- Direct lending (7)
- Emerging markets (6)
- High yield bonds (28)
- Investment grade credit (5)
- Structured credit (4)
- CLO (6)
- Distressed debt (4)
- Credit derivatives (3)
- Leveraged loans (remove)
- Marketplace lending (2)
- Real assets (4)
Credit funds at a glance14 days ago
A round-up of fundraising and people moves in credit
Cambridge University appoints CIO1 month ago
The University of Cambridge has named a CIO who previously served at instutituions such as the BBC and Virgin
BlueMountain buyout to bring CLO equity shift, funding pledge and Feldstein payout1 month ago
BlueMountain Capital Management’s co-founder Andrew Feldstein looks set to receive a substantial pay-out in common shares of Assured Guaranty, which has agreed to buy the manager for around $160 million and has outlined a three-year plan for its CLOs
Calpers misses returns target despite fixed income outperformance2 months ago
California Public Employees' Retirement System (Calpers) has missed its annual investment target despite strong performance from its fixed income portfolio, which was its top performer
UK pension scheme quits tobacco3 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.
US pension replaces Cliffwater with Meketa3 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.
HSBC pension chief joins London CIV in top role3 months ago
London Collective Investment Vehicle (London CIV) has appointed Mark Thompson to serve as chief investment officer (CIO), effective from September.
London pension fund appoints interim CIO3 months ago
London Collective Investment Vehicle, the fund manager for the pooled investments of 32 London Local Authority Pension Funds, has appointed Michael Pratten as interim chief investment officer
Border to Coast pension seeks exposure to UK investment grade credit3 months ago
Border to Coast Pensions Partnership is set to begin a manager selection process, seeking UK investment grade credit and global multi-asset credit funds
Belgian pension fund appoints JP Morgan to run allocations to alternative investments5 months ago
Hydralis, the statutory pension manager of Belgium water utility Vivaqua, has appointed JP Morgan to manage the fund’s allocation to unlisted assets for an eight years period, Creditflux has learned.
Italian pension fund seeks loan exposure through direct lending and large cap loan funds6 months ago
Intesa Sanpaolo’s defined contribution pension scheme has issued a tender notice seeking senior secured loans and direct lending funds to invest in.
Swedish pension AMF replaces head of asset management6 months ago
AMF has appointed a new head of asset management, effective from April
AP4 keeps eye on direct unlisted investments, amid 2018 losses6 months ago
AP4, the SEK 349.3 billion ($37.3 billion) pension fund, has lost 0.2% after costs from its entire portfolio for the year 2018
Cairn Capital hires portfolio manager for CLO investments7 months ago
Cairn Capital has hired a portfolio manager with sell-side and ratings agency experience to be responsible for CLO tranche investments
Robeco looks to align macro fixed income with credit as it makes senior hire8 months ago
Robeco has hired Jamie Stuttard as co-head of the global fixed income macro team and fixed income strategist
US regulation drives insurance money towards credit ETFs9 months ago
Institutional investors are increasingly allocating to credit exchange-traded funds (ETFs), but their motivations are changing. These vehicles are famed for their liquidity, but several investors are said to be pouring money into them for the long term amid regulatory changes which have made ETF investments more favourable
Lothian pension fund appoints CEO9 months ago
Lothian Pension Fund has appointed a new chief executive officer, effective from February 2019, to replace Clare Scott, who is leaving at the end of 2018
Railpen hires former Amundi Pioneer credit head from Tesco pension scheme9 months ago
RPMI Railpen (Railpen) has appointed an investment director within the private markets team, effective from 26 November
Danish pension fund's CEO steps down9 months ago
Christian Hyldahl, the CEO of Arbejdsmarkedets Tillægspension (ATP), has given his resignation to the pension fund’s chairman of the board Torben Andersen.
Danish penion fund's credit portfolio returns to growth10 months ago
ATP, the Danish pension fund, has generated a return of DKK 799m from its credit portfolio for the first three quarters of 2018, marking a recovery compared to the H1 negative return of DKK200m.
UK pension fund adds portfolio manager for alternative credit11 months ago
Pension Protection Fund, the south-London based pension fund, has appointed a portfolio manager to its credit team. He joins from consultancy firm Mercer
Pension fund hires portfolio manager to oversee loan and CLO investments11 months ago
PensionDanmark has hired a senior portfolio manager to oversee its credit investments
Finnish pension fund seeks portfolio administrator for illiquid investments11 months ago
Finland's state pension fund is searching for a portfolio administrator to oversee its illiquid investments, which include private credit
UK pension fund NEST seeks 'innovative' private credit manager1 year ago
The £3.4 billion pension fund issued an invite to tender for private credit managers
Danish pension fund's bond and loan performances diverge1 year ago
ATP, the Danish public pension fund, has made negative returns on its credit portfolio with its bond portfolio suffering
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