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S&P estimates a U.S. rating downgrade costing bond investors $100B as yields rise....

S&P estimates a U.S. rating downgrade costing bond investors $100B as yields rise. Additionally, the government will face higher costs to finance its deficit. A reminder: Japan has had numerous downgrades over the past decade, only to see its financing costs continue to drop to nearly unimaginable levels.
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  • Rob Viglione
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    It'll be interesting to see if the world maintains its hunger for US debt. If not, good luck to helicopter Ben in keeping rates at "unimaginably low" levels.
    27 Jun 2011, 09:57 AM Reply Like
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