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Ship traffic, Jan. 26

2016-01-26 sfgate
Ship traffic Due to arrive Tuesday SHIP FROM PORT Brotonne Bridge Los Angeles OAK BSL Limassol Tacoma, Wash.

BAML: Bond investors bail out

2015-12-24 seekingalpha
$13.1B of money exited bond funds in the week ended Wednesday, according to BAML in a report titled "Bond Carnage," the largest weekly outflow since June of 2013.Unsurprisingly, bank loan fund

Where Can I Find Safe Income For Retirement? Part V

2015-11-27 seekingalpha
3 ideas for safety and income in retirement. Whether you retire at 40, 80, or live to 120. What should a retiree do? Where should you go?

Leveraged loan slump bodes ill for M&A frenzy

2015-10-21 seekingalpha
You wouldn't know it by today's busy M&A headlines, but a sizable slump in the prices of recent buyout loans, could threaten the pace of future deals.Nearly half of the $75B in buyout loans arrang

As Dignitaries Collide

2015-09-29 seekingalpha
The worst news from China is yet to come.So the troubles in many commodity-producing countries are far from over.That means the troubles for their currencies are not over yet either.

Global Macro - Generate Superior Returns With Less Risk

2015-09-25 seekingalpha
Global macro not only generates higher returns but does it with far lower risk than equities.Long-only equities have been profitable, but has had some very long and deep periods of negative returns.No

Bond ETFs prep in case of meltdown

2015-05-13 seekingalpha
Vanguard Group, Guggenheim Investments, and First Trust are among U.S. ETF providers lining up bank credit lines or expanding existing ones in order to meet a rash of redemptions in some future market

Senior loan funds remain area for income

2013-09-13 seekingalpha
The most popular income class of the last year stays that way as senior loan funds log their 65th consecutive week of inflows, according to Lipper, raking in $1.2B in the most recent week.To review: b

Investment Grade Bonds: Dinosaur Of Investments?

2011-12-05 seekingalpha
Historically low interest rates and what they portend for long-term bond buyers are causing institutional investors to rethink their classic allocation strategies. The traditional split of pension, en

Better Than High-Yield Bonds: Corporate Loan Closed-End Funds

2010-10-06 seekingalpha
Market analysts are beginning to point out that – absent the long-term interest rate “bet” embedded in fixed rate bonds – corporate loans outperform high yield bonds as pure cr