Leveraged Loan Insight & Analysis – 4/8/2024

1Q24 US Leveraged volume up 46% year over year; Highest quarterly total in over 2 years


US leveraged lenders completed US$347.5bn of issuance across the high yield bond and leveraged loan markets in 1Q24, a 46% increase compared to the same time last year and the strongest quarterly results since 4Q21. More interesting was the mix of assets which supported borrowers.