Credit Awards Americas 2009


At this time in 2008, when Credit last had the task of deciding the winners for our Credit Awards Americas, the market was in a complete state of shock.

The collapse of Lehman Brothers in September sent all asset classes into a tailspin, with correlation spiking to unprecedented levels and many institutions forced to go to the government to avert a similar fate to Lehman. Back then, no one would have been able to predict the staggering return to health of the credit market that has taken place s