BDC Collateral provides a standardized view of the BDC asset class, arming investors, lenders, arrangers, and managers with data on nearly 100 public and private BDCs.
Refinitiv LPC has more than three decades of experience providing news, data and analysis on financial markets. Refinitiv LPC is a market leader in covering syndicated and middle market loans markets.
Currently there is no common format for quarterly updates. Mistakes as basic as classifications can be erroneous, leading to bad decisions. BDC Collateral solves this by creating a standard ID code to identify assets across multiple BDCs.
BDC Collateral leverages information from other Refinitiv LPC offerings, including LoanConnector (news/data on BDC investments), Refinitiv Eikon (market-related news, equity-level data on research, broker estimates, pricing and trading volumes, etc.), LPC Mark-to-Market Pricing Service and LPC Collateral (CLO positions).
Mapping of borrower-level information to LPC/Refinitiv services allows the inclusion of:
BDC Collateral provides a large and varied scope of data on BDCs, including, but not limited to the following: