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Debenhams Plc
Bankruptcy Case Studies

Debenhams Plc's pre-pack administration takes us across the pond to the United Kingdom, where the popular British retailer collapsed in a rapid fashion.

Dean Foods Company
Blog Post

It’s rare to see a consumer staple food processing company falling into financial distress, but CreditRiskMonitor’s FRISK® score on the Dean Foods Company has been signaling elevated risk to our subscribers for more than a year.

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc.
High Risk Report

Big-time bankruptcy risk follows Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc., a boiler manufacturer that has kept its doors open while recently racking up an enormous amount of short-term debt.

Jones Energy, Inc.
Bankruptcy Case Studies

Everything's bigger in Texas -- including debt in public companies. Oil & gas leader Jones Energy, Inc. has filed for bankruptcy, and our subscribers saw it coming well in advance.

Helicopter Bankruptcies Spell Trouble for Unsecured Claims
Blog Post

The helicopter industry has seen three major bankruptcies in the last few years. Could we see a fourth? Unsecured creditors should take heed.

Hexion: FRISK® score Succeeds Where Trade Payment Data Fails
Blog Post

Although the story can be significantly different for every single public company that finds itself faced with bankruptcy, there's one familiar trend: payment data repeatedly misses the risk.

Hexion Inc.
Bankruptcy Case Studies

High-profile Hexion Inc. has met bankruptcy after years of racking up debt while paying their bills on time to avoid backlash from creditors.

Retail Downsizing Will Accelerate, With UBS Predicting 75,000 Stores Will Be Forced To Close By 2026
Media Coverage

Pamela Danziger of Forbes cites CreditRiskMonitor FRISK® score data to identify at-risk retailers during a sweeping restructure of the physical retail sector.

Payment Scores Mislead Credit Departments on Public Company Bankruptcy Risk
Blog Post

The FRISK® score cuts through the “cloaking effect” by identifying financially stressed companies with a differentiated and proprietary method that doesn't rely on payment history.

Ferrellgas Partners, L.P.
Blog Post

Never get burned by public company bankruptcy risk -- we look at how the FRISK® score can help you prevent fires within your portfolio, using Ferrellgas Partners, L.P. as a cautionary example.

FTD Companies, Inc.
High Risk Report

Floral and gifting outfit FTD Companies, Inc., parent company of ProFlowers, might not stick around to see next spring's bloom based upon their alarming financials, as discovered in this High Risk Report.

Pharmaceutical Risk
Blog Post

Two major U.S. pharmaceutical companies possess heightened bankruptcy risk largely due to lawsuits stemming from the opioid crisis. Our models are reflexive enough to give the most accurate forward-looking reads on financial risk when calamities strike.