Thursday 08, May 2008 by

Refunding risk in extraordinary times

A series of studies in 2008 have shown that US speculative-grade companies are increasingly exhibiting signs of strain as pressure builds on low-rated issuers on multiple fronts. Coupled with Moody’s ongoing monitoring efforts, these recent credit-risk examinations also reveal warning signs of a sharp increase in defaults among vulnerable issuers.

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Lifestyle A new spin on Gulf style

UAE-based fashion designer Ahmed Abdelrahman is realising his vision to make the kandora and other traditional Gulf staples a part… read more