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Raven asset-based fund gets nod from San Joaquin pension for an extension1 month ago
The San Joaquin County Employees’ Retirement Association approved an extension of its $50 million investment with Raven Asset Management to June 2020
Californian pension backs investment in BlueBay spin out1 month ago
Ventura County Employees’ Retirement System has agreed to maintain investment in BlueBay’s private debt business following this being span out into a new entity, according to a board meeting document seen by Creditflux
Abu Dhabi fund eyes CLO tranche investments1 month ago
Having gained exposure to the CLO market via its seed investment in New York-based AGL Credit Management, the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) is looking to double up by also investing in CLO tranches.
Insurers dump floating rate CLOs1 month ago
Two large insurance firms rotated out of floating rate CLOs by selling roughly $259 million of single A notes via b-wics last month, according to market sources.
Arizona pension invests in shipping fund as it steps up private credit allocations1 month ago
Arizona Public Safety Personnel Retirement System (PSPRS) has approved commitments to Northern Shipping Fund IV, according to transaction documents seen by Creditflux.
Investors find it's healthy to diversify in private credit as they back Orbimed fund1 month ago
Orbimed is targeting a $1.2 billion final close for its latest healthcare royalties fund, underlining the views of Eaton Partners’ Chrystalle Anstett, who said in an interview with Creditflux that investors are looking for assets that are uncorrelated with broader fixed income strategies
US insurer seeks CLO portfolio manager to run $4.64 billion portfolio1 month ago
A US insurer has grown its CLO book by 136% over the course of 2018. Now it's looking to hire a portfolio manager to oversee its CLO assets, which are largely triple B-rated
Investment platform set to launch debut direct lending offering1 month ago
A platform providing individuals with access to private market funds, is set to launch its first private debt offering imminently, according to market sources
Italian pension seeks private debt access1 month ago
Fondo pensione Telemaco has launched a request for proposal, seeking a private debt manager for a €50 million portfolio
Beechbrook earns backing from fund-of-funds operator as it launches Irish SME strategy1 month ago
Lower-mid market lender Beechbrook Capital has held a €35 million first close on its new Irish-focused private credit strategy
Bantleon expands into IG credit with head of corporate credit appointment1 month ago
Bantleon has appointed Michael Hess for the newly created role of head of portfolio management corporate credit.
Rhode Island pension backs Clearlake credit fund1 month ago
Rhode Island Employees Retirement Systems Pooled Trust is set to commit $30 million to Clearlake Opportunities Partners II, according to documents from an investment commission meeting seen by Creditflux
Eaton Partners' Anstett: "investors want uncorrelated strategies in 2019" [video]1 month ago
Eaton Partners' Chrystalle Anstett speaks to Creditflux's Michelle D'souza after her LP panel at the Creditflux Debtwire US Mid Market Forum
Piper Jaffray's Shinder: "If LPs wait too long, they may miss the cycle altogether" [video]1 month ago
Piper Jaffray's Richard Shinder talks to Creditflux's Michelle D'souza after his panel at the Creditflux Debtwire US Mid Market Forum
DBRS's van Koolbergen: direct lenders are pre-packaging “CLOs-of-one” to attract insurers [video]1 month ago
DBRS's Jerry van Koolbergen talks to Creditflux's Michelle D'souza after his panel at the Creditflux Debtwire US Mid Market Forum
NAIC reports that US insurers more than doubled their CLO holdings in 20181 month ago
The National Association of Insurance Companies (NAIC) announced that US-based insurance companies own $122 billion in CLO paper as of 2018 year-end – more than double the $54 billion reported for year-end 2017
South Carolina pension backs tech-focused BDC2 months ago
South Carolina Retirement System Investment Commission (RSIC) has committed $100 million to Owl Rock Technology Finance Corporation, according to documents seen by Creditflux
UK pension scheme quits tobacco2 months ago
Nest is set to go tobacco free across all its investments, with the largest UK pension master trust expecting that the process will take up to two years.
Arizona pension bullish on private credit after beating benchmark2 months ago
Credit returns have bolstered performance for Arizona State Retirement System – and the pension fund remains bullish on future allocations to private debt
Los Angeles pension fund to shortlist illiquid credit managers2 months ago
Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association (LACERA) is set to select semi-finalists for an $500 million illiquid credit mandate by July
PSP's private debt portfolio generates 9.2% return2 months ago
Public Sector Pension Investment Board (PSP) has generated a 9.2% one-year rate of return of its private debt portfolio, exceeding its 5.7% benchmark,
US pension replaces Cliffwater with Meketa2 months ago
Connecticut Retirement Plans and Trust Funds has selected Meketa as a consultant to oversee its opportunistic investments, which consists of direct lending and opportunistic credit investments, along with investments in hedge funds and real assets.
US pensions funds allocate to Lone Star and Raven credit strategies2 months ago
Two US-based pension schemes have invested in funds with exposure to credit, highlighting the appetite of institutional investors towards off-the-run asset classes.
HSBC pension chief joins London CIV in top role2 months ago
London Collective Investment Vehicle (London CIV) has appointed Mark Thompson to serve as chief investment officer (CIO), effective from September.
Louisiana pension retains Hamilton Lane and plans private debt commitments2 months ago
The $20 billion Teachers' Retirement System of Louisiana (TRSL) board has voted to retain Hamilton Lane as its private markets manager to oversee its private debt and private equity portfolios.
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