November 2011 European CLO Performance Index Report: A Notable Increase In Defaulted Assets For All European CLO Cohorts Feb 12
- Language: English
- Published: February 2012
- Region: Europe
Standard & Poor's Ratings Services has assigned preliminary credit ratings to the €369.5 million floating-rate notes to be issued by Mercator CLO II PLC. At the same time, Mercator CLO II will issue €42.5 million of subordinated, unrated notes. Mercator CLO II is a bankruptcy-remote, public limited company, which was incorporated on June 14, 2006, under the laws of Ireland. Its only purposes are to acquire the portfolio, issue the notes, and engage in certain related transactions. At closing, Mercator CLO II will issue the notes, the proceeds of which, net of any upfront costs and expenses, will be used to acquire a portfolio of senior secured loans, second-lien loans, mezzanine loans, senior secured bonds, and synthetic securities (see chart...
Companies mentioned in this report are:
- Mercator CLO II PLC
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