The Bankrupt Company News blog reports mainly on publicly traded and other large companies that have filed Chapter 11 or 7 and are involved in active U.S. Bankruptcy Court proceedings. Content is generated from numerous sources but primarily drawn directly from the dockets of the 94 U.S. Bankruptcy Courts.

BankruptCompanyNews.com is a service of New Generation Research, Inc., a leading provider of bankruptcy and distressed securities publications, products and services. Founded in 1986, New Generation Research, Inc. has established itself as the preeminent source for in-depth information on corporate bankruptcies and distressed companies through the following offerings:


BankruptcyData hosts the industry’s most comprehensive business bankruptcy database that allows subscribers to monitor all new business bankruptcies across the U.S. and perform in depth research on all public bankruptcy filings dating back to the mid-1980s. It is the Web’s premier business bankruptcy resource, placing the latest bankruptcy information at your fingertips. BankruptcyData also provides detailed business bankruptcy filing data, collecting business bankruptcy case details directly from each of the 94 U.S. Bankruptcy Courts each weekday night. Then after appending demographic data to each record, we provide a daily business bankruptcy file to our customers the following day.

Bankruptcy Week

Bankruptcy Week is the companion newsletter for BankruptcyData and, together, these products provide subscribers with comprehensive coverage of the business bankruptcy industry. Each Monday, Bankruptcy Week subscribers receive the latest news, statistics, features and information on recent business bankruptcy filings and much more.

Custom Bankruptcy Research

New Generation Research is uniquely qualified to provide timely, accurate and difficult to duplicate support. Our skilled researchers have aided numerous leading bankruptcy practitioners in many different capacities, including financial analysis, litigation support, forecasting and expert commentary for media outlets.

The Distressed Company Alert

The Distressed Company Alert saves subscribers time, energy and money by providing the information they need to identify and monitor companies experiencing financial distress. We streamline the complicated and time-consuming process of identifying companies experiencing financial distress by searching all available sources. We then combine this information with financial, security, demographic and contact data to create the weekly newsletter.

The Bankruptcy Yearbook & Almanac

Since 1990, bankruptcy professionals have relied on The Bankruptcy Yearbook & Almanac as an encyclopedic source of bankruptcy statistics and insight. This industry standard provides essential bankruptcy information with more than 500 pages of facts, figures, graphs, research and commentary covering all aspects of bankruptcy.

The Turnaround Letter

The Turnaround Letter is a monthly investment newsletter and associated Website that provides insight into possible turnaround situations and recommends value stock purchases that the editors feel have potential for significant returns. Written for more than 30 years by George Putnam, III, The Turnaround Letter has the longevity and proven track record necessary to gain the confidence of thousands of investors and industry experts.