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Octopus corrals £230m for short-term loan strategy – Exclusive

The specialist lender is targeting double-digit returns in the UK bridge finance market.

No let-up for the CLO boom

Francoise Devenoges is a portfolio manager at Man GLG, the discretionary investment management business of Man Group, where she is responsible for co-managing and developing the European CLO platform. She discusses her views on the state of Europe’s CLO market

More growth yet to come

A recent survey finds LPs bullish about private debt’s ability to fend off banking competition and the effects of interest-rate rises. Paul Lawrence of Intertrust reports

How investors can identify the best of the bunch

With fund managers citing loose deal structures – while pointing the finger elsewhere – what steps can LPs take to confidently assess the winners and losers? Raelan Lambert of Pavilion Alternatives Group provides some key tips

In the pipeline

The infrastructure debt fund market has grown significantly since the Crisis, but where are players finding opportunity? Vicky Meek investigates

Stick or twist

At a late stage in the credit cycle, LPs have a choice of playing it safe or taking on board extra risk in the hope of higher returns. David Turner explores the different approaches

Being in the driver’s seat

The lower mid-market is distinguished from the mid-market by limited leverage and other deal structures that can make lenders sleep easier at night. Throw onto that the benefit of acting as lead agent on a deal, and the lower mid-market becomes an attractive place where credit managers can position themselves to win deals, Twin Brook […]

Respect your senior

Senior debt could be overtaking from junior offerings as investors look for safety.

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