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Investment grade corporate bonds yields just hit an all-time low.  (FT)

How bad can things be if MasterCard ($MA) is killing it?  (Money Game)

Spinoff fever continues as Kraft ($KFT) decides to split in two.  (Dealbook)

Pfizer ($PFE) wants to take Lipitor OTC. (WSJ)

Google ($GOOG) is none too happy about the escalating patent war.  (TechCrunch, ibid)

On the prospects for QE3.  (Real Time Economics, MarketBeatPragmatic Capitalism, Money Game)

Japan follows Switzerland  into the land of currency intervention.  (Bloomberg, FT Alphaville)

Brazil is doing everything it can to keep down the value of the Real.  (WSJ)

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