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Lisa Abramowicz

Something to Take Edge Off Libor Gloom

The desirability of yield helps offset a recent spike in the benchmark.

There's a fierce debate raging on Wall Street: Will a key U.S. benchmark rate continue to rise, threatening the finances of thousands of companies and consumers?

Analysts at Deutsche Bank and TD Securities have staked out opposite positions on the outcome. But companies with the most at stake don't seem overly concerned; they appear to generally believe this benchmark will stabilize relative to other rates.