9fin seeks a distressed debt reporter

Technology has revolutionized equity markets with electronic trading, quant algos and instantaneous news. However, in debt capital markets, the picture is completely different. It still behaves like it’s in the 1980s; trillions of dollars of trades are placed over the phone, news is slow, and corporate credit information is imperfect and scattered. Our mission is […]

9fin hires Frumes to lead coverage of distressed debt and restructuring

9fin announced Monday that Max Frumes has joined the company to oversee global coverage of distressed debt and restructuring. Frumes co-authored one of the definitive books on distressed debt — “The Caesars Palace Coup.” He joins from LevFin Insights, where he ran the special situations news team globally. Before that, he was instrumental in setting up […]

Bloomberg’s Reyes joins 9fin to cover distressed debt

Max Reyes has joined 9fin as a reporter covering distressed debt. He has been at Bloomberg News covering billionaire Warren Buffett and his company Berkshire Hathaway Inc. He also covered regional banks and insurance companies. Reyes previously co-op interned at the Boston Globe and also worked as a messenger covering metro news. He also interned at WBUR and the Boston […]

Butt departs Bloomberg for 9fin to be deputy distressed editor

Bloomberg News reporter Rachel Butt has been hired as deputy distressed editor at 9fin, where she will cover news on troubled companies, help guide reporters and edit stories. She starts her job next week in New York. Butt was previously a reporter with Bloomberg, covering debt restructurings and bankruptcies. Prior to Bloomberg, which she joined […]

Brooke departs Bloomberg for 9fin

David Brooke has joined AI powered financial data platform 9fin as a private credit editor. Recently, he was a private credit reporter at Bloomberg. Prior to joining Bloomberg, Brooke was a senior correspondent at Refinitiv, where he covered the US private credit and secondary loan market. She served as EMEA middle markets loans reporter at […]