Loan Market Goes Downscale
- The Integration of the Corporate Bond and Commercial Loan Markets. // Financial Market Trends;Oct2003, Issue 85, p51
This article looks at recent trends and developments in syndicated loan markets in the OECD area, focusing in particular on the growing integration of the corporate bond and syndicated loan markets. Syndicated loans have been around for centuries, but volume grew tremendously in the 1990's,...
- Loan Traders Face More Complex Market. // Bank Loan Report;4/11/2005, Vol. 20 Issue 14, p1
Reports on the changes in the syndicated loan market in the U.S. Growth in the number and type of investors; Complexity of credit portfolios; Improvement in the trading of high yield bond fund.
- Softer than expected third quarter doesn't dishearten loan syndicators. Shaw, Joy; Phadungchai, Naruth // Investment Dealers' Digest;10/25/99, Vol. 65 Issue 42, p12
Reports on United States loan syndicators' reaction to the weak syndicated loan market in the third quarter of 1999. Volatility in the bond market as a reason for the decline; Year 2000 computing crisis concerns' influence on third quarter activity; Lack of consensus on market performance for...
- Investment Grade Volume Plummets And Deal Terms Loosen. Hintze, John // Bank Loan Report;5/19/2003, Vol. 18 Issue 20, p1
Reports on the state of the volume of investment grade syndicated loans in the U.S. as of May 2003. Fall in Thomson Financial's investment grade transactions; Competition from the bond market; Decision of bankers to manage their portfolios on some rational basis.
- Emerging Markets Look to Loans. Iyer, Savita // High Yield Report;04/17/2000, Vol. 11 Issue 16, p14
Reports that the syndicated loan market may lure emerging markets corporate issuers from the bond market.
- Q1 Changes in Syndicated Loan Market Set Tone for Activity in Q2. Phadungchai, Naruth; Shaw, Joy C. // Bank Loan Report;04/10/2000, Vol. 15 Issue 15, p1
Reports on the status of the United States syndicated loan market in the first quarter of 2000. Refinancing transaction; Opportunistic lending; Investor preference for BB-rated issues.
- Loans: On The Edge. Burns, Mairin // Investment Dealers' Digest;10/15/2001, Vol. 67 Issue 38, pN.PAG
Focuses on the performance of the syndicated loan market in the U.S. Effects of trading-driven approach of institutionalization in the syndicated loan industry on investment banks; Response of the syndicated market during 1998 debt crisis and prevailing economic conditions; Comparison between...
- Behind the Numbers, US Loan Market in the Throes of Change. Segar, Joseph // Bank Loan Report;7/9/2001, Vol. 16 Issue 27, p1
Reports on the multi-billion dollar deals posted by the U.S. syndicated loan market in the first half of 2001. Effect of economic uncertainty; Changes in lending and capital allocation practices; Deterioration of credit quality.
- . . . And Drive Loan Market In First Half. Nugent, John // Bank Loan Report;7/9/2001, Vol. 16 Issue 27, p1
Reports on the multi-billion dollar total issuance in Europe's syndicated loan market for the first half of 2001. Increase in leveraged buyouts; Reluctance of banks to arrange financing for the telecommunication sector.