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Andy Thomson

Andy Thomson is a Senior Editor at PEI with responsibility for Private Debt Investor, the leading title focused on the world's private debt markets. Andy works closely with team members in London, New York and Hong Kong. He has been with PEI for many years, having worked previously on Private Equity International and Infrastructure Investor.
Alex Griffith and Natalia Quiroga Porkhoun take a look at some of the similarities and differences between holdo financing in the UK and US.
It’s a rewarding time to be invested in private debt, but no one should get too carried away by the hype around the asset class.
In the latest episode of the Private Debt Investor Podcast, Decalia’s Reji Vettasseri examines some of the key findings from our annual study of investor attitudes toward the asset class.
Hedging was arguably under-utilised in the run up to the ‘higher for longer’ rate environment
The region has a lot of potential, says Antare's Vivek Mathew.
The 'higher for longer' scenario has resulted in some substantial cost increases.
Jiri Krol (Source: Richard Dawson)
Amid chatter about the potential systemic risk that private debt may pose, the Alternative Credit Council’s Jiri Krol admits the asset class has a data problem but sees little for the policymakers to fear.
In a podcast published this week, a leading covenant expert and lender representative insisted private debt has no room for complacency when it comes to fair documentation.
In the fifth episode of our Decade of Private Debt miniseries, the European Leveraged Finance Association CEO reflects on the highs and lows of borrower/lender deal negotiations in the industry.
In the fourth episode of our Decade of Private Debt podcast miniseries, Drake-Brockman discusses how the industry has evolved and recounts the process of shaping Pemberton into the firm it is today.

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