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Asian Companies Have Less Debt than the World, USA Companies are Highly Leveraged

Asian Companies Have Less #Debt than the World, USA Companies are Highly Leveraged


  • World level of net debt-to-equity is 56%, USA relatively high at 75%
  • Asia has lower risk at 42%
  • Philippines highest gearing in Asia at 113%, Taiwan lowest in Asia at 25%
  • Unlike Japanese govt, its companies at low 42%


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