- Direct lending (330)
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Pitching your structured credit fund: the three golden rules23 hours ago
Structured credit fund managers were given a lesson in how to market their strategies by a group of asset allocators at the Creditflux CLO Summit in New York.
Volatility wave brings index-linked CLO funds into play23 hours ago
Defensive positioning from loan managers has led to bifurcation in that market, but CLO fund managers are taking an attack-minded approach with ‘index-linked funds’.
CLOs wrestle back control of the European loan market23 hours ago
The share of European loans bought by CLOs is now larger than those acquired by loan managed accounts and hedge funds, according to a research paper by Barclays.
Hong Kong manager bolsters team ahead of Asian private credit fund launch1 day ago
Sammasan Capital has appointed former GE Capital colleague to its team as partner, as the Hong Kong-based firm prepares to launch its first Asian private credit opportunities fund
Goldman Sachs AM explores interval structure for credit fund2 days ago
Goldman Sachs Asset Management has begun marketing for an interval fund primarily focused on credit investments
US university backs private credit fund6 days ago
The University of Michigan Regents has committed to a private credit fund that purchases small balance commercial and industrial loans
Californian pension commits $15 million to Angelo Gordon credit fund6 days ago
San Mateo County Employees' Retirement Association (SamCERA) has approved a $15 million commitment to a fund managed by Angelo Gordon, according to documents seen by Creditflux
Astor and Armory team up for US mid-market credit interval fund9 days ago
Astor Investment Management has teamed up with Armory Capital to launch a middle-market credit interval fund, according to US regulatory filings
UK pension partnership launches maiden private credit offering at £581 million15 days ago
Border to Coast Pensions Partnership (BCPP) is set to commit £581 million in private credit, as part of its maiden offering in this asset class
CSAM launches first commingled fund geared towards CLOs15 days ago
Credit Suisse Asset Management has launched its inaugural CLO equity fund, according to market sources, collecting nearly $150 million on a first close for the strategy
West coast pension looks to step up direct lending allocations16 days ago
The City of Fresno Retirement System will commit $140-160 million to private credit for the next two years, according to board documentation seen by Creditflux. This comes amid a pause in direct lending commitments for the pension fund, which has not committed any capital to this market in 2019
Minnesota pension to invest $300 million in distressed and private credit funds18 days ago
Minnesota State Board of Investments is set to invest $100 million in a mezzanine debt fund and $200 million in a distressed debt fund
Arizona pension to deploy up to $700 million a year in private credit21 days ago
Arizona Public Safety Employee System is looking to deploy $600-700 million in private credit strategies per year in order to meet its target allocation, according to board documents seen by Creditflux.
LibreMax wins $200 million for structured credit managed account24 days ago
The managed account will target 10 to 40 investments across a range of different strategies including CLOs, consumer, residential, commercial and regulatory capital.
Atalaya closes seventh special opportunities fund at $950 million28 days ago
Atalaya Capital has held a final close on its seventh special opportunities fund, having called about 28% of capital and has made 15 investments
Inflows boost structured credit mutual funds1 month ago
Low rates have seen loan mutual funds battle $42 billion of outflows this year, but structured credit funds have been able to grow while capitalising on this volatility, according to sources.
Private credit growth helps Hamilton Lane 13% growth in AUM1 month ago
Alternative manager Hamilton Lane has reached $481 billion in assets under management and advice as of September, with credit funds supporting the organisation’s growth
Pathlight raises $450 million for asset-based loans1 month ago
Pathlight Capital has held a $450 million final close on its inaugural asset-based loan fund, Pathlight Capital Fund I
BlueBay launches CLO fund with seed capital from parent RBC1 month ago
Sources say the strategy launched earlier this year via an Irish fund structure with seed capital provided by BlueBay’s parent company, RBC
New York teachers’ pension backs energy credit fund1 month ago
New York State Teachers’ Retirement System has committed $200 million to a credit fund managed by Orion Energy Partners, according to documents seen by Creditflux
Crestline targets $1.75 billion for 'all weather' fund but investor questions fund size1 month ago
Crestline Investors is seeking $1.5 billion capital ($1.75 billion hard cap) for its next 'all weather' global special situations fund, Crestline Opportunity Fund IV, with the Fort Worth-based firm looking to hold a final close in October 2019. But one institutional investor has raised concerns about the size of Crestline's latest fundraise.
JP Morgan AM closes first special situations fund1 month ago
JP Morgan Asset Management has held a final closing for its first special situations fund, with more than 50% of investors backing the fund to be first-time investors in a JP Morgan Alternatives fund
TPG Sixth Street hits $2.2 billion hard cap for fund geared to growth-companies1 month ago
TPG Sixth Street Partners' new fund has allocations to growth debt, structured equity and stapled solutions (a hybrid financing structure that combines structured equity and growth debt)
US pension backs Pimco to reach private credit target1 month ago
Ventura County Employees’ Retirement Association (VCERA) is set to commit an additional $25 million to Pimco Private Income Fund
AMP hits $4 billion hard cap on fourth infrastructure debt fund1 month ago
Backed by 86 investors, the AMP fund was popular with Korean institutions, which comprised 30% of the base
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