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Puerto Rico: downgraded again, but what does this mean?

Puerto Rico was downgraded by S&P to junk status on Tuesday, February 4th. Why does this matter? What does that really mean? As investors look at the market, they notice the credit ratings established by the most reputable companies: Moody’s and Fitch and S&P. A lower credit rating may persuade bond holders to not buy … Continue reading

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[HuffPo] Transnistria: A Country That Doesn’t Exist, But Has The Guns To Make You Think Otherwise

Commentary on: Transnistria: A Country That Doesn’t Exist, But Has The Guns To Make You Think Otherwise Article Written by: Miles Atkinson & Fleur De Weerd Article Published by: Huffington Post Read it here. “It has been called the most lawless place in Europe and is rumored to be a thriving transit zone for arms and … Continue reading