News In Brief: Corporate Defaults Hit Record: S&P

January 2002
Bond Buyer;1/15/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31304, p2
Trade Publication
Reports that annual corporate defaults have exceeded 200 for the first time with 211 issuers defaulting on multibillion dollars of debt through December 2001. Belief of the company Standards & Poor's Ratings Group regarding the improvement in the U.S. economy.


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