Saturday, November 04, 2006

Giving Thanks: BearingPoint Reaches Agreement with Bondholders



BearingPoint, Inc. (NYSE: BE) reached agreement with its bondholders to provide higher interest rates in exchange for change in terms and the chance to resolve potential default. We reported earlier that a New York state court has found BE (NYSE: BE) in bond default since it had failed to file its 2005 10-K. In this agreement, bond holders waive the filing requirement but get higher bond interest rates, drop their lawsuit and relax their covenants. BearingPoint also got some timing waivers on filing its 10K and 10Q documents...