Structured Bonds - All Articles

  • What the ECB does to corporate capital structures

    It’s hard to shed too many tears when a leveraged private equity company with stacks of non-recourse debt transforms into a respectable listed investment grade corporate, with the attendant switch from mammoth securitization financings to regular unsecured vanilla bonds. But monetary policy is now systematically pushing in this direction.

  • Italian NPLs, bumper UKAR deal could accelerate European loan sales

    Sales of Italian assets have driven European loan sales past the figure reached last year, according to a new report from Deloitte, which also said it expects loan sales by the Bradford & Bingley mortgage book owner UK Asset Resolution (UKAR) to boost volumes in the UK market.