BofA expects share of CCC loans in CLO portfolios to increase

BofA Securities expects the CCC share of leveraged loans in collateralized loan obligation portfolios to increase by 0.5% to 0.7% in August as a result of a pick up in downgrades.

  • In July, the pace of CCC downgrades in CLOs went up, reversing an 18-month trend of a stable or declining CCC concentration, wrote BofA analysts led by Pratik Gupta in their weekly note
    • Debt issuers including Avaya, Bausch Health Cos. and Weber-Stephen Products LLC were downgraded by S&P Global Ratings

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