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5 Things to Know (1/27/20)

  • The SEC dealt a setback to BDCs after declining to exempt the market from specific fee disclosure requirements that many see as an obstacle to liquidity.
  • After issuance of €27.8bn in 2019, the Schuldschein private debt market is facing a more challenging 2020 as a slowing global economy and an increase in credit events affecting the asset class could see investors turn to less risky investment grade issuance.
  • Refinitiv LPC’s Loan Market Scorecard provides a snapshot of key statistics in the leveraged loan and high yield bond market.
  • Grocery chain Fairway Market filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on January 23 for the second time in four years. A group of lenders have agreed to provide a DIP facility of US$25m.
  • People Moves: Morgan Stanley has hired Kunal Soni from Carlyle Group’s direct lending unit; Ryan White, the head of loan trading at Scotiabank, has retired.

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Refinitiv LPC’s Loan Market Scoreboard

QTD as of 23-Jan-2020
Leveraged Loan Volume: US$20.89bn
Leveraged Loan Pipeline: US$54.93bn
Institutional Loan Volume: US$12.01bn
Institutional Loan Pipeline: US$53.10bn
LBO Loan Volume: US$2.52bn
High-Yield Bond Volume: US$25.45bn

Full scoreboard available on Refinitiv Loan Connector