In the distressed debt world, it is helpful to know who you are up against and who's side you are playing for in a particular deal. But how do you find this information out? Let's use Tribune as an example.
...3. HBD and YCST represent a number of individual creditors in connection with holdings of indebtedness governed by the Credit Agreement, dated as of May 17, 2007 (as amended, the “Credit Agreement”), by and among Tribune, each lender from time to time party thereto, and certain financial institutions as administrative agent, syndication agent, codocumentation agents, and joint lead arrangers and joint bookrunners.4. The names and addresses of the creditors currently represented by HBD and YCST (collectively, the “Lenders”) are identified on Exhibit A, attached hereto. The aggregate principal amount of claims held by the Lenders against the Debtors currently totals approximately $3.8 billion.