Key highlights include:
Breaking News: European Hybrid Issuance Grows In Popularity As More Sectors Join The Mix
The volume of hybrid capital shot to €8.2 billion in the year to March 8 2013, already topping the €5.2 billion in volume for all of 2012.
Feature Article: Shadow Banking Looks Set To Capture A Larger Share Of Project Financing
Michael Wilkins, S&P Credit Analyst, discusses the role of shadow banking in funding Europe’s infrastructure projects.
Feature Article: How S&P Treats Shareholder Loans In Analyzing U.K. Regulated Entities
Tania Tsoneva, S&P Credit Analyst, Answers Frequently Asked Questions On How Shareholder Loans Affect The Way S&P Analyzes U.K. Regulated Entities.
Feature Article: Global Ship Operators Scramble For Liquidity To Stay Afloat
Izabela Listowska, Credit Analyst at S&P, describes the challenges facing the global shipping company.