Loan revival proves a damp squib

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By Mike Turner
08 May 2019

The recovery in syndicated lending in EMEA has not been sharp enough to quell senior bankers’ concerns about targets for this year, even though some big deals are floating around the market.

At the beginning of the second quarter, EMEA loan heads were feeling optimistic, after a dismal first three months of 2019 for loan volume.

But just three weeks short of the half year mark, optimism is as in short supply.

“There are just not enough deals,” said one head of ...

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