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What to Watch (12/17/18)

  • Loan investors yanked an all-time record US$2.5bn from retail loan mutual funds for the week ending December 12.
  • Completed LBO volume tops US$154bn as lenders wrap up a few more deals in market. This represents the highest total since the record setting 2007 (US$206.5bn).
  • Middle market lenders lose liquidity premium amid syndicated market volatility. MM lenders expect fundraising to slow mildly in 2019.
  • November investment grade issuance of US$95.6bn was 27% higher year-over-year. That made for three straight months hitting the US$90bn level after a quiet July and August.

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LPC’s Loan Market Scoreboard

QTD as of 13-Dec-2018
Leveraged Loan Volume: US$215.44bn
Leveraged Loan Pipeline: US$32.41bn
Institutional Loan Volume: US$133.02bn
Institutional Loan Pipeline: US$21.18bn
LBO Volume: US$44.82bn
High-Yield Bond Volume: US$13.576bn

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