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Global CLO round-up: it's time to rethink benchmarks3 days ago
The CLO market broke out of holiday mode last week by presenting strong issuance on both sides of the Atlantic - $2.8 billion in the US and €1.6 billion in Europe. High volumes have brought with them bigger shifts in market dynamics. This week put the focus on tightening spreads, as benchmark triple A levels dipped.
- Two firms that have been in the market for fewer than seven years were named the top managers at the Creditflux awards last month. Manager of the year Spire only issued its first CLO in 20151 month ago
Spotlighting the original originator1 month ago
Five years ago in Creditflux, we reported on the very first CLO originator fund being launched: Blackstone/GSO Corporate Funding.
Ohio pension backs GSO's upcoming European direct lending fund1 month ago
Ohio Police & Fire Pension Fund (OP&F) has approved a $50 million commitment to GSO European Debt Fund II
Global b-wic round-up: US CLO equity continues its surge2 months ago
Last week marked the third straight week that the US CLO secondary market has seen total listings of under $600 million, but over a quarter of that was equity.
Spire wins Creditflux Manager of the Year award2 months ago
Spire Partners was the big winner at Creditflux's Manager Awards last night as the London-based manager scooped the award for the manager of the year. On top of this, the firm picked up awards for Best European CLO Manager and Best European CLO for Aurium CLO II
CLOs at a glance2 months ago
A round-up of CLO performance
Two CLO investors leave GSO in London2 months ago
Two experienced CLO investors have parted ways with GSO Capital Partners in the last few weeks
CLO pipeline: managers seek to return as others arrive, after testing Q13 months ago
With the first quarter of 2019 now in the books, the CLO market looks to be continuing where it left off.
Creditflux reveals finalists for most competitive Manager Awards ever3 months ago
To compile the shortlist for the annual Creditflux awards, we select the best performers in credit using a combination of detailed, data-driven metrics. The winners will be announced on 8 May
Isda tables plans to rid CDS market of narrowly tailored credit events4 months ago
After lengthy deliberation, a working group of major firms is today set to publish proposals aimed at ridding the market of ‘narrowly tailored credit events’, whereby borrowers are persuaded to default on debt payments in order to trigger pay-outs for CDS holders
Keep calm and buy corporate loans5 months ago
Calm heads prevailed in 2018. Markets were volatile and risk retention was supposed to cause problems, but there was no need to panic and volumes went on to break records set in 2014
Performing credit tops distressed credit for Blackstone, but credit AUM declines5 months ago
The firm is looking to boost its direct lending business to gain $10 billion of available capital over the next couple of years
The financial crisis was the making of ’em6 months ago
Some of the largest and best performing CLO managers before the crisis were fairly nimble by today’s standards — but these 1.0 outperformers are now among the biggest names in the industry
The financial crisis was the making of 'em7 months ago
Some of the largest and best performing CLO managers before the crisis were fairly nimble by today's standards - but these 1.0 outperformers are now among the biggest names in the industry.
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Blackstone builds on multi-asset approach with fifth fund7 months ago
The new vehicle will invest directly into Blackstone deals across its alternatives platform
Global CLO round-up: buttermilk-shakes things up as CLO spreads go everywhere10 months ago
Ahead of the US Labor Day weekend, CLO issuers have been grafting away with $6.5 billion pricing across the US market through 11 deals
GSO CLO fund looks to wind up with offer to roll into manager's originator strategy10 months ago
The board responsible for Carador Income Fund, managed by GSO Capital Partners, has given shareholders an opportunity to wind the fund up, alongside a rollover opportunity for shareholders into GSO's CLO originator fund, Blackstone/GSO Loan Financing
CLO b-wic lineup shows it’s never too late to trade 1.0 equity1 year ago
Old legacy deals make a comeback today as €37 million and $12 million of 1.0 equity is up for grabs in two European deals - Eurocredit CDO VI and Oak Hill European II - and one US deal, Gale Force 3 CLO.
CLO b-wic line-up: $42 million of double B CLOs go up for sale1 year ago
$41.9 million of double B notes are up for grabs today via b-wics. Out of these 16 line items, GSO Capital Partners’ Seneca Park is a noteworthy deal with the CLO being just two months away from the end of its reinvestment period
CLO b-wic line-up: recent deals dominate secondary market1 year ago
Recently priced deals have been put up for sale in the secondary market as 75.1% of today’s b-wic line-up consists of deals which have been priced (or altered) in the last 12 months
Strengthen CDS definitions to stop engineered defaults, say lawyers1 year ago
The likelihood of stamping out manipulation in the credit default swaps market – namely the practice of staging credit events – is remote, say market sources
Marble Point lists CLO equity fund on London Stock Exchange1 year ago
Marble Point Capital Managment has completed an IPO for its new listed fund named Marble Point Loan Financing
New York pension gets behind CLO manager's risk retention vehicle1 year ago
The New York State Common Retirement Fund invested $450m in two credit funds in July, documents seen by Creditflux reveal
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