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Goldman Sachs raises $4.2bn for global RE credit fund

Goldman Sachs has held a final close on its latest real estate credit fund, Broad Street Real Estate Credit Partners III, Real Estate Capital‘s sister publication PERE has learnt.

Europe: Alcentra on the future growth of private debt

Current market conditions are showing echoes of the global financial crisis. But Graeme Delaney-Smith, head of European direct lending at Alcentra, explains why, despite the pressure, the future is bright for those most adaptive to change.

The arrival of the big guns

With a pair of BDC IPOs this year, Carlyle and KKR have boosted a market that is small and relatively lacking in investment. Irwin Speizer reports.

All roads lead to Rome – eventually

Italy is not the easiest environment for NPL investors, but it accounts for around half of the European opportunity, writes David Turner.

Europe: Return of the banks

As alternative forms of finance have eaten into banks’ market share in Europe, how are the traditional lenders responding?

Debt in the Med

Southern Europe’s private debt market remains small, but growing dealflow bodes well for the future.

Expanding Europe

Europe is seeing record funds committed to private debt, but much of the capital still hails from outside of the continent.

Europe: MIDIS on infrastructre debt

Kit Hamilton, managing director with Macquarie Infrastructure Debt Investment Solutions, offers insight into the rapid evolution of the strategy in Europe.

Europe: Return of the banks

As alternative forms of finance have eaten into banks’ market share in Europe, how are the traditional lenders responding?

Europe: Debt gathering pace in Southern Europe

As European private debt has matured, southern Europe is becoming more attractive. But it still remains a focus for specialists.