Ranger board chairman resigns with direct lending fund liquidation on the cards22 hours ago
Three board members, including chairman Christopher Waldron, have stepped down from the Ranger Direct Lending Fund
Former BlueMountain portfolio manager resurfaces at KKR23 hours ago
A credit specialist who left BlueMountain in 2017 has resurfaced at KKR Credit as a director in its New York office, Creditflux has learned
Wells Fargo AM names head for new European private debt arm3 days ago
Wells Fargo Asset Management has launched its European private debt arm and named Brian Van Elslander as head of private strategies, according to an internal memo seen by Creditflux.
European institutional private debt appetite shows no signs of waning, finds Aviva survey4 days ago
Institutional investors across Europe are set to increase their exposure to alternative income assets, according to a report by Aviva Investors.
Ranger direct lending fund set to wind-up as Ares withdraws candidacy7 days ago
A new development in the Ranger Direct Lending Fund saga: Ares withdraws its proposal to assume managerial responsibilities for the fund
Swiss manager launches agriculture-focused impact debt fund12 days ago
Zurich-based responsAbility Investments has launched its second open-ended private debt fund, which will invest in sustainable agriculture and development
Patrimonium holds first close for two European direct lending funds13 days ago
Direct lender Patrimonium Asset Management has held a first close for two of its direct lending funds, Creditflux has learned.
Hamilton Lane holds $900 million final close for private credit fund13 days ago
Pennsylvania-headquartered Hamilton Lane has doubled its initial $450 million target and held a $900 million final close for its fourth strategic opportunities fund
Invesco raises $150 million for distressed debt fund13 days ago
The vehicle, which has a $500 million target size, has raised a total of $146.18 million capital commitments, according to SEC filings
RM launches “highly defensive alternative fund” with 7-8% total return target13 days ago
London-headquartered alternative credit fund manager RM Capital has launched a “highly defensive alternative fund”, VT RM Alternative Income Fund, which it claims to be the first of its kind
Brazil development bank launches $1.5 billion infrastructure credit fund13 days ago
Brazil’s National Bank for Economic and Social Development (BNDES) is launching a new Brazilian infrastructure credit fund with support from the Inter-American Development Bank
Alaska pension fund creates $1 billion credit platform17 days ago
In conjunction with the new credit platform, Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation has created a $500 million private credit co-investment fund with California-based Pathway Capital Management
IW launches first UK SME senior debt fund17 days ago
London-headquartered IW Capital has launched its first £4.5 million senior secured debt fund, which will invest in UK SMEs
Redmont launches third private debt fund with focus on US southeast17 days ago
Alabama-based Redmont Capital is looking to raise capital for its third private debt fund, according to US SEC filings
Onex raises $314 million for debut direct lending fund17 days ago
Onex Credit Partners has raised $314 million for Onex Credit Lending Partners I - which has a $500 million target size, according to US SEC filings.
Unitranche deals set to grow with creation of uniformity18 days ago
European direct lenders have been given a boost with the Loan Market Association establishing a new precedent unitranche intercreditor agreement to govern the relationship between credit funds and banks
Credit interval funds thrive as investors value liquidity profile18 days ago
“The interval fund structure’s time has come," says BlueBay's Blair Reid
Experienced CSAM holds off boutiques to win biggest prize18 days ago
Credit Suisse Asset Management became a two-time winner of the Creditflux Manager of the Year award last month after picking up the 2018 trophy in front of a packed house at London’s Landmark Hotel on 9 May
No one knows when the next downturn will come, but for now we can hope for a soft landing18 days ago
Our columnist, Churchill Asset Management's Randy Schwimmer, addresses the question that is baffling credit market participants: exactly where are we in the credit cycle?
Capital Dynamics expands new private credit team with three hires19 days ago
Capital Dynamics has strengthened the private credit unit which it launched nine months ago
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