Fitch: Issuers Can Wait Out Market Disruption

Colter, Allison Bisbey
August 2011
High Yield Report;8/15/2011, p15
The article reports that Fitch Ratings believes that most high yield bonds and leveraged loans issuers are in a position to undergo a period of temporary market uncertainty, and in the case of a longer disruption period, most leveraged U.S. companies are expected to be able to hold their ratings.


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