Tag Archives: Credit

Inclusive Finance: China Opens Up Credit To More People — But Risks Must Be Controlled

China has been promoting inclusive finance in recent years, striving to reach less affluent individuals and small companies. This is because people in rural areas, smaller and medium sized companies, entrepreneurs, and individuals without a credit history are often unable to obtain financing and are forced to turn to the curb market for often very high interest loans. Last week, ... Read More »

Conservative group takes credit for anti-net neutrality comments

A conservative group took credit for a barrage of anti-net neutrality comments posted on the U.S. Federal Communications Commission’s website this week, but it denied generating fake activism. The┬áCenter for Individual Freedom said it did not use a bot to generate comments after news reports raised questions about the legitimacy of the posts. Between Monday and early Wednesday afternoon, the ... Read More »

Here are 10 top stock picks from Credit Suisse

Credit Suisse put out a note to clients Wednesday that it called a “one-stop shop for the research team’s best ideas.” With the S&P 500 basically unchanged for the year, the clients could use the help. Read More »

Lynn Tilton is stepping down from credit funds

Adam Jeffery | CNBC Lynn Tilton, CEO of Patriach Partners. Private equity investor Lynn Tilton is stepping down as collateral manager of all her credit funds, totaling more than $2 billion, after years of litigation with New York bond insurer MBIA. Tilton will temporarily remain in charge of three credit funds, sequentially named “Zohar,” until investors in those funds select ... Read More »

Lynn Tilton is stepping down from credit funds

Lynn Tilton, CEO of Patriach Partners. Adam Jeffery | CNBC Private equity investor Lynn Tilton is stepping down as collateral manager of all her credit funds, totaling more than $2 billion, after years of litigation with New York bond insurer MBIA. Tilton will temporarily remain in charge of three credit funds, sequentially named “Zohar,” until investors in those funds select ... Read More »

Credit Suisse: Sell FANG, other crowded stocks

A group of widely owned stocks may be at risk of falling even further as investors unwind their exposure to equities amid increased volatility this year. In a note to clients Monday, analysts at Credit Suisse advised clients to sell highly concentrated names given expensive valuations, deteriorating trends and the risk of a snowball type of effect if the selling ... Read More »

Credit Suisse: Sell FANG, other crowded stocks

A group of widely owned stocks may be at risk of falling even further as investors unwind their exposure to equities amid increased volatility this year. In a note to clients Monday, analysts at Credit Suisse advised clients to sell highly concentrated names given expensive valuations, deteriorating trends and the risk of a snowball type of effect if the selling ... Read More »