Goldman Sachs collects almost $900m for private BDC

The new vehicle has purchased several investments, all of which are portfolio companies of the firm’s publicly traded Goldman Sachs BDC.
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Blackstone’s investment in BC Partners is about more than hard capital

The London-based private equity firm picked the New York giant as a minority shareholder also for the soft benefits that brings.
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Fund of firms: Who owns what?

With Blackstone’s stake in BC Partners the latest deal in an expanding market of GP stakes, we look at which firms have been on the acquisition trail.
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AEW and Ostrum hit €200m first close on third fund – exclusive

The joint venture partners expect to hold a second close for their third senior property credit vehicle by December, targeting €400m.

Blackstone’s GSO runs fund revamp on older credit pools

The firm, which launched its special situations fund in 2005, could move assets into a newly created vehicle that would let investors cash out of older funds.
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Corporate debt levels could make trade war recession worse – report

Growing levels of corporate debt, particularly leveraged loans, may leave firms vulnerable in the next economic downturn.
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Amundi raises more than €1bn for debut real estate debt strategy – exclusive

The asset management firm has raised €250m for its maiden property debt fund and has deployed €180m across six loans in France, the Netherlands, Spain and Italy.

Hamilton Lane raises $760m for latest performing credit fund

The alternative asset manager’s new vehicle is the latest vintage of its Strategic Opportunities fund series, which is aiming for high single-digit to low double-digit returns.

BC’s credit platform makes another BDC play with OHAI purchase

BC Partners, which launched a credit arm more than two years ago, has made its second BDC purchase in less than a year.

BlackRock closes credit opps fund at $2bn

The fund will look at special situations and opportunistic credit to help investors generate returns through the credit cycle.
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