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Australian pension fund hires head of ESG7 days ago
The Australian Catholic Superannuation & Retirement Fund has appointed Louise Bradshaw to lead the pension fund’s initiatives in regard to environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investments
Carlyle CLO warehouse investment results in 26.7% return for South Korean firm15 days ago
A CLO warehouse investment in a transaction managed by Carlyle Group has generated a $1.3 million return for Seoul-based Tiger Alternative Investors, according to a report in The Korea Economic Daily
Texas pension to invest up to $225 million in distressed debt1 month 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
US university backs Asian direct lending fund1 month ago
University of Michigan has committed $50 million to SSG Capital Partners V, according to documents seen by Creditflux
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
Abu Dhabi fund eyes CLO tranche investments2 months 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.
US pensions funds allocate to Lone Star and Raven credit strategies3 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.
Japanese pension fund turns its attention to credit funds3 months ago
Japan's Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF) has launched a request for information (RFI) on private debt with the institution looking into new assets classes in a bid to generate higher returns
Bain plans $3 billion distressed fund with US pension fund eyeing commitment3 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.
US pension backs Hong Kong-based credit fund manager4 months ago
The San Francisco Employees’ Retirement System has approved a commitment of $200 million to Arkkan Opportunities Feeder Fund II
Korean institution hunts for direct lending managers5 months ago
Korea Post has launched a request for proposals in which it seeks out two managers to invest a total of $200 million into global direct lending loans
Allianz IM puts $200 million into Indian private debt7 months ago
Allianz Investment Management has committed $200 million into the private debt platform of Edelweiss, an Indian diversified financial services firm.
US pension seek real estate debt managers7 months ago
The State Universities Retirement System (SURS) has launched a real assets investment search, seeking private core, private core plus, and private non-core real estate managers, on both debt and equity
Virginia pension fund commits to Asian private credit7 months ago
Virginia Retirement System (VRS) approved a $150 million commitment to the SSG Capital Partners V fund at a January board trustees meeting, a spokesperson has confirmed.
CLO market waits on Asia deals to set year-opening benchmark7 months ago
Three weeks into the new year, and the CLO primary market is still waiting for its first deal. And, in particular, the market is waiting on the Asian buy-and-hold investor base to reveal their hands.
Majority of investors seek to increase private credit allocations, BlackRock survey reveals8 months ago
Over half of investors plan to increase their allocation to private credit in 2019, according to an institutional client rebalancing report published by BlackRock
Hyundai allocates $250 million to US real estate debt8 months ago
Hyundai Investments has mandated $250 million to a real estate debt fund co-managed by Related Cos and HPS Investment Partners
New Zealand Superannuation Fund hires CIO9 months ago
New Zealand Superannuation Fund (NZSF) has appointed Stephen Gilmore to serve as chief investment officer
Los Angeles pension backs Lone Star fund10 months ago
Los Angeles Fire and Police Pension System has approved a commitment of up to $40 million to Lone Star Fund XI, according to a monthly report
Dai-ichi anchors global infrastructure debt fund with $176 million10 months ago
Asset Management One Alternative Investments has joined together with Dai-ichi Life Insurance to launch a new global infrastructure debt fund
Four private credit managers score as Arizona pension fund commits $250 million1 year ago
The $9.78 billion pension fund has mandated nearly $250 million to four private credit managers, alongside additional commitments for co-investment opportunities
CPPIB moves into Australian real estate debt fund1 year ago
The $272.6 billion Canada Pension Plan Investment Board has partnered with Sydney-based Challenger Investment Partners to provide middle market real estate loans in Australia and New Zealand
Californian pension fund assigns $25 million to Monroe direct lending strategy1 year ago
As part of its private credit pacing plan, the $5.4 billion pension fund will make a $75 million commitment to direct lending funds each year for the next three years
Japanese pension fund Chikyoren seeks private debt managers1 year ago
Chikyoren, the pension fund allocation for local government officials in Japan, has issued a request for proposal in its search for private debt managers.
Sovereign investors' allocation to alternative credit increase rapidly, finds survey1 year ago
Sovereign investors are increasing their exposure to CLOs, direct lending and bank loans, according to a 2018 Global Sovereign Asset Management Study published by Invesco this week
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