General Electric (GE) has refinanced $5B worth of bonds that mature in February in order to...

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General Electric (GE) has refinanced $5B worth of bonds that mature in February in order to minimize any impact from the fiscal cliff if it's not averted. "If it’s choppy, we are prepared,” CFO Keith Sherin said. The conglomerate used part of the $7B worth of bonds it raised earlier this month for the refinancing.