Three multi-billion dollar Chinese companies - Yingli, MIE and Ji Lin - each have a highly leveraged capital structure and, if not addressed, could find themselves on the path of corporate failure.
Published in CRF’s quarterly journal, The Credit and Financial Management Review, this article discusses how crowdsourcing the research activity of corporate credit professionals provides an early warning of business counterparty financial risk.
CreditRiskMonitor’s proprietary FRISK® score has Texas-based energy company Comstock Resources, Inc. (NYSE: CRK) at a "1," the highest probability of bankruptcy in the next 12 months.
The FRISK® score is a game-changing tool that combines several key inputs to assess bankruptcy risk. The first of a five-part look at these inputs, here’s how the stock market plays a role.
An iconic specialty retailer of toys and baby products, Toys "R" Us, Inc. filed for bankruptcy on Sept. 19, 2017.
CreditRiskMonitor CEO Jerry Flum answers your follow-up questions from our recent "Dr. Altman on the Mammoth Debt Problem" webinar.
Protecting your supply chain by proactively mitigating risk against a volatile retail market provides you the ultimate gift this holiday season.
Brick-and-mortar retailer J.Crew presents a major risk to credit and supply managers, with a bottom FRISK® score of "1."
As Amazon acquires Whole Foods, risk increases for several public grocery chains that now have less margin for error.
For Armstrong Energy, J.Crew and iHeartMedia, most if not all of their assets are liabilities, putting trade creditors in a dangerous position.
Companies in your supply chain could be signaling financial distress and when you know how to spot signs of risk, you put yourself in a position to proactively protect your business.
Mike Ellis, head of Accounts Receivable Risk and Reporting for Anixter, leverages data from CreditRiskMonitor to avoid risk for his $7.6 billion company.
Dr. Ed Altman and CreditRiskMonitor CEO Jerry Flum talked about the mammoth debt problem facing the world in a recent webinar.
Credit debt – with interest rates at record lows – is a burgeoning worldwide problem. Will heightened risk hit your customer portfolio this year and if so, how can you get yourself ready for the fallout?
Transparency in China is low, which makes business dealings a little murky. Here’s what you need to know to arm yourself against risk.