Insolvency rules often vary from one country to the next. Here’s what you need to know when working with the European Union.
Multi-billion dollar utility GenOn Energy Inc. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy restructuring on June 14, 2017. This outcome primarily resulted from GenOn's excessive debt load and persistent weakness in natural gas prices.
Inventure Foods (NASDAQ: SNAK), a producer of various food brands, currently appears to be in financial trouble. Over the last year, its FRISK® score has declined to the worst possible rating of "1," a major warning sign.
The retail industry is unstable and suffering, but there are still many companies thriving. You can benefit by learning about what’s working for them.
Brazil's political corruption scandal has found its way into many executive suites. This ongoing challenge adds to the business headwinds from the country's three-year economic contraction.
Public company defaults and restructurings adversely affect commercial creditors more often than one might think. Our FRISK® score gives financial professionals the ability to assess financial risk in real time for a portfolio of public companies.
Gymboree filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on June 11th, shortly after defaulting on its debt. This struggling retailer is another example of the ongoing credit risks still percolating across the retail industry.
Retailer 99 Cents Only Stores might be too cheap to compete. Even though discount variety stores have performed quite well over the last few years due to secular economic trends, marginal operators like 99 Cents Only are struggling.
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Moody’s downgraded China’s debt rating from Aa3 (S&P: AA-) to A1 (S&P: A+) in May 2017, given widespread expansion of debt in addition to its expectation of slowing economic growth.