- Late payers to face extra charges as well as interest on overdue bills. // Professional Engineering;6/12/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p7
Focuses on the right of business enterprises to demand a debt recovery cost payment in Great Britain. Effect of late payments on businesses; Details of the European directive; Views of the British Chambers of Commerce on the legislation.
- Long-term debt defaults hit record high in 1999. Mooney, Elizabeth V. // RCR;02/14/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 7, p28
Focuses on long-term debt corporate and sovereign issuers bond defaulters as February 2000. Factors contributing to poor performance; United States as the country with the largest source of defaults; Role of the 1997 Asian crisis in bond defaults; Significant impact on the oil and gas,...
- An analysis of default correlations and multiple defaults. Zhou, C; Chunsheng Zhou // Review of Financial Studies;Summer2001, Vol. 14 Issue 2
Evaluating default correlations or the probabilities of default by more than one firm is an important task in credit analysis, derivatives pricing, and risk management. However, default correlations cannot be measured directly, multiple-default modeling is technically difficult, and most...
- Recent economic indicators. // Business Credit;Jun98, Vol. 100 Issue 6, p68
Reports on the increase of corporate bond defaults by 45 percent in the first quarter of 1998 in the United States. Number of companies that defaulted on $3.2 billion long-term publicly held corporate debt; Comparison of defaults in 1997 to that of 1998; Which month had a high increase of defaults.
- A GLOBAL SOLUTION TO MULTINATIONAL DEFAULT. Westbrook, Jay Lawrence // Michigan Law Review;Jun2000, Vol. 98 Issue 7, p2276
Explores an international system for managing the general default of a multinational enterprise. Application of universalism in international bankruptcy; Convergence among domestic bankruptcy laws; Overview of arguments on approaches to international insolvency.
- Debt defaults reach 6-year high. Suter, Laura // Money Marketing (Online Edition);11/24/2015, p14
The article reports on the debt defaults of 62 American companies in 2015 led by energy businesses such as shale gas producers after the decline in oil and commodity prices along with another challenge in the plan of the U.S. Federal Reserve to raise interest rates.
- Defaults worst in eight years... // High Yield Report;03/15/99, Vol. 10 Issue 11, p3
Reports on Standard & Poor's Corp.'s findings on the number of companies which defaulted in 1998. Total debt of affected companies; Factors contributing to the rise in the number of defaults; Comparison with data from 1991.
- Companies Backed by Private Equity Will Face the Same or Higher Default Rates in the Year Ahead, Restructuring Experts Say. // Secured Lender;Sep2011, Vol. 67 Issue 6, p12
The article reports that private equity-backed companies will face the same or higher default rates in the U.S. in 2012, based on a survey of restructuring professionals, fund managers, investment bankers and bankruptcy lawyers conducted by AlixPartners. It says that 74 percent of senior...
- Private equity and financial stability. Gregory, David // Bank of England Quarterly Bulletin;2013 1st Quarter, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p38
In the mid-2000s, there was a dramatic increase in acquisitions of UK companies by private equity funds. The leverage on these buyouts, especially the larger ones, was high. The resulting increase in indebtedness makes those companies more susceptible to default, exposing their lenders to...