The BDC Reporter contends with an avalanche of BDC earnings reports, but notes very few setbacks. Market prices revive on the general optimism.
We annotate Gladstone Capital’s calendar IVQ 2020 conference call transcript, armed with our review of the latest 10-Q.
The shaking and rattling of prices in the BDC Fixed Income sector quieted this week. We review the metrics and news developments affecting issuers. The BDC Reporter, though, explains why coming weeks may not be as quiet as this one.
The huge BDC rally of the week before came to a halt, but there were plenty of interesting and unusual price and news developments. The BDC Reporter takes this opportunity to worry aloud about what may lie ahead from a credit standpoint in a very uncertain economic, political and financial environment. Read with a stiff drink.
We re-publish an article about a Gladstone Capital portfolio company recently added to the underperformers list due to the Covid-19 crisis, one of many such BDC-financed companies impacted by the changed environment.
The BDC Reporter – using the resources of Advantage Data and its own research – analyzes BDC exposure to a segment of the oil & gas industry. Second in a series.
BDC Fixed Income prices have held up well during the first two weeks of the market meltdown. However, with changes in interest rate and credit conditions changing quickly, what might happen next to prices and new issuance ?
The BDC Fixed Income median price barely changed for the week, but there was a shift among issues trading below par. Otherwise, new issue activity remained high and more is promised. It’s been a busy month for BDC unsecured debt and for the Reporter.
BDC Fixed Income prices didn’t change much on the week, but the capital markets for new unsecured debt issuance were very busy and the BDC Fixed Income landscape is rapidly changing.