Metasite completes the development of London-based Loan Radar information service

LONDON/VILNIUS, April 13, 2005 – Metasite, a leading management consulting and technology solutions firm, has completed the development of the online platform for Loan Radar, a new syndicated loans service based in London. Loan Radar’s mission is to cover all aspects of the loan markets in Europe, the Middle East, Central Asia and Africa, backed by professionals with many years of experience and extensive contacts in the markets.

Loan Radar’s website includes full coverage of rumoured, expected, mandated and signed deals in the EMEA loan markets, broken down on a regional and country basis.

Announcements of loan mandates, launches and pricings are made in real time, with readers able to sign up to email alerts at the press of a button.

Loan Radar also offers in-depth analysis of the performance and distribution of loans in the market, bringing together the viewpoints of major banks and other market institutions with those of Loan Radar’s own. The website contains a database of EMEA loans, with user friendly search engines, enabling quick and easy access to the data financial market institutions need.

This database is used to compile bank league tables, broken down on both a regional and sector basis, showing which institutions are the most active and influential in the international markets.

The Loan Radar website ( has been integrated with the Bloomberg system (page LMRD).