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Garnet to participate in industry conferences CBA LIVE and LendIt USA

March 2015

Publication: PR Newswire
Featuring: Lou Dipalma
“In March and mid-April, loan sale advisory firm Garnet Capital Advisors plans to attend two industry conferences in Florida and New York..."  Read the article

Garnet to exhibit at the Debt Buyers Association (DBA) International conference

January 2015

Publication: PR Newswire
Featuring: Lou Dipalma
"Attending the DBA has become the critical kick-off to our year," DiPalma said. "This conference brings important industry participants together and the association focuses on how to promote industry best practices and communication in many ways..."  Read the article

Regulation and the Debt Sales Market: How Do You Adapt?

October 2014

Publication: DBA Magazine
Featuring: Sean McVity & Andy Carlson
“To work effectively in the new system, one has to understand the parts of the new regulatory apparatus and how they impact the roles of all parties in the debt sales space…”  Read the article

Problems Riddle Moves to Collect Credit Card Debt

August 12, 2012

Publication: nytimes.com
Featuring: 
"The same problems that plagued the foreclosure process — and prompted a multibillion-dollar settlement with big banks — are now emerging in the debt collection practices of credit card companies..."  Read the article

Home Sales Held Hostage by Junior Lien Holders: Mortgages

July 23, 2012

Publication: Businessweek.com
Featuring: Louis DiPalma
"The handful of companies that dominate the secondary market for nonperforming second liens are trying to persuade large banks to sell their portfolios of subordinate debt, said Lou DiPalma, managing partner at Garnet Capital Advisors..."  Read the article

Fear and Lending in New York: With Regulators on Their Backs, Banks Get Too Timid

April 2, 2012

Publication: therealdeal.com
Featuring: Louis DiPalma
"A lender will put loans on the market for a number of reasons. They include: to decrease its nonperforming loans, to reduce the concentration of one type of loan, to reduce its investment in one geographic area or to free up capital..."  Read the article

In Debt Collecting, Location Matters

July 18, 2011

Publication: wsj.com
Featuring: Louis DiPalma
"Brokers for distressed debt say investors like states such as Illinois, Maryland and New Jersey, where laws permit them to seize assets such as cars, pension payments and a portion of debtors' wages. Consequently, they try to buy loan pools..."  Read the article

Debt Buyers Wrestle With A Bear Market

February 11, 2011

Publication: PaymentsSource.com
Featuring: Louis DiPalma
"There is always a lull in the first couple months of the new year because of the flurry of deals towards to the end of the prior year,” says Lou Dipalma, a partner at debt sales broker Garnet Capital Advisors..."  Read the article

Lower Supply Lifts Bad-Debt Prices

May 13, 2010

Publication: Americanbanker.com
Featuring: Louis DiPalma
"To improve earnings from the sale of charged-off debt, many consumer lenders are putting less of it on the market. The strategy is working as prices have ..."  Read the article

Bad-Debt Portfolio Prices Rising

March 26, 2010

Publication: Americanbanker.com
Featuring: Louis DiPalma
"Prices of bad-debt portfolios have gone up in recent weeks, with prices of fresh debt improving at a faster rate than ..."  Read the article