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Debtwire Middle-Market – 1/13/2020

Loan repricing streak continues into 2020, spreads to single-B names Source: Debtwire Par Institutional loan repricings have continued their hot streak into 2020, with USD 17.9bn of repricings in the syndicated loan pipeline as of January 15. This represents roughly half of all institutional loans currently in the syndication phase. 2019 was a light year

Debtwire Middle-Market – 1/6/2020

Source: Cliffwater Direct Lending Index and BofA Merrill Lynch US High Yield Effective Yield The red line in the chart is the *Cliffwater Direct Lending Index (CDLI) current yield, which is based on the investment income of the underlying assets held by public and private BDCs. BDCs invest in middle market companies, and the Index

Debtwire Middle-Market – 12/16/2019

Source: Cliffwater Direct Lending Index and BofA Merrill Lynch US High Yield Effective Yield The red line in the chart is the *Cliffwater Direct Lending Index (CDLI) current yield, which is based on the investment income of the underlying assets held by public and private BDCs. BDCs invest in middle market companies, and the Index

Debtwire Middle-Market – 12/9/2019

High yield bond issuance climbs sharply in November,up 41% YoY Source: Debtwire Par High yield bond issuance continued its hot streak following a November which saw USD 37bn in volume including over USD 17bn in new money financings, and it was easily the largest amount of deal flow this year. Another USD 4bn of issuance

Debtwire Middle-Market – 12/2/2019

Source: Cliffwater Direct Lending Index and BofA Merrill Lynch US High Yield Effective Yield The red line in the chart is the *Cliffwater Direct Lending Index (CDLI) current yield, which is based on the investment income of the underlying assets held by public and private BDCs. BDCs invest in middle market companies, and the Index

Debtwire Middle-Market – 11/25/2019

175bps margins dominate recent wave of loan repricings Source: Debtwire Par The recent jump in repricing activity has been marked by loans repricing to the 175bps margin area. This is in sharp contrast to last year when loan repricings were often at much higher price points. So far in 4Q19, a whopping 80% of loan

Debtwire Middle-Market – 11/18/2019

Source: Cliffwater Direct Lending Index and BofA Merrill Lynch US High Yield Effective Yield The red line in the chart is the *Cliffwater Direct Lending Index (CDLI) current yield, which is based on the investment income of the underlying assets held by public and private BDCs. BDCs invest in middle market companies, and the Index

Debtwire Middle-Market – 11/11/2019

Higher rated loan repricing volume jumps Source: Debtwire Par Institutional loan repricing activity jumped sharply in October to USD 13.9bn, exceeding the combined USD 8.6bn recorded in the first nine months of the year. Of October’s USD 13.9bn, Charter Communications accounted for a large chunk (USD 6.2bn) of the total....

Debtwire Middle-Market – 11/4/2019

Source: Cliffwater Direct Lending Index and BofA Merrill Lynch US High Yield Effective Yield The red line in the chart is the *Cliffwater Direct Lending Index (CDLI) current yield, which is based on the investment income of the underlying assets held by public and private BDCs. BDCs invest in middle market companies, and the Index

Debtwire Middle-Market – 10/28/2019

Underperforming credits getting hit harder in the secondary loan market Source: Debtwire Par, Markit The leveraged loan market has become more bifurcated, with underperforming credits getting hit harder in the secondary market. Despite the loan default rate remaining low in the 1.5% area, the share of loans priced at less than 90 cents on the