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S&P Downgrades China
Blog Post
By CreditRiskMonitor

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.

Crowdsourcing Graph
Media Coverage

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.

Comstock Resources, Inc. High Risk Report
High Risk Report

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.
Blog Post
By CreditRiskMonitor

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.

Toys "R" Us Bankruptcy Case Study
Bankruptcy Case Studies

An iconic specialty retailer of toys and baby products, Toys "R" Us, Inc. filed for bankruptcy on Sept. 19, 2017.

Toys “R” Us Bankruptcy
Blog Post
By CreditRiskMonitor
Toys “R” Us filed for bankruptcy right before the holiday season in 2017 as suppliers began to restrict access to trade credit, setting in motion a liquidity crunch.
Webinar
10/9/17 12:00 pm EDT

CreditRiskMonitor CEO Jerry Flum answers your follow-up questions from our recent "Dr. Altman on the Mammoth Debt Problem" webinar.

Is Your Supply Chain Ready For The Holiday Push?
Blog Post
By CreditRiskMonitor

Protecting your supply chain by proactively mitigating risk against a volatile retail market provides you the ultimate gift this holiday season.

J.Crew Group, Inc.
High Risk Report

Brick-and-mortar retailer J.Crew presents a major risk to credit and supply managers, with a bottom FRISK® score of "1." 

Risky Credits in the Grocery Aisle
Blog Post
By CreditRiskMonitor

As Amazon acquires Whole Foods, risk increases for several public grocery chains that now have less margin for error.

Ten Large Corporations Combating Severe Financial Distress
Blog Post
By CreditRiskMonitor

For Armstrong Energy, J.Crew and iHeartMedia, most if not all of their assets are liabilities, putting trade creditors in a dangerous position.

Consequences of Financial Difficulty that Could Lead to Supply Chain Disruption
Blog Post
By CreditRiskMonitor

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 of Anixter International, Inc.
Customer Story

Mike Ellis, head of Accounts Receivable Risk and Reporting for Anixter, leverages data from CreditRiskMonitor to avoid risk for his $7.6 billion company.

Webinar
9/27/17 11:00 am EDT

Dr. Ed Altman and CreditRiskMonitor CEO Jerry Flum talked about the mammoth debt problem facing the world in a recent webinar.

What Supply Chain Professionals and Credit Managers Need to Know About the Debt Crisis
Blog Post
By CreditRiskMonitor

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?

Insolvency Across Borders: China
Blog Post
By CreditRiskMonitor

Transparency in China is low, which makes business dealings a little murky. Here’s what you need to know to arm yourself against risk.

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