Welcome to New Generation Research, Inc., a provider of bankruptcy and distressed securities publications, products and services. Founded in 1986 by George Putnam, III, New Generation Research, Inc. has established itself as the preeminent source for in-depth information on corporate bankruptcies and distressed companies.  

Please visit the links to our publications, products and services listed below to learn more about how New Generation Research, Inc. can help you do business.

The Turnaround Letter

Published since 1986, The Turnaround Letter is an investment newsletter which focuses on bankruptcy and turnaround investing.  With an average annual gain of 15.2% since its inception, The Turnaround Letter is arguably one of the most successful investment newsletters ever.


Bankruptcy Week

The industry’s leading weekly newsletter, Bankruptcy Week provides the latest: bankruptcy news and analysis, synopses of high profile chapter 11 filings, emergence information, DIP financing and professional retention information and much more.  Bankruptcy Week is considered “the essential tool for the bankruptcy professional."



The Web’s premier business bankruptcy resource puts the latest bankruptcy data at your finger tips.  At BankruptcyData.com, the online partner of Bankruptcy Week, you can find current and historic bankruptcy filing details, daily news, emergence and DIP financing information, creditor’s lists, plans of reorganization, professional retention information, other court documents and much, much more.


The Distressed Company Alert

The Distressed Company Alert is a weekly newsletter that monitors and reports on companies with assets of $10 million or more that are showing signs of financial distress.  The Distressed Company Alert will help you find new customers, uncover short-selling opportunities and find debts that are at risk of default or bankruptcy.


New Generation Research Products on Bloomberg

Bankruptcy Week, the Distressed Company Alert and The Turnaround Letter are available on the Bloomberg Business Services platform.


The Bankruptcy Yearbook & Almanac

Since 1991, bankruptcy professionals and researchers everywhere have relied on the Bankruptcy Yearbook & Almanac from New Generation Research, Inc. Now in its 22nd edition, this industry bible puts essential bankruptcy information at your finger tips with over 500 pages of facts, figures, graphs, research and commentary covering all aspects of bankruptcy. Stay abreast of the latest industry trends and developments with the Bankruptcy Yearbook & Almanac. The bankruptcy Yearbook & Almanac has become an invaluable resource for bankruptcy practitioners of every type.


Business Bankruptcy Data

New Generation Research collects their business bankruptcy filing data daily and directly from the US Federal Bankruptcy District Courts. If you need to stay on top of who is filing for bankruptcy, this service is for you.


Custom Bankruptcy Research

Save yourself time and energy and let the experts at New Generation Research perform your bankruptcy research.  We are staffed and equipped to handle virtually any bankruptcy research request, regardless of size.