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UK pension hires BNP Paribas AM for starring role in core-satellite private credit fund2 days ago
UK pension fund Nest has appointed BNP Paribas Asset Management to run the core of a private credit fund, sources say, in an arrangement which sees Amundi and BlackRock manage certain satellite investments
Boston pension looks to allocate $60 million to private debt6 days ago
The Boston Retirement System has launched a request for proposals in which it seeks a manager to oversee a $60 million private debt portfolio
Narrowly tailored event protocol set to go live in weeks17 days ago
Investors have until 14 October to sign up to an Isda protocol aimed at stamping out narrowly tailored credit events (NTCEs) from the CDS market.
Roll week leaves CDS in strange places17 days ago
CDS traders navigate a much-changed landscape in October, after one of the most impactful index rolls in recent times.
Welshcake: It may seem a bit rich for Welshcake to tell staid CLO investors they need to be more sensible17 days ago
Bespokes are the next big thing — and you’d be wise to get involved
Danish pensions join forces on green strategy26 days ago
Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen has announced that Danish pension funds are set to commit DKK350 billion in green investments, during an event prior to UN Climate Summit in New York
West coast pension eyes European private credit for diversification1 month ago
The $3.1 billion pension fund is looking to diversify its private credit exposure following an asset class education by investment consultant Meketa
Credit funds at a glance1 month ago
A round-up of fundraising and people moves in credit
Green bonds and international credit deliver double-digit returns for Swedish pension1 month ago
Second Swedish National Pension Fund (AP2) reached SEK 367.4 billion in the first half of 2019, with investments in fixed income generating double-digit returns, according to its half year report
Texas pension to invest up to $225 million in distressed debt2 months ago
Investment consultant Cliffwater recommends an annual commitment of up to $225 million in distressed debt to Texas County & District Retirement System (TCDRS), according to documents seen by Creditflux
Silicon Valley pension to invest $20 million in private debt2 months ago
San Jose Federated City Employees Retirement System and Health Care Trust is set to make commitments of $20 million in private debt, as part of its fiscal year 2019-2020 pacing plan, according to documents seen by Creditflux
Los Angeles pension appoints four managers for private credit mandate2 months ago
Los Angeles City Employees Retirement System (Lacers) has awarded four contracts for a $670 million private credit mandate search, according to minutes from the July investment committee meeting.
BlueMountain buyout to bring CLO equity shift, funding pledge and Feldstein payout2 months 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
US pension scheme eyes 50 South Capital fund of funds2 months ago
50 South Capital Backed Credit Fund II, a fund-of funds vehicle, is set to invest in four loan funds in small and medium size companies, according to documents seen by Creditflux
Boston-based pension backs Searchlight distressed fund2 months ago
Cambridge Retirement System, the $1.27 billion pension fund, has committed $150 million to Searchlight Capital Partners III during the second semester of 2019, according to documents seen by Creditflux.
Utah fund set to invest $45 million across Beach Point and Crestline funds2 months ago
The Utah School & Institutional Trust Fund Office is set to make commitments to credit funds managed by Beach Point Capital Management and Crestline Investors
UK pension pool to launch maiden private credit offering3 months ago
Border to Coast Pensions Partnership is launching its first private credit offering in early Q4, Creditflux has learned
Calpers misses returns target despite fixed income outperformance3 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
Eaton Partners' Anstett: "investors want uncorrelated strategies in 2019" [video]3 months ago
Eaton Partners' Chrystalle Anstett speaks to Creditflux's Michelle D'souza after her LP panel at the Creditflux Debtwire US Mid Market Forum
PSP's private debt portfolio generates 9.2% return4 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 Meketa4 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 strategies4 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.
Los Angeles pension fund narrows down global direct lending search to four managers4 months ago
Los Angeles City Employees Retirement System (Lacers) has listed the finalists for a private credit mandate, according to an agenda document seen by Creditflux.
Bain plans $3 billion distressed fund with US pension fund eyeing commitment4 months ago
Pennsylvania Public School Employees Retirement System (PSERS) is set to invest $200 million to Bain Capital Distressed and Special Situations 2019 (DSS 19) fund, according to documents seen by Creditflux.
Ohio pension backs GSO's upcoming European direct lending fund4 months ago
Ohio Police & Fire Pension Fund (OP&F) has approved a $50 million commitment to GSO European Debt Fund II
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