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BlueBay targets €5 billion for European direct lending strategy7 days ago
BlueBay Asset Management is targeting €5 billion for its latest European direct lending strategy, according to documents seen by Creditflux, and has won $125 million in commitments from two US pension funds
Robeco looks to align macro fixed income with credit as it makes senior hire11 days ago
Robeco has hired Jamie Stuttard as co-head of the global fixed income macro team and fixed income strategist
Global Atlantic hires deputy CIO12 days ago
Global Atlantic Financial Group has appointed Anup Agarwal as Deputy Chief Investment Officer.
New York pension funds seek investment grade credit exposure13 days ago
The comptroller of the City of New York is searching for investment managers, responsible for creating and managing investment grade credit, or investment grade corporate fixed income portfolios.
Callan hires Cliffwater senior MD as head of alternatives13 days ago
Callan, an institutional investment consultant, has appointed Pete Keliuotis as head of alternatives and executive vice president.
Majority of investors seek to increase private credit allocations, BlackRock survey reveals13 days ago
Over half of investors plan to increase their allocation to private credit in 2019, according to an institutional client rebalancing report published by BlackRock
San Francisco pension assigns $75 million to evergreen private credit fund13 days ago
A New York-based direct lender has won a $75 million mandate from San Francisco Employees' Retirement System, who are looking to deploy $4.5 billion and partner with up to 25 private debt managers over the next six years
Strathclyde pension looks to allocate up to £1.1 billion into credit14 days ago
Glasgow City Council, the administering authority for the Strathclyde Pension Fund, has launched request for proposals (RFP) seeking to appoint investment managers specialising in private corporate debt and real estate debt.
Ohio pension fund assigns $50 million to distressed debt18 days ago
Ohio School Employees Retirement System has awarded $50 million to a distressed debt fund managed by GoldenTree Asset Management
New York pension fund allocates €250 million to European credit manager19 days ago
A $207.4 billion pension fund has awarded the mandate to a multi-strategy credit fund managed by EQT Partners
Minnesota pension slates $200 million to private credit after strong returns over Q3 201819 days ago
Minnesota State Board of Investments has awarded a $200 million commitment to two private credit managers
Hyundai allocates $250 million to US real estate debt19 days ago
Hyundai Investments has mandated $250 million to a real estate debt fund co-managed by Related Cos and HPS Investment Partners
US regulation drives insurance money towards credit ETFs1 month ago
Institutional investors are increasingly allocating to credit exchange-traded funds (ETFs), but their motivations are changing. These vehicles are famed for their liquidity, but several investors are said to be pouring money into them for the long term amid regulatory changes which have made ETF investments more favourable
San Francisco pension bolsters private credit portfolio with €60 million commitment1 month ago
San Francisco Employees’ Retirement System has awarded €60 million to a distressed debt fund
New Zealand Superannuation Fund hires CIO1 month ago
New Zealand Superannuation Fund (NZSF) has appointed Stephen Gilmore to serve as chief investment officer
Iowa pension to commit $200 million to private credit in 2019 as it addresses shortfalls1 month ago
Iowa Public Employees Retirement System (IPERS) plans to make $200 million in private credit commitments during 2019, according to documents seen by Creditflux, comprising of $100 million each to Monroe Capital and Tennenbaum Capital Partners
Plymouth County pension fund seeks high yield managers1 month ago
Plymouth County Retirement Association has launched a request for proposal and is searching for managers to oversee a $35 million high yield fixed income portfolio.
Chicago pension fund hires three firms for hedged credit portfolio1 month ago
Laborers’ and Retirement Board Employees’ Annuity and Benefit Fund of Chicago (LABF) has awarded $60 million across three firms for investments in hedged credit.
Milwaukee pension fund seeks emerging market debt managers1 month ago
The Employees’ Retirement System (ERS) of Milwaukee Country has launched a request for proposal (RFP) seeking investment firms to manage a $52 million long-only emerging markets debt portfolio.
Texas pension awards $500 million to European direct lending managed account1 month ago
This is the largest investment to credit that the $30 billion pension fund has made
US pension fund seeks HY and IG managers - but not CLOs1 month ago
Woburn Retirement System, a $153 million US defined benefit plan, has launched requests for proposals seeking investment managers for its US investment grade and high yield investments.
Sweden eases investment law for pension funds1 month ago
The Swedish parliament has approved investment guidelines giving the country’s four state pension plans greater freedom to invest in illiquid markets
Lothian pension fund appoints CEO1 month ago
Lothian Pension Fund has appointed a new chief executive officer, effective from February 2019, to replace Clare Scott, who is leaving at the end of 2018
Railpen hires former Amundi Pioneer credit head from Tesco pension scheme1 month ago
RPMI Railpen (Railpen) has appointed an investment director within the private markets team, effective from 26 November
Monroe launches $1.33 billion US direct lending fund1 month ago
With leverage, Monroe Capital will have more than $2.5 billion of capital available for investments
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