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Online extra: The best and worst performing non-financial credits of 2007

Winners and losers in the credit crunch

The best and worst performing financial credits of 2007

Best and worst performing non-financial credits in 2007, as measured by moves in five-year CDS spreads, basis points
Top 5 - North America
Name Sector Jan 1 Dec 31 Difference
SunCom Wireless Inc Telecommunications 952.48 88.98 -863.49
Blockbuster Inc Consumer Services 724.31 405.00 -319.31
Rural Cellular Corp Telecommunications 543.65 232.07 -311.58
Primedia Inc Consumer Services 433.10 186.59 -246.51
Dobson Comms Corp Telecommunications 333.29 100.00 -233.29
Bottom 5 - North America
Name Sector Jan 1 Dec 31 Difference
Std Pac Corp Consumer Goods 278.07 1932.50 1654.43
WCI Cmntys Inc Consumer Goods 412.13 1984.31 1572.17
Tribune Co Consumer Services 177.49 1737.29 1559.79
Charter Comms Hldgs LLC Consumer Services 1045.02 2531.16 1486.14
Beazer Homes USA Inc Consumer Goods 209.56 1340.25 1130.69
Top 5 - Western Europe
Name Sector Jan 1 Dec 31 Difference
BRIT ENERGY LTD Utilities 5140.16

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