Puerto Rico creditors make counter offer

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Investors seek to avoid haircut while providing debt relief

PE savours winter of discount debt

Funds buy distressed corporate debt and secure double-digit returns

US yield curve narrows to 8-year low

Flattening in Treasury spreads signals economic fears

Puerto Rico to restructure electric utility

Deal to cut Prepa $9bn debt seen as model for other troubled entities

‘Mrs Watanabe’ burnt by Japan Post Bank

New investors suffer as negative rates shatter business model

Bear market blindsides bank stocks

Profits will be made from this scare, but there is no harm in waiting for them

Deutsche Bank shares rally sharply

German bank leads recovery in European financial stocks

Wall Street struggles in choppy trading

Brent oil sinks to two-week low

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Icahn nurses paper losses on energy bets

Activist’s company is trading at lowest level in three years

Deutsche eyes multibillion bond buyback

German bank steps up efforts to shore up tumbling shares

EU probes rigging of $1.5tn debt market

Government-sponsored bond issuance under scrutiny

10-year Japanese bond yield below zero

Japan enters new JGB era as yen rises and banking stocks swoon

Investors buy CDS amid bank bond fears

High trading volumes come as Deutsche woes intensify

Why coco bonds are worrying investors

Questions are raised over banks’ ability to make coupon payments

Asset managers step into the frame

EU capital market initiative will provide further opportunities

From ‘patient’ to ‘shadow’ capital

$287bn was raised by private equity in 2015, but some report that deployment has slowed

Financial innovation boosts funding

New investment vehicles and structures are changing the game for capital-hungry businesses

Bank stocks hammered as equities sell off

Risk aversion lifts Treasuries and gold

Eurozone bank coco bonds extend slide

Deutsche, Santander and UniCredit bonds fall to fresh price lows

Debt markets muscle in on student loans

Increasingly cut-throat market for international students