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Special Report on

Debt and Equity Capital Markets

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During the last decade, a growing number of theoretical and empirical studies have compared financing via internal capital markets of conglomerates, business groups or multinational corporations, with external market finance. Contrary to the case of the conglomerates described in the theoretical literature, where external financing is often assumed to be raised by headquarters and passed through to divisions (e.g. Gertner et al., 1994; Stein, 1997), in practice member firms of business groups and multinationals are often separate legal entities which may also directly access the external capital markets. Within these types of ...
The company or other entity issuing the security is called the issuer. A country's regulatory structure determines what qualifies as a security. For example, private investment pools may have some features of securities, but they may not be registered or regulated as such if they meet various restrictions. Securities may be represented by a certificate or, more typically, "non-certificated", that is in electronic or "book entry" only form. Certificates may be bearer , meaning they entitle the holder to rights under the security merely by holding the security, or registered , meaning they entitle the ...
(FII) Fitch Upgrades Vale's IDRs to 'BBB+'; Outlook Stable
Fitch Ratings-Chicago-29 June 2010: Fitch Ratings has upgraded the following Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) and outstanding debt ratings of Vale S.A. (Vale): –Foreign currency IDR to ‘BBB+’ from ‘BBB’; –Local currency IDR to ‘BBB+’ from ‘BBB’; –Unsecured debt to ‘BBB+’ from ‘BBB’. Vale Inco –Unsecured debt to ‘BBB+’ from ‘BBB’. In addition to the upgrades, Fitch has affirmed the following ratings: –National Scale at ‘AAA(bra)’; –Unsecured Brazilian real denominated debentures at ... market research, surveys and trends
Stock Alert for Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae ...
Federal National Mortgage Association (FNMA), also known as “Fannie Mae,” is a government-sponsored enterprise (GSE) chartered by the U.S. Congress to support liquidity and stability in the secondary mortgage market, where mortgage loans are purchased and sold. The Company participates in the secondary mortgage market by purchasing mortgage loans and mortgage-related securities for its mortgage portfolio. It also makes other investments that increase the supply of affordable housing. The Company is organized in three business segments: Single-Family Credit Guaranty, Housing and Community Development (HCD) and Capital Markets. ... market research, surveys and trends


Bank of America Earns $3.2 Billion in Second - Bank of America ...
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 17, 2009 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bank of America Corporation today reported second-quarter 2009 net income of $3.2 billion. After deducting preferred dividends of $805 million, including $713 million paid to the U.S. government, diluted earnings per share were $0.33. Those results compared with net income of $3.4 billion, or diluted earnings per share of $0.72 during the year-ago period. For the first half of 2009, Bank of America earned $7.5 billion, or $0.75 per share. Results were driven by continued strong revenue performance in the wholesale capital markets businesses as well as in home loans, ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
1 The Adequacy of Rural Capital Markets: Public Purpose and Policy ...
might be as high as 33 percent if the rural areas of metro counties are included ..... number of small banks to reach the $20 million venture fund industry threshold. ... Strengthen Market Driven Debt and Equity Capital Markets so rural ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Friday's Stress Test Shakespeare
Many, many observers believe that they will see this Friday the penultimate act of a farce, “A Comedy of Errors,” performed by The Committee of European Banking Supervisors. They should check their tickets first. Instead, they may witness the opening night of a show with fewer giggles yet more substance. The revelations of the much-maligned test could yet be the catalyst for further issuance, narrowing spreads and greater liquidity in the European funding markets. By good fortune, it may also provide a much-needed fillip to investment banking revenues in the second half of the year. Friday at 1700 Central European ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Middle Eastern Investment Banking Industry continues to grow
The Middle Eastern Investment Banking Industry continues to grow with second quarter activity contributing to an impressive overall first half of 2010. The analysis, compiled by Thomson Reuters, shows that although the second quarter activity was at a lower level than the first quarter, there is still a strong foundation for which to build on for the remainder of 2010. Managing Director of Thomson Reuters Middle East & Africa, Basil Moftah commented, "Although the second quarter was modest in comparison to a highly impressive first quarter, the two have combined to build a solid start to 2010. The levels of fees, M&A, ... market trends, news research and surveys resources


Cushman & Wakefield Sonnenblick Goldman's Debt and Equity Capital Markets Group is one of the leading advisors to the real estate industry. ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Office of Advocacy - U.S. Small Business Administration - Creating ...
investors, the equity capital markets and for public policy ... capitalized with additional debt. For the early stage innovative venture, the major asset of ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
International Capital Markets & Their Importance
This section will attempt to give you a basic understanding of the international capital markets. After reading this section, you will be better prepared to study other sections of the E-Book, especially those relating to the Mexican and Asian financial crises. The first half of this section will define capital markets and describe how they are structured. The second half will discuss the internationalization and globalization of the capital markets during the late 1990s. We conclude by emphasizing the increasingly important role that private capital played in market development during the late 1990s. What are Capital Markets? ...
WikiAnswers - What is the difference between equity and debt
Equity means ownership. Everyone who owns an equity share of a company owns a part of the company. He/she can influence the decision making in the company Debt represents an obligation. The company is obliged to pay the debt provider interest on a regular basis and repay the principal on the agreed upon date. the loan provider has no say whatsoever in the decision making of the company... First answer by Anandvijayakumar . Last edit by Anandvijayakumar . Contributor trust : 398 [ recommend contributor ]. Question popularity : 1 [ recommend question ]. Can you answer these investing questions?
how does a higher proportion of debt affect WACC | LinkedIn ...
Risk and cost flow along the same lines, the more risky the firm is (i.e., the more assets are leveraged toward the debt) the less the firm is worth the higher the debt to ensure an adequate rate of return. Thus as debt increases, the WACC increases. Some of you miss the point, what actually happens to a company's WACC the more debt is taken on? That is the question, theories tell us ways to predict the outcome. In this case, the question simply asks what happens to WACC as you take on more debt? posted 9 months ago John, it's not always so... There is a number of theories stating how an increase in leverage affect ...