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In accordance with the idea that size matters, a partnership between FS Investments and KKR, that manages two business development companies, has agreed to merge them.
BlackRock Capital Investment Corp. will retain its equity ownership of the asset-based lender, its largest portfolio company
The fund manager said liquidity pumped into markets by central banks has reduced the scope for distressed debt opportunities.
The former head of Goldman Sachs's private credit group in the Americas is charged with expanding the tech specialist’s fledgling credit business.
The 'custom mandate' has already invested more than 25 percent of its capital and is investing across various distressed strategies.
The fund is one of the largest ever for riskier subordinated debt.
Some subordinated debt investors could face difficult scenarios as the pandemic wears on.
Politics and red tape are preventing bailout funds from reaching the companies that need them most, reports Robin Blumenthal
The private markets giant says this is the largest such fund ever, and it will seek to deploy capital opportunistically.
The inaugural Senior Loan Fund doubled its initial target of $1.5bn, and will focus on sponsor-backed companies in the US and Canada.

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