LCDX Index Soars Past Par

R. K.
January 2010
Bank Loan Report;1/11/2010, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the positive activity of the loan market with the continued increase of its average price on Markit's Loan Credit Default Swap Index (LCDX) index in 2010 in the U.S. It notes that the index's average price attained 104.13 since October 2007. However, the average spread on the LCDX is falling from 427.09 bps to 393.63 bps. It also mentions the Standard and Poor's Loan Syndications and Trading Association Leveraged Loan 100 Index which also reported an increase on prices.


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