LCD Primers are used around the market as a starting point and reference guide for all things leveraged finance.

  • Syndicated Loan Primer
  • Rating Leveraged Loans: An Overview
  • Recovery Ratings Guidelines
  • Loan Market Services Directory

HY Bond Market Primer

High-yield market, from start to finish:

  • Background
  • Issuers
  • HY bond characteristics
  • Investors
  • Covenants
  • Bond math

European Loan Market Guide UPDATED!

Comprehensive primer for the European market, plus market history, recent trends, Recovery and Issuer Ratings developments, a State of the Market.

European Loan Glossary

From Arranger to You Snooze, You Lose. And everything inbetween.

Lessons from the Great Credit Crisis  

What the leveraged finance world should learn from the Great Recession, courtesy market experts, including LCD's Steve Miller.

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