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China culls spend in response to US trade hostility

Restrictions imposed over national security concerns have taken their toll on US communities dependent on foreign-owned projects

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‘Higher for longer’ fears fade at first sign of a slowdown

Weaker economic data have helped bolster prices in the battered US bond market

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Floating-rate exposure set to cause more balance-sheet pain

Leveraged companies that did not hedge against rising rates may be forced to tap cash reserves to cover spending

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Higher for longer

This series examines the powerful ripple effects of extended high interest rates across businesses, governments and economies around the globe

logo.png  By NB  Nov 7, 2023