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Should the market stay this strong, at least some investors are bound to dip their toes back into stocks.
Should the market stay this strong, at least some investors are bound to dip their toes back into stocks.
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Yield-hungry markets make some deals a tough sell

You can read more of Big Deals, the Globe's exclusive report on mergers and acquisitions, here.

Nearly five years after the darkest days of the financial crisis, the main driver of markets hasn’t changed: the demand for yield.

Despite all the chatter about a great rotation into equities, and despite relatively stable, if not rising, stock markets, many investors crave the dependency of steady income streams.