Bubble-Era Financing Returns as Profits Falter

Bubble-Era Financing Returns as Profits Falter

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Mizuho, Japan’s third-biggest bank by market value, sold $1.5 billion of five-year notes to yield 90 basis points more than similar-maturity Treasuries and $1 billion of 10-year debt at a relative yield of 130 basis points, Bloomberg data show.