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Adalla Kim

Adalla Kim is a reporter for Private Debt Investor, where she covers private debt investments across Asia Pacific. She joined from a Financial Times publication, having covered Korean institutional investments across asset classes and alternative investments in Asia Pacific. Before that, she was a Graduate Intern at Campbell Lutyens, a private equity and infrastructure advisory group headquartered in London. She has a bachelor’s degree in International Trade from Incheon National University and speaks Korean, English and Spanish.

Aircraft leasing: Waiting for take-off

As the airline travel industry continues to grow, there is potentially more opportunity in aircraft leasing. However, there are risk factors to be considered.

II Tokyo Summit: Infra debt chosen for stable cash yields and lower fees

Now that infrastructure debt has become a popular asset class among Japanese institutions, fee and fund structures are drawing their attention.

Aircraft leasing: new addition to the infra debt portfolio

Norman Liu, a senior advisor at Global Infrastructure Partners, tells PDI why brand-new airplanes are not the best investment pick.

Korean insurers eye special treatment

Infrastructure debt has become a popular choice among less risky alternative assets as more incentives are offered for qualified offshore financing. Adalla Kim reports

Bain Capital, Piramal JV to garner $100m from IFC

The implementation of the new insolvency and bankruptcy code is among factors boosting Indian non-performing asset investments.

WATCH: India’s new dawn, thanks to bankruptcy code

One of the country’s biggest reforms of recent years has created a much better climate for distressed investors, says Nitin Jain of Edelweiss in this two-minute video.

Blackstone fund picks up PAG minority stake

Blackstone’s Strategic Capital Group, part of the industry giant’s hedge fund solution group, has acquired a minority stake in PAG, the Asian fund manager.

Rajan: India awaiting bankruptcy code outcomes – exclusive

There will be much more of a market for private equity and distressed debt once the country sees more restructurings, the former Governor of Reserve Bank of India, said.

Oaktree hires Monument VP for China fundraising – exclusive

Sabrina Meng has joined Oaktree Capital in an investor relations role from Monument Group.

WATCH: Real estate debt’s ‘steep learning curve’ – Sotoloff

Peter Sotoloff of Mack Real Estate Credit Strategies discusses the growing popularity of real estate mezzanine debt investing – and why there are risks involved – in this short video.

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