LCD (Leveraged Commentary & Data), a unit of S&P, uploaded video analysis on the European and U.S. leveraged loan markets for February 2012, and showed charts of the:
S&P/LSTA Leveraged Loan Index;
U.S. and European LCD Flow Name Composite (15 largest, most liquid names);
U.S. Volume of New Institutional Loans;
U.S. Average New-Issue Loan Clearing Yield;
U.S. Amend-to-Extend, High-Yield Bond Take-out Volume ($billions);
U.S. Opportunistic Deal Flow (Repricings, Dividends);
U.S. Leveraged Loan Default Rate;
European HY Bond Flow Name Prices;
ELLI Multi-currency Loan Return (monthly);
European New-issue: Loans vs. HY Bonds;
ELLI Default Rates - European Leveraged Loans.
And then they provided upcoming trends. Keep an eye on these trends in the illiquid institutional credit markets.
Videos courtesy of LDC on Youtube (http://www.youtube.com/user/LCDcomps). Here is their website, https://www.lcdcomps.com/lcd/index.html.