By Vered Weiss On Tuesday, March 10th, 2015

Retreat: Investors Have Pulled $18.5 Million From Bill Gross’ Janus Fund

There is a mass exodus, and it isn’t because Passover is around the corner; Bill Gross’ fund at Janus is seeing investors leave in droves. The Unconstrained Bond Fund, which Bill Gross took control More...

By Globes On Thursday, February 12th, 2015

Teva Buying Back $1Billion of Debt

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE: TEVA; TASE: TEVA) announced today that was making tender offers for its bonds to the tune of $1 billion, with the aim of reducing its finance costs. The company says More...

By Ron Stein On Tuesday, February 10th, 2015

Yitzhak Tshuva Tests Water for Debt Offering

  Two-and-a-half years after the debt settlement in Delek Real Estate, Yitzhak Tshuva once more seeks to raise money on the capital market, through Delek Group Ltd. (TASE: DLEKG), which he controls. More...

By Vered Weiss On Thursday, January 29th, 2015

Alibaba’s Sesame Credit Revolutionizes Lending in China

The Chinese tend to save rather than spend, but Alibaba is about to change all that, for better or for worse, with an online credit rating service that will make loans more accessible to those who were previously More...

By Vered Weiss On Friday, January 2nd, 2015

How Did Bill Gross’ Departure Affect Pimco in 2014?

  Pimco’s largest mutual fund, the Total Return Fund, managed by Scott Mather, Mark Kiesel and Mihir Worah after the sudden leave taking of the fund’s manager Bill Gross in September, had More...

By Vered Weiss On Friday, December 26th, 2014

Mark Cuban Concerned About the Student Loan Bubble

–   Mark Cuban departed from his usual Ayn Rand-like attitude (he has a yacht named after the writer’s book “The Fountainhead”) to express concern for impoverished students, or rather More...

By Vered Weiss On Thursday, December 25th, 2014

The Money Is in Munis, but Not in Puerto Rico, Says Alexandra Lebenthal

–   Municipal bonds have had a red hot year in 2014, but don’t expect that to extend into 2015, particularly for Puerto Rican bonds, Alexandra Lebenthal, CEO of Lebenthal Holdings told More...

By Noam Meir On Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014
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US Real Estate Firms Sell $14.6 Billion in Bonds on Tel Aviv Market

American real estate firms have sold $14.6 billion worth of bonds so far this year on the Tel Aviv Stock Market, Bloomberg has reported. This marks a 40% increase from the same period last year. The debt is being More...

By Ilan Shavit On Sunday, November 9th, 2014
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UNITE HERE: “Carl Icahn Made $350 Million From Trump Entertainment in Atlantic City”

– According to a new report from UNITE HERE Gaming Research, Carl Icahn collected over $350 million from his ownership of the debt in Trump Entertainment since 2010. According to the Report: Since 2010, More...

By Gil Tanenbaum On Thursday, November 6th, 2014

Israel’s Electric Company Raises $1.25 Billion in Bonds

Israel’s Electric Corporation has raised $1.25 billion in a global bond offering. The bonds were issued in Europe and the U.S. The money raised will be used towards paying off old debt of approximately $18 billion. More...


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