A Better Solution for Identifying Syndicated Loans? The FIGI ID System Provides Consistency and Transparency

Syndicating loans has pitfalls for both investors looking for deals and financial institutions packaging the loans. The Financial Instrument Global Identifier (FIGI) streamlines the process and adds transparency to assist both lenders and investors. Mark Betteridge explains how to use this new standard.

Looking Back to Move Forward: The Syndicated Loan Market — Yesterday and Today

In an effort to provide an end-of-the-year update on the syndicated loan market, Trimingham’s Hugh Larrett-Smith discusses the sector both here and abroad with leading lenders. He also offers an historical perspective detailing the success of Bernard Baruch and how syndicated loans have thrived throughout the centuries.