Ratings Inflation Is Back, Subprime Style

Ratings firms cut a lot of slack for companies borrowing money to pay for mergers and acquisitions, helping build the highest pile of corporate debt in history. Bloomberg analyzed the biggest deals to see how that happened. (source: Bloomberg)

Will M&A Pick-Up for the Remainder of 2017?
52:29 - Bloomberg’s Jeffrey McCracken discusses the environment for mergers and acquisitions, and today’s deal involving AT&T. He speaks with Bloomberg's Alix Steel, Jonathan Ferro and David Westin on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas." (Source: Bloomberg)
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