Demand for capital in the wake of the covid crisis has led to record deal volumes for private debt funds. We take a look at what's driving that trend.
ESG and sustainability are now being worked into deal documentation, but it may take a while before the asset class is seen to be truly making a difference.
Strong demand for alternative lending and significant capital reserves contributed to the highest deal numbers seen so far.
A Moody’s report has set tongues wagging regarding the risks or otherwise of private credit. We consider the arguments.
Investors have concerns over what is happening in the broadly syndicated loan space. The private debt market must learn the lessons.
Project Finance Exchange (PFX) chairman David Rose asks if it is time to self-regulate – before someone does it on the industry’s behalf.
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The purchase marks the money manager’s entrance into alternative investments.
The vehicle, which surpassed its target, will focus on non-sponsored specialty finance, especially asset-based lending.
The Toronto-based asset manager’s fund will launch in Q1 2022 and focus on non-sponsored, first-lien lending.
The challenges of the pandemic have put the focus on companies being able to access additional funding quickly.

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