September Commercial Chapter 11 Filings Up 16% over Last Year

The American Bankruptcy Institute said commercial Chapter 11 filings totaled 425 in September, a 16% increase over September 2016’s total of 365 filings.

August Commercial Chapter 11 Filings Increased 29% Over July

Commercial Chapter 11 filings totaled 426 in August 2017, a 29% increase over July’s total of 331 filings, according to data provided by Epiq Systems, which has partnered with the American Bankruptcy Institute.

ABI: Commercial Chapter 11s Fall 44% Sequentially, 9% Y/Y

According to the American Bankruptcy Institute, commercial Chapter 11 filings registered a 44% decrease in July with 325 filing, down from June’s total of 582. Commercial Chapter 11 filings were down 9% from last year’s 358 filings.

June Commercial Chapter 11 Filings Rise 16%, 2017 Down 7% Overall

According to the ABI and Epiq Systems, total commercial Chapter 11 bankruptcies for the month of June 2017 increased 16% but commercial Chapter 11 filings have dropped 7% in 2017 overall.

June Commercial Chapter 11 Filings Increase 16% Year/Year

According to the ABI, total commercial Chapter 11 bankruptcies for the month of June 2017 were 581, representing a 16% increase from the 502 commercial filings in June 2016.

May Y/Y Commercial Bankruptcies Increase, Chapter 11 Filings Fall

According to the American Bankruptcy Institute, citing data for Epiq Systems, total U.S. bankruptcy filings increased 5% in May 2017 compared to the same period in 2016.

Bankruptcy Filings Decrease for Sixth Straight Year in 2016

For the sixth straight year, fewer bankruptcy cases were filed. American Bankruptcy Institute Executive Director Sam Gerdano and Consultant Ed Flynn provide a more nuanced look at the patterns that emerged in 2016 and predicts a quiet year ahead.

January Total Bankruptcy Filings Up 5% From 2016

The American Bankruptcy Institute reports that total U.S. bankruptcy filings increased 5% in January 2017 from the same period last year, according to data provided by Epiq Systems.

ABI: 2016 Commercial Filings Increase 26% Year/Year

The American Bankruptcy Institute reported total commercial filings during calendar year 2016 were 37,772, up 26% from the 29,920 commercial filings in 2015.

November Commercial Bankruptcy Filings Up 26% Over Previous Year

The American Bankruptcy Institute reported U.S. commercial bankruptcy filings increased 26% in November 2016 over November of last year, according to data provided by Epiq Systems. Commercial filings totaled 2,908 in November 2016, up from the November 2015 total of 2,311.