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Managers prepare for new habits in post-lockdown world5 days ago
A new world beckons as lockdown measures gradually loosen; one in which consumer behaviour has changed and credit investing will have to adjust. But it won’t be as easy as compartmentalising investments into ‘covid sectors’ and ‘non-covid sectors’.
Alcentra's 'significant personnel changes' lead pension to terminate private credit contract1 month ago
Los Angeles City Employees Retirement System has plans to rescind and terminate its private credit contract with Alcentra "based on significant and unexpected turnover of senior personnel”, according to documents seen by Creditflux. The pension is instead looking to redeploy commitments to Crescent Capital
Alcentra prepares listed credit fund3 months ago
BNY Mellon Investment Advisor has teamed up with affiliate Alcentra to launch a listed fund that can invest across a range of credit strategies
CLOs show coronavirus resistance even as bonds and loans suffer4 months ago
CLO managers are - so far - looking defensively positioned in relation to the coronavirus outbreak, with only two of the five largest portfolio sectors listed as very negative in latest Wells Fargo research. But investor fears have all but closed the loan and bond primary pipeline, while lower rates signalled by the US Federal Reserve could spell a fall in leveraged loan and CLO demand
Alcentra makes big hires from Fosun and Park Square as Delaney-Smith retires4 months ago
Alcentra’s European direct lending team is going through an overhaul with the co-head of this business, Graeme Delaney-Smith, retiring from the firm and two well known names joining
Apollo fills gap in European direct lending team with senior hire from Alcentra6 months ago
Apollo Global Management has filled a void in its European direct lending team by hiring Alcentra’s Natalia Tsitoura, according to market sources
European Direct Lending Perspectives: fundraising records shatter6 months ago
Fundraising in European direct lending hit €32.2 billion in September to mark a record-breaking year for the industry, according to the latest version of European Direct Lending Perspectives
Alcentra plugs gaps as CIO leaves the firm7 months ago
Alcentra’s chief investment officer has departed, with the firm splitting his responsibilities between its heads of European loans and US loans as co-CIOs
CVC adds Alcentra official to investor relations team in London8 months ago
CVC Credit Partners has appointed a managing director in its investor relations team from Alcentra
Crescent BDC buys Alcentra BDC in $141.9 million transaction10 months ago
As part of the deal, the combined business development company will go public and charge lower management fees
Los Angeles pension appoints four managers for private credit mandate10 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.
Senior figure departs Alcentra direct lending team, Debtwire reports11 months ago
Creditflux sister publication Debtwire reports that one of the longest standing members of Alcentra's European direct lending team has left the firm
Alcentra reaches €5.5 billion close for European direct lending fund11 months ago
Alcentra says that it has raised €5.5 billion for its latest European direct lending strategy
Los Angeles pension fund narrows down global direct lending search to four managers1 year 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.
Prospect's $500 million CLO fund merges with Stira Alcentra global credit fund1 year ago
Prospect Capital Management’s $500 million closed-end CLO fund has officially merged with a global credit fund managed by Alcentra and Stira
Alcentra BDC explores 'strategic alternative' plans to add value1 year ago
Alcentra has appointed financial advisor Houlihan Lokey to evaluate 'strategic alternatives' for its business development company
Goldman Sachs lands big hire from Alcentra to expand DACH lending1 year ago
Alcentra’s former head of DACH mid-market has emerged at Goldman Sachs Private Capital
Alcentra BDC assigns new CEO1 year ago
Business development company Alcentra Capital Corporation has named a new chief executive officer, saying "this is the right time for these transitions"
UK pension allocates £900 million to four private debt managers1 year ago
The £21.9 billion pension fund has awarded £900 million to three private debt managers and one real estate debt manager, according to 6 March board minutes
Alcentra's co-head of US direct lending switches focus to Europe - Debtwire report1 year ago
Alcentra has appointed Peter Glaser as co-head of European direct lending, according to Creditflux’s sister publication Debtwire
Activist nominates directors to Alcentra BDC's board amid "shareholder value" dispute1 year ago
Activist group Stilwell is seeking board representation for the $248.6 million BDC, as Alcentra "fails to maximise shareholder value"
Korean pension fund commits €80 million to European direct lending1 year ago
The Government Employees Pension Service (GEPS), the €7.7 billion Korean pension fund, has selected Alcentra and BlueBay Asset Management for two commingled blind funds, according to an announcement notice seen by Creditflux.
Alcentra forms $1 billion strategic partnership with SME loans specialist Funding Circle1 year ago
Fixed income specialist Alcentra has bolstered its US direct lending capabilities and formed a strategic partnership with Funding Circle
Alcentra strengthens European direct lending team with hires1 year ago
Alcentra has strengthened its European direct lending team with Sarah Madore, Maria Garcia Diego and Joanna Layton joining the firm's London-based lending unit.
Alcentra appoints Rajguru as global chief investment officer as Hatfield retires2 years ago
Alcentra has appointed Vijay Rajguru as global chief investment officer effective 2 July 2018, a spokesperson for the company has confirmed to Creditflux, following Paul Hatfield's decision to retire from the firm at the end of the year
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