While the popular narrative might be that bank lending is drying up, data for syndicated loans...

|By:, SA News Editor

While the popular narrative might be that bank lending is drying up, data for syndicated loans from Dealogic tells a different story: volume has roared 56% in 2011 to $1.76T in the U.S., the highest since 2007, while global volume has jumped 27% to $3.74T. JPMorgan (JPM) and BofA (BAC) have been the two biggest players.