BOSTON, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DebtX, the largest marketplace for loans, said today that Commercial Real Estate (CRE) loan prices increased across the board in January.
"Commercial real estate loan prices got off to a good start in 2014," said DebtX Managing Director Will Mercer. "We saw increases in both impaired performing and non-performing secondary market trades. CMBS loans saw a nice increase as well."
DebtX reported the following for January 2014:
- CMBS loan prices. The estimated price of whole loans securing the U.S. CMBS universe increased to 94.1% as of January 31, 2014 from 92.6% as of December 31, 2013. Loan values were 89.2% on January 31, 2013.
- Impaired performing loan prices. The weighted average monthly price of impaired performing loans traded at DebtX's marketplace was 79.8% in January 2014, up from 79.2% in December 2013. Prices were 80.0% in January 2013.
- Non-performing loan prices. The weighted average monthly price of non-performing CRE loans traded at DebtX's marketplace was 50.5% in January 2014, up from 48.4% in December 2013. Prices were 52.3% in January 2013.
- Marketplace liquidity. The Loan Liquidity Index, a monthly barometer of liquidity for pools of loans sold at DebtX, was 109.8, down from 110.2 in December 2013. The Index was 107.1 in January 2013.
DebtX provides third-party loan valuation services for both public and private clients, as well as analytics and data based on over a decade of secondary market loan sales at DebtX.
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