Come fly with me

Insolvency is what airlines do, but creditors always get their money back, says John Dizard

Nobody wants to be the Goldman senator

No politician can fail by demanding Wall Street be disconnected from Washington, says John Dizard

Investors only sing redemption songs

John Dizard wonders if disaster can be averted in emerging markets

Iraq bear ‘sells’ could outperform ‘buys’

John Dizard’s analyses sell recommendations and says the bad news on Iraq is over-discounted

Yieldcos have caught a bad money plague

John Dizard does not believe there was systematic fraud behind this boom

Geek asset class sings the body electric

John Dizard on an obscure boom in the market for generation capacity

Nonsense around Puerto Rico intensifies

John Dizard tries to figure out which of the island’s bonds will be toast in a default

Long positions in Treasuries look good

It is time to sell your least-favourite dollar risk assets, says John Dizard

An over-clever way to prepare for crisis

Making money from distress is not that easy, says John Dizard

Deutsche and Goldman’s Kurdistan oil war

Seething fury surrounds the handling of competing bond issues in Iraq, writes John Dizard

Rotten heart of Europe adds Greek chapter

John Dizard asks if the euro is a fundamentally misbegotten currency

China steel dragon loses US coal appetite

It may be too late to save the coal industry from looming financial disaster, says John Dizard

A warm default with good air links

Puerto Rico is indeed distressed, but it is not some ‘American Greece’, says John Dizard

A bondage twist to corporate bond markets

John Dizard questions whether every bond should be pampered with custom-made covenants

‘Contango is driving tankers’

Beware the lure of fast money in the oil carry trade, warns John Dizard

The currency creating a ‘Chinese world’

Renminbi internationalisation will have far-reaching consequences, writes John Dizard

The US’s festering student loan problem

The experiment in paying for higher education gets a failing grade, says John Dizard

‘Greek fatigue’ plagues Ukrainian bonds

Europe’s weak support for Ukraine is a strange form of economics, says John Dizard

Systemic risk — what’s in it for me?

Career advancement becomes clearer with every whirr of the regulatory machine, says John Dizard

Comeback kid of the US environment fight

Coal-mining companies are on the legal offensive and could score some victories, writes John Dizard