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Trade Risk Group is always striving to learn what is most important about current economic and financial conditions, and looks to consolidate the most useful information and provide it for the benefit of credit and risk management professionals.

COVID19 Newsletter

After the worst quarter in history, the S&P 500 had one of its best months on record in April. Though it remains well shy of pre-pandemic levels, this offers a flicker of hope and perhaps even a hint of market resilience. Caution is advised by a great many...

Extra Credit – Fall 2014 Newsletter

Soft Credit Insurance Market Equals Opportunities for Credit Pros Things aren’t too bad now.  Right?  Business bankruptcies are down 52.9% in the first half of 2014 compared to the same period in 2009, when corporate bankruptcies hit their peak at 60,837. Many US...

Extra Credit – Summer 2014 Newsletter

Can a Company Use Chapter 11 to Shield Itself  from All Product Liability? An interesting legal question that will be playing itself out over the next number of months is whether a company’s Chapter 11 filing gives it the ability, once it has emerged from Chapter 11,...