Leveraged Loan Insight & Analysis – 5/23/2016

Downward flexes continue at the forefront of flex activity so far in May. There have been three times more downward price flexes than upward price revisions this month. However, with nine downward flexes so far, May is trailing the 24 price cuts tracked in April. Terms continue to favor issuers this quarter, and at 33 so far, downward price flexes are up over four times the total logged in 1Q16. At the same time,