CLO report: Breaking down the numbers

The relatively small fundraising figures for CLO-focused private debt funds belie a larger opportunity.

CLO funds reaching a final close managed to raise a combined $17.8 billion worldwide in 2017. This is still dwarfed by the total $180 billion raised by all private debt funds over the same period. CLOs remain a niche strategy but their popularity among investors looking to invest across the capital stack is growing.

CLO report

Four talking points

Fundraising data

The flip side of risk retention

Funds in market

Future perspectives

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