Leveraged loan market sees a pick-up
in M&A-related deals and dividend recaps
Source: Debtwire Par
Following on from September, the month of October is seeing a steady stream of leveraged loan deals, comprised of M&A-related transactions, dividend recaps and refinancings. On a positive note for lenders, M&A-related institutional loan deal flow has topped USD 9bn so far in October with another USD 6.25bn in syndication. Prominent LBO deals in the calendar include 1-800 Contacts, Help at Home, Service Logic and Team Services Group.