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What to Watch (3/18/19)

  • The syndicated middle market pipeline increased last week for the first time since January.
  • Middle market yields have tightened by almost 50bp so far in March.
  • Hercules Capital Chairman and CEO Manuel Henriquez voluntarily stepped aside. Henriquez has been accused of participating in a widespread college entrance bribery scheme.
  • Middle market direct lender Owl Rock is opening a new office in Silicon Valley as it expands its efforts in tech lending.
  • David Brackett will become sole chief of Antares following retirement of John Martin as co-CEO. Both are founding partners of the firm.
  • Oil and gas, wholesale and technology industries are the top 3 middle market issuance leaders by sector.

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LPC’s Loan Market Scoreboard

QTD as of 14-Mar-2019
Leveraged Loan Volume: US$121.34bn
Leveraged Loan Pipeline: US$21.93bn
Institutional Loan Volume: US$54.15bn
Institutional Loan Pipeline: US$16.44bn
LBO Volume: US$23.7bn
High-Yield Bond Volume: US$51.16bn

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