Points up front: structuring is in his blood18 days ago
Very few people can claim they were born to structure CLOs, but perhaps GreensLedge’s new recruit Peter Melichar is the exception
The perception of liquidity is often not the same as the reality1 month ago
Investec Asset Management's Jeff Boswell takes our credit quiz and discusses liquidity in Europe, the former "darling of the European debt market" Vivarte and the Matrix
They said it: My friend (not a fan of the president) said she would erect a statue of Trump if there was any further Volcker rule rollback2 months ago
A US lawyer tells us that President Donald Trump is gaining admirers in the credit industry.
Points up front: Cooperman takes advice from Kenny Rogers2 months ago
Last month news emerged that Omega Advisors founder Leon Cooperman was converting his multi-billion dollar hedge fund into a family office.It wasn’t fatigue or performance issues driving the 75-year-old to retirement (Omega’s flagship fund is said to have delivered double-digit returns in 2017), but rather American country singer Kenny Rogers.
Eleven years on and trups CDOs are still the best investment in credit4 months ago
Hildene's Brett Jefferson takes our credit quiz
We are not structured finance investors – we are corporate credit specialists5 months ago
Fair Oaks' Miguel Ramos-Fuentenebro takes our credit quiz
Future returns: we've (not) got a case of the blues5 months ago
Regular readers may notice a slight change to this, the 201st issue of Creditflux...
Tech is benefiting from all the trends that are hurting retail6 months ago
CBAM's Don Young takes our credit quiz
Let's all stop obsessing about duration risk7 months ago
Atlanticomnium's Anthony Smouha takes our credit quiz
Past returns: binomial expansion model was the catalyst for shorting AIG9 months ago
10 years ago, Creditflux reported on AIG's approach to marking its structured credit book. The article prompted one trader to put on a large short position which profited as AIG turned to the US government for a bail-out
Points up front: goodbye structured credit; hello entrepreneurship1 year ago
Good luck to former structured credit trader Lukasz Rzeczkowski, who has taken a leap out of the world of finance and into a medical venture.
Points up front: dancing in the street1 year ago
Romantic Italian credit hedge fund manager woes wife-to-be with flash mob
Points up front: the biggest leaving do of the year1 year ago
Key players from across the CLO industry gathered to bid farewell to Alcentra’s Hiram Hamilton, who is swapping London for New York.
German direct lending will grow for two decades1 year ago
Patrimonium’s Daniel Heine takes our credit quiz
Points up front1 year ago
Natixis's Hernan Quipildor's secret talent and why those looking to launch a hedge fund business should pick their company name wisely
Past returns: early risk retainers1 year ago
Five years ago in Creditflux we reported on JP Morgan shutting down its special situations prop trading desk in London
Points up front: going full cycle1 year ago
Evelyn Stevens’ career has turned full cycle
Points up front: matchmaker1 year ago
Another credit manager, CIFC, has also made a hire with an unusual claim to fame
Being short can be a dangerous game2 years ago
Millstreet Capital’s Craig Kelleher takes our credit quiz
Points up front: doppelganger2 years ago
Readers who believe they have been snubbed by affable CLO market veteran Christos Danias may instead have encountered his twin
Loan defaults will stay below 2% for some time2 years ago
Eagle Point’s Tom Majewski takes our credit quiz
Current wide spreads reflect poor liquidity2 years ago
Amundi's Gregoire Pesques takes our credit quiz.
Points up front: man of many talents2 years ago
Some credit market professionals have unusual hobbies. But few have as diverse a range of talents as one portfolio manager in Los Angeles
Points up front: free-styling2 years ago
Few people rise to the top in the world of credit having previously triumphed in a different field. Stephan Caron is an exception
Banks provide a poor service to small managers2 years ago
Pentalpha's Nicola Marinelli takes our credit quiz
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