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06.12.18

Four financial leaders were asked for their take on how long-term financing meets the needs of their businesses, this is how they answered.

 

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06.11.18

World financial markets reacted with revulsion on May 29 to adverse political developments within Italy, as risk assets fell sharply, triggering a classic flight to safety. Equity and credit markets worldwide plunged in value while prices of US, German, and Japanese government debt rose sharply in value. This week’s Economic Perspective provides an update of political, economic, and policy developments within Italy along with a preliminary forecast of future trends.

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06.07.18
Guest contributor Richard Hokenson, pioneer in the application of demographics to economic and financial market forecasting, provides his insights on employment.
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05.30.18

There are key considerations for companies interested in adding long-term financing to their capital structure, this infographic highlights our top 10.

 

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05.21.18

The U.S. banking sector has been in an extended period of rehabilitation since its near collapse in the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis. The results of this arduous recapitalization process have been extremely encouraging: Balance sheets have been restored to the strongest health in decades and earnings, cash flow, and dividends are in a solid recovery phase. This week’s Economic Perspective examines the current fundamental health of the banking sector and provides a forecast of industry trends.

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05.17.18

Prudential Capital’s Mark Hoffmeister, Matthew Harvey, Steve Szejner and Julie Langdon illustrate how Prudential Capital acts as a mezzanine financing provider.

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05.14.18

Financial markets remain under pressure as investors grapple with uncertainties involving world economic growth, corporate profit margins, inflation, a flattening yield curve, monetary policy and trade policy. This week’s Mid-Quarter Economic Review provides an analysis of each of these critical variables and updates our economic forecast for this year and 2019.

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05.14.18

When companies are looking for long-term financing, there are tw0 sources they can go to: private placement investors and public bond buyers. Here are the advantages and disadvantages of each.

 

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05.10.18
Guest contributor Richard Hokenson, pioneer in the application of demographics to economic and financial market forecasting, provides his insights on wage inflation.
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05.03.18
Guest contributor Richard Hokenson, pioneer in the application of demographics to economic and financial market forecasting, provides his insights on the PCE deflator.
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05.01.18

There are several strategic benefits long-term financing has over short-term financing. Discover how long-term financing could be useful for your business.

 

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04.26.18
Guest contributor Richard Hokenson, pioneer in the application of demographics to economic and financial market forecasting, provides his insights on family employment.
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04.25.18

2018 has seen an escalating series of trade disputes involving the U.S. and key trading partners. How severe an impact might these protectionist impulses have on global growth? Our latest economic issue focus answers this question.

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04.24.18

Download our complete guide to mezzanine financing and find out how mezzanine could enable you to achieve your goals for growth, ultimately transforming your business.

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04.19.18
Guest contributor Richard Hokenson, pioneer in the application of demographics to economic and financial market forecasting, provides his insights on the mobility of Americans.
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04.19.18

Prudential Capital’s Mark Hoffmeister, Dianna Carr, Matthew Harvey, Steve Szejner and Julie Langdon define ‘mezzanine financing’ and share how issuing mezzanine can transform businesses.


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04.12.18
Guest contributor Richard Hokenson, pioneer in the application of demographics to economic and financial market forecasting, provides his insights on CPI inflation and wages.
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