Deep cracks are surfacing in global corporate debt markets. The timing of corporate bankruptcies is always difficult to predict, yet FRISK® score trends show that the odds of a bankruptcy wave have measurably increased.
In 2022, end users are leveraging CreditRiskMonitor®’s API to improve workflow efficiency, and communicate reliable, reputable data across their entire teams. This scalable data provides automation for company evaluations to improve credit reviews, cash collections, and minimize receivable write-downs.
Sanctions have delivered significant financial stress to the Russian government and corporations alike. Overall, many Russian companies have dropped into – or have sunk further down into – the FRISK® score red zone, indicating heightened financial stress and corporate failure risk.
The media and financial institutions, including the Federal Reserve, underreport the proliferation of zombie firms, a frightening reality you must not ignore. Learn how you can use the FRISK® score and other CreditRiskMonitor® report features to protect your company from bankruptcy-prone zombies.
With inflation running hot, the U.S. Federal Reserve has embarked on a rate hike agenda. Financially weak companies with material near-term maturities are struggling and, in some cases, bankruptcy could be imminent.
The Russia/Ukraine conflict has pushed oil prices above $100 USD per barrel, further impacting the profitability, or lack thereof, of the airline industry. We identify airlines most at risk of bankruptcy.
Companies have been ramping up efforts in nearshoring their purchased goods from Mexico and Canada while keeping other regions steady. This trend indicates supply chains are focused on dual sourcing and seeking alternative suppliers.
The COVID-19 pandemic swiftly delivered hundreds of bankruptcy filings in 2020. Here in 2022, geopolitical tensions, supply chain challenges, and tightening credit conditions could lead to a similar devastating outcome.
With more than two decades' worth of usage data on the research patterns of credit and procurement professionals in hand, CreditRiskMonitor® has discovered that the aggregate sentiment signals displayed by this group are highly predictive of company bankruptcy.
As the Bank of England has already raised interest rates in the U.K., the U.S. Federal Reserve is telegraphing at least three interest rate hikes in 2022. With interest rates on the rise, many companies will go from muddling through to facing extreme financial duress.