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Rising Stars 2019: Last chance for nominations!

An impressive number of nominations have already been gratefully received for our inaugural Private Debt Investor Rising Stars 2019. With the clock ticking towards the deadline of today, Thursday 14 February, at midnight PST, now is the final chance to act! To be eligible, nominees should be under the age of 40 on 1 April 2019. Nominations […]

Nassau RE to expand credit and CLO businesses

The asset manager created a new credit vehicle to focus on CLOs and plans to add more real estate debt offerings.

Tikehau closes fourth direct lending fund on €2.1bn

The latest big fund to hit Europe this year shows established names are able to continue securing commitments.

Q4 volatility ‘another tantrum’ rather than start of a downturn: Golub

The firm’s new investments were still tilted toward unitranche loans, but senior secured loans made up a larger share than in the third-calendar quarter.

Antares founding partner leaves firm – exclusive

Eric Hansen’s departure late last year followed that of Chet Zara, another senior-level investment professional who left last February.

BlueBay closes Direct Lending III on €6bn – exclusive

The huge European-focused debt fund is one of the largest raised so far in 2019.

GSO back in the market with European Senior Debt Fund II – exclusive

Blackstone’s credit arm secures follow-on commitment from Asian insurer for its latest European fund after predecessor closed on €1.9bn.

Rising Stars 2019: Keep the nominations coming!

There’s just under a week to go for us to receive recommendations relating to private debt’s youthful trailblazers.

AINV posts NII losses as it continues pivot toward core assets

Apollo’s BDC saw a NII loss of 1.9% in the fourth quarter, but was able to decrease its non-core assets to 16.7% of the portfolio.

Energy Capital retools lending strategy with Fund II

The US-headquartered firm’s initial vehicle posted better results in its $377m of senior debt investments than when also taking mezzanine positions into account.

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