• August 27 Test of the Poison Put

    Tim Hortons becomes test case for the strategy; bondholders have option of holding on through possible downgrade or selling at prices below pre-announcement level.

  • August 27 SEC Approves Asset-Backed Bond Rules

    New disclosure requirements to give investors better information about the quality of loans backed by mortgages, auto loans, and commercial buildings.

  • August 27 Credit Raters Face New SEC Rules

    Restrictions on conflicts of interest are designed to prevent rating agencies from pandering to the bond issuers that pay the bills.

  • August 26 Not Another Dot-Com Bubble

    There are similarities between current stock market trends and the dot-com rally of the late '90s, but valuations aren't nearly as high.

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