Sovereign Debt

  1. A Handy Tool for Comparing Sovereign Credit Risk

    Sovereign debt is not “risk free.” In reality, sovereigns never were devoid of credit ...
  2. Does 2016 Spell the End of a Global Debt Cycle?

    Examine the growth of global debt from 2010 to 2015. Emerging market debt has grown ...
  3. Global Economics: Is Italy the Next Greece?

    Find out whether or not the Italian economy is poised to become the next Greece, ...
  4. How Long Can Saudi Credit Survive $30 Oil?

    Credit rating agency Standard & Poor's has cut the sovereign credit rating of Saudi ...
  5. 3 Economic Challenges Italy Faces in 2016

    Learn how Italy's economic problems are ingrained and systemic. Unless Italy implements ...
  6. Interested In West African Debt? Look Here First

    Promising high yields that the Eurozone and U.S. can't match, West African sovereign ...
  1. Interested In West African Debt? Look Here First

    Promising high yields that the Eurozone and U.S. can't match, West African sovereign ...
  2. You Know Debt & Deficit Are Not The Same, Right?

    An educational article explaining in detail how deficit differs from debt and how ...
  3. Top 4 Ways to Invest in Chinese Bonds

    Investing in Chinese bonds isn't easy, but it is possible. Here's how.
  4. Top 5 Emerging Market Bond ETFs (EMB, EBND)

    The high growth potential of emerging markets makes these five ETFs popular among ...
  5. Investing in Greece: A High Risk, High Reward ...

    The Pros and Cons of Investing in the Troubled Greek Economy.
  6. The EMAG Emerging Mkts Bond ETF: Worth the Risk?

    The Market Vectors Emerging Markets Aggregate Bond ETF (EMAG) might offer long-term ...
  1. How do I evaluate a debt security?

    Look at a brief overview of the important factors to consider before purchasing a debt security, such as a corporate or government ...
  2. What are some historical examples of debt securitization?

    Find out how debt securitization started, how it works and why the government facilitated the mortgage-backed security market ...
  3. In what ways does Bayesian probability support the probability default model when ...

    Learn what happened in the European debt crisis. It became a heated argument between the hawks and doves who argued the merits ...
  4. What are the typical day-to-day responsibilities of a Chief Operating Officer (COO)?

    Learn how a country's debt crisis affects the world, including how currency values, inflation and output are affected on ...
Hot Definitions
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  3. Cost Of Debt

    The effective rate that a company pays on its current debt. This can be measured in either before- or after-tax returns; ...
  4. Yield Curve

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