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DBRS's van Koolbergen: direct lenders are pre-packaging “CLOs-of-one” to attract insurers [video]3 days ago
DBRS's Jerry van Koolbergen talks to Creditflux's Michelle D'souza after his panel at the Creditflux Debtwire US Mid Market Forum
South Carolina pension backs tech-focused BDC6 days ago
South Carolina Retirement System Investment Commission (RSIC) has committed $100 million to Owl Rock Technology Finance Corporation, according to documents seen by Creditflux
Arizona pension bullish on private credit after beating benchmark10 days ago
Credit returns have bolstered performance for Arizona State Retirement System – and the pension fund remains bullish on future allocations to private debt
Los Angeles pension fund to shortlist illiquid credit managers10 days ago
Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association (LACERA) is set to select semi-finalists for an $500 million illiquid credit mandate by July
PSP's private debt portfolio generates 9.2% return11 days ago
Public Sector Pension Investment Board (PSP) has generated a 9.2% one-year rate of return of its private debt portfolio, exceeding its 5.7% benchmark,
US pension replaces Cliffwater with Meketa11 days ago
Connecticut Retirement Plans and Trust Funds has selected Meketa as a consultant to oversee its opportunistic investments, which consists of direct lending and opportunistic credit investments, along with investments in hedge funds and real assets.
US pensions funds allocate to Lone Star and Raven credit strategies12 days ago
Two US-based pension schemes have invested in funds with exposure to credit, highlighting the appetite of institutional investors towards off-the-run asset classes.
Louisiana pension retains Hamilton Lane and plans private debt commitments13 days ago
The $20 billion Teachers' Retirement System of Louisiana (TRSL) board has voted to retain Hamilton Lane as its private markets manager to oversee its private debt and private equity portfolios.
Japanese pension fund turns its attention to credit funds13 days ago
Japan's Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF) has launched a request for information (RFI) on private debt with the institution looking into new assets classes in a bid to generate higher returns
Los Angeles pension fund narrows down global direct lending search to four managers14 days ago
Los Angeles City Employees Retirement System (Lacers) has listed the finalists for a private credit mandate, according to an agenda document seen by Creditflux.
San Mateo pension backs BlackRock direct lending fund17 days ago
San Mateo County Employees' Retirement Association is set to make a commitment of $35 million to BlackRock Direct Lending Fund IX, according to an agenda item document seen by Creditflux.
Texas pension backs mine finance fund20 days ago
Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS) is set to commit up to $150 million to Orion Mine Finance Fund III, consisting of a $100 million commitment to the fund and $50 million for co-investment
Ohio pension backs GSO's upcoming European direct lending fund1 month ago
Ohio Police & Fire Pension Fund (OP&F) has approved a $50 million commitment to GSO European Debt Fund II
Minnesota State to earmark $100 million for private credit1 month ago
Minnesota State Board of Investment is considering a $100 million commitment to LBC Credit Partners V, according to a quarterly updates document seen by Creditflux
Largest UK pension appoints new CEO of investments1 month ago
Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) has appointed a new chief executive officer of its investment management business
New investments drive Canada Pension Plan’s credit returns to 8.7%1 month ago
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB)’s credit portfolio has delivered good returns during the 2019 fiscal year, despite the market volatility, according to the institution’s annual financial report
Sacramento pension backs healthcare fund1 month ago
Sacramento County Employees Retirement Scheme (SCERS) committed $35 million to OrbiMed Royalty & Credit Opportunities in April, according to a monthly report of new investment activity seen by Creditflux
Barings BDC forms $550 million JV with South Carolina pension1 month ago
The new joint venture will invest in both liquid and illiquid credit
US pension to invest $75 million in private debt1 month ago
Vermont pension investment committee (VPIC) has decided to commit $75 million in private debt, following a private credit strategic investment plan recommendation plan recommendation by its investment consultant NEPC.
UK pension fund appoints manager for private debt portfolio1 month ago
Hampshire County Council Pension Fund has appointed JP Morgan Alternative Asset Management as a private debt portfolio manager.
Endowment funds eye allocations to private credit1 month ago
Endowment funds are evaluating private credit funds in a bid to meet their 7% return hurdles, and Commonfund, based in Wilton in Connecticut, is leading the charge.
US pension fund to commit $1.1 billion in private credit by 20201 month ago
Investment consultant NEPC has recommended that Arizona Public Safety Personnel Retirement System (PSPRS) commit $550 million in private credit in both 2019 and 2020, according to a private credit review
Pennsylvania pension commits $150 million to European credit funds1 month ago
Pennsylvania State Employees’ Retirement System approved $975 million of investments at its 24 April meeting
Maryland pension carves out private debt bucket2 months ago
The Baltimore pension fund has also mandated a total of $25 million to one direct lending fund and one distressed debt fund
Korean institution hunts for direct lending managers2 months ago
Korea Post has launched a request for proposals in which it seeks out two managers to invest a total of $200 million into global direct lending loans
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