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Texas pension to invest up to $225 million in distressed debt8 days 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
Cambridge University appoints CIO9 days ago
The University of Cambridge has named a CIO who previously served at instutituions such as the BBC and Virgin
Silicon Valley pension to invest $20 million in private debt10 days 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 mandate11 days 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 payout12 days 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 funds12 days 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 fund15 days 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.
UK pension pool launches multi-asset credit search18 days ago
Border to Coast, a £46 billion ($56.8 billion) partnership between 12 UK pension plans, is seeking for a core multi asset credit manager, for its recently opened multi asset credit fund
UK's Tameside borough backs senior loan fund22 days ago
The Tameside Metropolitan Borough in Manchester, UK has decided to commit $200 million in Churchill Middle Market Senior Loan Fund II, according to documents seen by Creditflux.
French pension hunts for ESG service providers25 days ago
Fonds de Réserve pour les Retraites (FRR) is set to boost its environmental, social and governance plans with a newly launched responsible investment strategy
Utah fund set to invest $45 million across Beach Point and Crestline funds30 days 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
London pension outlines private debt commitments1 month ago
Barnet Pension Fund has earmarked £30 million for commitments to Partners Group Multi Asset Credit 2019
Italian pension fund looks to build its exposure to bonds1 month ago
Mediafond has launched a request for proposals in which it seeks out a manager to oversee a bond portfolio
UK pension pool to launch maiden private credit offering1 month 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 outperformance1 month 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
EIB and Amundi form green partnership for high yield, private debt and securitisations1 month ago
Amundi and the European Investment Bank (EIB) have teamed-up to launch Green Credit Continuum (Greco) programme with the aim of raising €1 billion over the next three years for green credit initiatives
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.
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
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.
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.
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