CIT Prepays $500M of Senior Loans

Colter, Allison Bisbey
July 2011
High Yield Report;7/18/2011, p20
The article focuses on the 500 million U.S. dollars prepaid by CIT Group for its 3 billion first-lien term loan in July 2011, which is part of the 10.5 billion U.S. dollars in first lien and second lien debt eliminated by the company since recovering from bankruptcy in 2009.


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