Leveraged Loan Insight & Analysis – 6/6/2016

Large arrangers have gained enough confidence to arrange and syndicate second lien facilities this quarter in the leveraged loan market. So far in 2Q16, US$2.4bn in second lien tranches have closed, a 60% improvement  from the US$1.52bn last quarter. And several second liens have even been used to finance dividend recaps – a testament to how much the leveraged loan market has changed from just one