Leveraged Loan Insight & Analysis – 11/20/2017

Primary leveraged yields tighten slightly so far in 4Q17

Yields have declined slightly in 4Q17 despite an increase in the Libor component. The average yield, assuming a three-year term to repayment is at 5.07% so far in 4Q17; slightly below the 5.16% recorded in 3Q17. Holding up the yields is the increase in the 3-month Libor, which is currently at 1.45%.