2015 Bankruptcy Filings in Federal Bankruptcy courts down 9.9 percent.

Bankruptcy Filings Drop 10 Percent in Calendar Year 2015
During the 12-month period ending December 31, 2015, 844,495 cases were filed in federal bankruptcy courts, down from the 936,795 bankruptcy cases filed in calendar year 2014—a 9.9 percent drop in filings. This is the lowest number of bankruptcy filings for any 12-month period since 2007, and the fifth consecutive calendar year that filings have fallen.

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