Index Commentary - April 2021

The U.S. leveraged loan market resumed its rally in April after hitting pause in March, despite a notable boost in the net supply of new issues. Once again, the search for yield provided a tailwind to the asset class, especially at the risker end of the spectrum. As a result, loans offering higher spreads — whether due to lower rating, second-lien status, sector or other factors — outperformed.

Downloads
File
Index-Commentary-April-2021.pdf

Become a Member

Membership in the LSTA offers numerous benefits and opportunities. Chief among them is the opportunity to participate in the decision making process that ultimately establishes loan market standards, develops market practices, and influences the market’s direction.

View Current Members

Our Partners

cusip-global-services-vector-logo.svgFitch Group logoRefinitiv-(March-2019)SP-Global-Market-Intelligence
Total Results: 

Sort by:

Flooring It! LIBOR vs. SOFR

Interest rate floors have been in flux in the past year – and floor economics currently are moving against lenders. Prior to the Covid-19 crisis,…

Digital Asset Financing – Market Update

The LSTA hosted a webinar, Digital Asset Financing - Market Update, presented by Alexander Grisham and Matthew Frankle of Haynes and Boone LLP and Rene…