Motivated by rate-rigging scandals, the Financial Stability Board seeks to restore confidence in financial market benchmarks.
Most new leveraged loans are covenant-lite and carry ratings well-below investment grade from Standard & Poor's.
A private placement by First Data earned its private equity owner KKR $40 million in banking fees.
Should the economy come under stress, a large number of leveraged loans could default and cause record losses, according to one banking regulator.
Nonfinancial companies pulled back on capital spending in the first quarter of 2014, producing another negative quarter for the "financing gap."
Finance executives around the world are plagued by uncertainty about the economy, politics and more.
Buzz about the rise of China’s currency has run far ahead of sedate reality.
Increasing numbers of real estate investment trusts have been using captive insurance companies as special-purpose vehicles to access lower borrowing…
When building companies from scratch makes more sense than buying them.
The Duke University/CFO Global Business Outlook Survey shows some U.S. finance chiefs deciding that they can afford to invest again in growth.