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Credit and supply chain risk change quickly. Check back regularly for the latest news and points of view
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Sears Holdings’ (NYSE: SHLD) financial condition appears more challenged than ever given its mounting debt load, shrinking asset portfolio, and ongoing operating losses.

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Do Fed rate hikes mean financial distress for your portfolio? Assess potential risk in your portfolio with these tools.

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SolarWorld AG (ETR: SWVK), one of the largest German-based solar product manufacturers, recently filed for insolvency. Management announced that this unfortunate outcome resulted from ongoing product price erosion, coupled with its cumbersome debt load.

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Public company credit risk is more pervasive than you think. Do you know how much is in your portfolio?

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A healthy supply chain is key to a sustainable, thriving business model, putting immense pressure on the procurement professional as the first line of defense. 

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Learn how we can provide early warning on critical supplier financial risk:  Visit us at ISM2017 in Orlando, at Booth 717. 

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The new crowdsourcing component of the FRISK® score helps identify public company financial risk more quickly and with better precision. The research activity of procurement, credit, and other financial professionals are collectively the vital driver of this proprietary model component.

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Retailers across the board are still under tremendous pressure as consumers shift toward online shopping.

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The avalanche of print media digital disruptions may claim yet another daily news publisher. See the financial red flags that point to a possible bankruptcy filing by The McClatchy Company.

Class Dismissed for Gymboree? Peer Analysis Pinpoints Financial Distress
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Even in the financially distressed retail sector, Gymboree Corporation is severely under-performing and bankruptcy risk is high.  

When management agrees to contribute trade data, it's win win
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Here's how to convince your management to get on board, for customized Trade Contributor reports that provide insight into your financial risk. 

Custom Trade Data reports with credit risk insights
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Are you taking advantage of the insight your own data can offer? Learn how the Trade Contributor Program saves you time and drills into credit risk, absolutely free.

 Will IGNITE Be the Next Restaurant Bankruptcy in 2017?
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Although the restaurant industry is showing signs of growth in 2017, consumers are still looking elsewhere for dinner.

Ezra Holdings: The Latest Energy Business Bankruptcy, But Not the Last
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Continued struggles in the energy industry have claimed yet another victim. See the financial red flags to look out for in your oil & gas counterparties.

Business Bankruptcy: Unilife Corp. Pulls the Plug
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We predicted that medical device maker Unilife Corp. was headed for bankruptcy in our High Risk Report; they finally pulled the plug. What can we learn from their financial distress?

Supply Chain Financial Risk By The Numbers: Is It On Your Radar? 5 Strategies to Manage Critical Supplier Financial Risk
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Supplier financial distress can blindside procurement, and disrupt operations. Here are five helpful supplier management strategies, to help you ward off disruption.

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