's ...


Chilling Davos: A Bleak Warning on Global Division and Debt  The New York Times

An influential financier says investors should pay heed to growing risks and social tensions — a message resonating at the World Economic Forum.


This diabetic federal worker rationed her insulin during the shutdown because debt was scarier than dying  CNN

Mallory Lorge, a furloughed federal worker and a diabetic, told CNN she resorted to rationing her insulin medication because "the thought of having more debt ...


Average UK household debt now stands at record £15,400  The Guardian

Britain's household debt mountain has reached a new peak, with UK homes now owing an average of £15,385 to credit card firms, banks and other lenders, ...


Can you cancel your mobile contract through online web chats?  Daily Mail

We cancelled my daughter's Three phone contract through their web chat but then we received letters from a debt agency chasing us for money - should we ...


JGBs edge lower as safe-haven appeal of debt fades on stronger equities  Reuters

Japanese government bond (JGB) prices edged down on Monday as gains in Japanese and U.S. equities helped improve investors' risk appetite and ...


Czech democracy ‘under threat’ from rising debt crisis  The Guardian

Snowed under with debts from a failed business, Renata's hands shook as she told a tale of financial misery that drove her to contemplate suicide and visited ...


Peterborough Universal Credit claimants pushed into £5,000 debt arrears, new report claims  Peterborough Telegraph

Peterborough residents receiving Universal Credit have been pushed into debt, with some claiming they are in arrears of more than £5000.


Tesla has $920 million in debt that's coming due — and it could wipe out a large chunk of the company's cash  CNBC

Tesla has a billion dollar debt coming due, and it could wipe out nearly a third of the company's cash if the stock price doesn't improve. About $920 million in ...


Construction sites go dark in Mao's debt-laden hometown  Nikkei Asian Review

BEIJING -- The slowdown in local infrastructure investment represents a major culprit as China's growth sinks to its lowest pace in nearly three decad.


Olivier Blanchard on debt: “Relax. Don't relax too much, but relax”  Financial Times

Author of the standard textbook on macroeconomics, former head of research for the International Monetary Fund, currently at the Peterson Institute for ...


Casino completes €1.5bn disposal plan with Fortress deal  Financial Times

French hypermarket group's agreed property sale to raise €392m upfront.


What the 1MDB Scandal Can Teach Us About the Nature of Debt  Bloomberg

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Brexit threat exposes frailties in UK debt markets  Financial Times

The UK's debt markets have remained fairly tranquil over the past couple of years as Brexit looms — but that cannot be expected to continue if there is a chaotic ...


Expert offers best tips to pay off holiday season debt  KHON2

Millions of Americans dug themselves deeper into credit card debt over the holiday season. KHON2 spoke with an expert for tips to pay off that big bill faster.


Budget surplus? Finance Ministry says Pahang’s federal debt highest at RM3.2b  Malay Mail

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 22 — Pahang owes Putrajaya RM3.2 billion as at the end of 2018, the highest out of all states, the Finance Ministry said today in ...


£2m bank charge for college clearing debt with bailout  FE Week

A cash-strapped college has spent almost £2 million of the bailout cash it received from the government on bank charges – although it has actually saved money ...


China's globetrotting labourers face dangers and debt  Financial Times

Overseas workers struggle amid long hours, unsafe conditions and unpaid salaries.


South Africans prioritise car debt over home loans  Moneyweb.co.za

A TransUnion South Africa study has revealed the debts that consumers prioritise during times of financial stress. Contrary to conventional wisdom, people don't ...


Woman attacked with knife over 'cigarette debt'  The Ulster Herald

A MAN accused of beating a woman with a knife close to Strathroy last week over an alleged debt for cigarettes has been denied bail. The incident happened on ...


Vulture funds eat up debt bonds of Pizza Express, owned by John Zhao  The Times

Vulture funds are believed to be stalking Pizza Express, buying up the company's debt on the cheap in an attempt to seize control. The high street restaurant's ...


New Look to slash debt by £1bn to restore profitabilty  Sky News

Fashion retailer New Look plans to cut its debt by £1bn and raise more money to turnaround the business. The company, which is closing its remaining 120 ...


Global debt levels surging, but keep your calm  DW (English)

In most countries, the global financial crisis has led to a ballooning of sovereign debt levels. Large-scale economic stimulus programs and bank bailouts have ...


LETTER: A fix for the Muskrat Falls debt  The Western Star

The spectre of sky-high electricity rates due to the cost overruns of Muskrat Falls is looming over the residents and businesses of Newfoundland and Labrador.


Hundreds of people in Barrow in debt owing more than £1m - shock report reveals  NW Evening Mail

BARROW'S debt crisis soared past a million pounds last year, according to a shocking new report.


Universal Credit’s five-week wait pushing Brits into spiralling debts from the start, MPs warn  The Sun

BRITS on Universal Credit will spiral into more debt when switching over to the new benefits system, MPs have warned. The powerful Work and Pensions ...


Debt headache? Reboot your finances for the new year  The Guardian

Did you blow your budget in December? In a few days' time, the first set of post-Christmas credit card bills will land on doormats – and for many they will not ...


Student loan debt is keeping young people from buying homes, Fed study finds  CNBC

Home ownership among all Americans for the study period declined 4 percentage points, from a peak of 69 percent in 2005 to a trough of 65 percent in 2014.


South Africa Is Said to Help Zimbabwe With Debt-Clearance Talks  Bloomberg

South Africa offered to use its influence with the International Monetary Fund and World Bank to help broker a debt-clearance plan for Zimbabwe, according to a ...


This is the best place to live in America to pay down debt  CNBC

LendingTree recently analyzed data in 50 of the biggest metro areas in the U.S. to find which city was the best to live in if you're looking to pay down debt.


Rwanda dispels concerns of debt distress  The New Times

To finance infrastructure development and other development expenditure, the Government often has to borrow from international financiers, private sector, ...


Italy's debt-to-GDP ratio down to 133% - English  Agenzia ANSA

Italy's debt-to-GDP ratio dropped to 133% in the third quarter of 2018, down from 133.1% in the previous three months and from 133.6% in the equivalent period ...


Pahang has highest debt among all states in Malaysia: Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng  Channel NewsAsia

Malaysia's Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng speaks during a news conference in Putrajaya, Malaysia on May 24, 2018. (File photo: Reuters/Lai Seng Sin).


Paying down debt should be priority for low income workers, say experts  CTV News

Investment planning can often be seen as a luxury for the financially stable but advisers say that it's especially important for those who are starting out in their ...


Public debt in emerging Asia creeps past 50% of GDP  Nikkei Asian Review

SINGAPORE -- Government debt in emerging Asian economies hit 50% of gross domestic product in the third quarter of last year, according to estimates b.


Greece’s Public Debt on the Rise  Greek Reporter

Greece's public debt reached €334.988 billion in the third quarter of 2018, an increase of €21.493 billion over that of the same quarter in 2017, the Greek ...


Nick Skelton's debt to the show jumping 'complete one-off' Ted Edgar  Telegraph.co.uk

No one will walk in Ted Edgar's footsteps.” Those were the words of 1960 BBC Sports Personality of the Year David Broome, reflecting on his brother-in-law ...


Cameroon held no external debt arrears, at the end of September 2018  Business in Cameroon

(Business in Cameroon) - Cameroonian government cleared 100% of its external debt servicing over the first 9 months of 2018, the State budget execution ...


Late fees: Debt collector beat, robbed man behind shopping center, police say  News 12 New Jersey

Police in Wayne say a man from Paterson collecting a debt behind a shopping center beat the debtor and robbed him of $100.


More Bad News: Tesla Is About to Owe $920 Million in Debt  Futurism

A nearly billion-dollar debt is about to come due for Tesla. That's more bad news about a trying month for the futuristic automaker.


As China’s debt soars, the market for buying bad loans revs up  The Economist

FOR MANY investors, debt in China is something to fear, a shadow over the world economy. But for a different breed, it looks more like a terrain of untapped ...


PCK: A Look At California Municipal Debt Funds  Seeking Alpha

PCK currently trades at a discount to NAV, offering investors a very reasonable entry point. Pimco's recent UNII report shows PCK is earning enough income to ...


Turkish government's gross debt stock totals $202.5B  Yeni Şafak English

The central government's gross debt stock of Turkey totaled 1.07 trillion Turkish liras ($202.5 billion) as of end of 2018, the Treasury and Finance Ministry ...


Hedge funds target AA over debt pile  Telegraph.co.uk

Hedge funds have ramped up their bets against the AA, piling pressure on chief executive Simon Breakwell to get to grips with its enormous debts.


US national debt rises $2 trillion under Trump  CNN

The US national debt stood at $21.974 trillion at the end of 2018, more than $2 trillion higher than when President Donald Trump took office, according to ...


How to cure a Christmas debt hangover  The Independent

You had a great Christmas. You enjoyed picking the best gifts for the people you love, you ate and drank well, and you caught up with friends and family you ...


Shrinking workforce, household debt among principal concerns for Finland  Helsinki Times

The IMF and DBRS have both warned Finland of the perils of its shrinking workforce and rising household debt.


How to pay off all your debt in January 2019 with these easy steps  inews.co.uk

Christmas spending will have put the average person further into debt as the New Year starts. But it is possible to pay off a significant chunk in January.


Government takes stock of IL&FS debt crisis  CNBCTV18

The government on Tuesday took stock of the IL&FS debt crisis, sources told CNBC-TV18. Get latest Finance online at cnbctv18.com.


How to Get out of High Credit Card Debt  INQUIRER.net

Learn the details of debt consolidation and how it can help you eliminate high credit card debt.


Don't let Instagram envy put you in debt  The National

The fear of missing out can cause social media-influenced spending on holidays.


Have we been misled over the importance of government debt?  The Independent

Fiscal illusion” sounds like the kind of thing Derren Brown might do to your wallet in front of a packed theatre. But actually, fiscal illusions are what perturb ...


‘Stealth easing’ spreads in China property as debt risks mount  Macau Daily Times

Stealth easing is Nomura Holdings Inc.'s description of measures rolled out in some Chinese cities in recent months to counter a faltering property market.


The British high street crisis is due to debt, not Brexit  New Statesman

In 2018, the British high street endured its worst Christmas since the global financial crisis of 2008. Figures released by KPMG, which audits many of the firms in ...


Does the corporate debt mountain pose an avalanche risk?  FRANCE 24

Paris (AFP). During the years of ultra cheap money, companies loaded up on debt but now the concern is whether they will be able to handle the mountain of ...


Fears of excessive debt drive more countries to cut down their Belt and Road investments  CNBC

In recent months, countries such as Pakistan, Malaysia, Myanmar and Sierra Leone have either canceled or backed away from previously negotiated ...


MNP Consumer Debt Index Update: Canadians more worried about debt, interest rates and personal finances compared to September  GlobeNewswire

Number of Canadians who say they don't make enough to cover their bills and debt obligations increased by 7 points to 31%; Number of Canadians within $200 ...


Brexiteers owe Dominic Grieve and Gina Miller a debt of gratitude  Spectator.co.uk

If, as seems inevitable, the Commons votes to reject Theresa May's Brexit deal later today – thereby sparing Britain from the humiliation of being trapped…


Prestwick Airport's government debt rises to £38.4m  BBC News

The debt owed by Prestwick Airport to the Scottish government has risen in the past year from £30m to £38.4m. That was while revenue rose through a doubling ...


The debt burden  The News International

The oil and gas sector has to tackle a circular debt of more than Rs1.3 trillion. The problem ensued in 2006 when Pepco, the core entity in the energy sector, was ...


FOX13 Investigates: Imposter debt collector scams Memphis woman | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

An imposter scam is making its way through the Mid-South.


Attend debt waiver events: Randhawa to Kejri  The Tribune India

Tribune News *Service*. Chandigarh, January 21. Senior Congress leader and Cooperation Minister Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa has extended invitation to ...


Rural America's "brain drain": How student debt is emptying small towns  CBS News

The opportunity gap between cities and rural America has never been bigger -- and student loans may be to blame.


Here's How Much Debt Collectors Earn In Every State  Forbes

Ever wonder what one of the most disdained jobs in the country earns a year? Now it's time to find out how much money debt collectors are taking home in each ...


The biggest emerging market debt problem is in America  Financial News

A recurrent topic in the financial press for much of 2018 has been the rising risks in the emerging market asset class. Emerging economies are, of course, a very ...


TBMA calm on property debt  Bangkok Post

The Bank of Thailand's macroprudential policy to curb property speculation is unlikely to affect real estate companies raising funds from debenture issuance ...


Paying off debt is a pressing issue for Gen X and younger boomers  CNBC

While 70 percent of this demographic were able to set aside money for their later years in 2018, building that nest egg is not their current focus — paying down ...


The 'paradox of debt'—or how to avoid austerity again • Social Europe  Social Europe Journal

The Spanish government's budget proposals show some break with the austerity of its conservative predecessor. But there is still an excessive commitment to ...


Brotherton recruits pbb's Vaughan to launch debt distribution business  Property Week

Brotherton Real Estate has hired pbb Deutsche Pfandbriefbank's head of UK syndications Tim Vaughan to launch Brotherton Debt Distribution.


'Beware of rising global debts'  New Straits Times

KUALA LUMPUR: THE Asian Shadow Financial Regulatory Committee (ASFRC) has warned of the possibility of another financial crisis, given the rising global ...


Universal Credit delay ‘traps Brits in debt and forces them to food banks to pay it all back, charity warns  The Sun

UNIVERSAL Credit's five week wait for help is trapping Brits in debts which they can't ever repay, a charity has warned. Christians Against Poverty say that the ...


China corporate debt defaults may lead to crisis, global contagion  Business Insider

The sheer scope of debt levels in China is leading to fears that the country could be teetering on the edge of a crisis.