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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.
The $500m fund has started deploying capital, focusing on corporate and real estate investments across selected countries in Asia-Pacific.
Andrew Lockhart of Metrics Credit Partners and Kelly Morton of Skye Capital Advisory discuss what's happened to portfolio companies and deal pipelines since the March meltdown, and what the implications are of public relief funds for mid-market lenders.
JPMorgan secondaries appointment
The New York-headquartered investment firm has made two senior hires to push through private debt investments in the region.
Is opportunistic credit the next big thing to watch in the asset class? What are others in the markets doing now? Bruce Tomlinson of Sunsuper and Bev Durston of EdgeHaven answer these key questions.
A survey shows investors are pacing themselves when investing in emerging market private funds amid the pandemic crisis this year
EQT private wealth retail
The investment unit is building its credit exposure to the Asia-Pacific region by deploying proprietary capital and expanding staff numbers.
The credit manager is being supported by LP re-ups as it returns to fundraising mode despite challenging conditions amid the pandemic.
BlackRock’s head of Asian Credit, Neeraj Seth, tells PDI why he expects financing gaps to accelerate in parts of Asia.
Metrics Credit Partners’ managing partner Andrew Lockhart tells PDI what direct lenders are doing now to minimise the covid-19 fallout in investment portfolios.
Tough market conditions and new regulations are posing challenges in Asia, but private debt firms can help online platform lenders to diversify funding sources.

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