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AllianzGI hires two Abraaj directors for Asian private credit

The new senior hires come as the firm goes about building up its global private debt team.

Shadow banking in India stirs concerns

Recent defaults have deepened concern over mismatched asset-liability durations in non-banking lending.

AustralianSuper: The €90bn pension fund targeting European property lending

Australia’s largest superannuation fund, has entered the European real estate lending market. Real Estate Capital finds out about its plans.

CreditEase plans allocation to US distressed debt

The fund-of-funds manager will explore opportunities in the US distressed debt market as it seeks dislocations in asset pricing.

Mizuho to launch new infra debt fund this month

The vehicle will be targeting senior debt for greenfield and brownfield projects in investment-grade countries, as well as developing markets through credit enhancement.

OCP Asia garners $500m for Fund III

The credit manager’s latest closed-end Asia-Pacific vehicle is double the size of its predecessor.

NPS appoints new CIO

The former president of BNK Financial Group, Hyo-Joon Ahn, has taken over the role today

Watch out for basis risk – CLSA’s Johnson

Australian lenders are facing such risk amid subdued credit growth outside of the real estate sector, says the regional head of bank research at CLSA.

Noble’s fall from grace

The Singaporean commodity trader’s troubles have put a spotlight on trade finance and its possible applications. Adalla Kim investigates

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