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Loan Market Insight

Outlook on the 2018 Leveraged Finance Market (November 2017)
Moody's Report

Leveraged Finance Newsletter (October 2017)
Moody's Report

Speculative-grade Non-financial Corporates- EMEA (September 2017)
Moody's Report

Money Can Buy You Wallet Share (September 2017)
Dealogic Insight

Europe's Highly Indebted Corporates Binge on More Debt (October 2017)
Dealogic Insight

LevFin Revenue Bonanza (October 2017)
Dealogic Insight

Q217 European Leveraged Loan Chart Book (August 2017)
Fitch Ratings Report

European Leveraged Credit Risk Tempered by Lessons from 2005-2007 (September 2017)
Fitch Ratings Report

Global Loan Market Data & Analytics (October 2017)
Thomson Reuters LPC Report

Secondary Market Volumes (Q3 2017)
Thomas Reuters LPC Report

Leveraged Finance Chart Book Europe (Q3 2017)
Bloomberg Report

EMEA Syndicated Loan Insights (October 2017)
Bloomberg Report

CreditMatters EMEA (October 2017)
S&P Global Ratings Services Report

Capital Markets View: High Yield and Leveraged Finance (September 2017)
S&P Global Ratings Services Report

Infrastructure Finance Outlook Newsletter (Q2 2017)
S&P Global Ratings Services Report


Spotlight on the potential discontinuation of LIBOR

This video interview with Clare Dawson, Chief Executive of the LMA, considers the potential discontinuation of LIBOR.

LMA issues minor updates to real estate finance facility agreements

We have published revised versions of our Single Currency Term Facility Agreement for Real Estate Finance Multiproperty Investment Transactions, Single Currency Term Facility Agreement for Real Estate Finance Development Transactions, and the respective user guides. The changes include updated cross-references across the documents.

Recent LMA Submissions

LMA submission to the House of Lords EU Select Committee inquiry: 'Brexit: deal or no deal'

LMA responds to EU call for feedback on the Development of Secondary Markets for Non-Performing Loans

LMA responds to Bank of England White Paper: SONIA as the RFR and approaches to adoption

LMA submission to BEIS regarding proposed Business Contract Terms (Assignment of Receivables) Regulations 2017

LMA responds to Federal Reserve System Request for Information relating to the production of rates


Snapshot on the Outlook for the Global Economy

We spoke to Trevor Williams, Chair of the IEA Shadow Monetary Policy Committee and Economic Consultant at TW Research, following our 2017 annual Syndicated Loans Conference. Trevor discusses the impact of macro-economic and political risks on the economy and what will happen to interest rates.


LMA November 2017 Monthly Update

For the latest documentation updates, regulatory submissions, legal and regulatory news, and upcoming LMA events.

LMA updates Secondary Documents to reflect, amongst other things, recent changes to ERISA

We have updated the following documents from our secondary debt trading suite:
1. Terms and Conditions
2. Participation Agreements
3. Secondary Debt Trading Documentation Users Guide