They're talking about "Shindler's list" in the syndicated loan community. But this is no Steven Spielberg movie.

The banking version refers to a $3 billion loan for Nextel Communications Inc. that in 1998 earned a thumbs-down from banks and investors. Now that Nextel is back, seeking $4 billion in loans, a new syndicate is trying to live down the lingering effects of what transpired last year.

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