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Spire wins Creditflux Manager of the Year award12 days ago
Spire Partners was the big winner at Creditflux's Manager Awards last night as the London-based manager scooped the award for the manager of the year. On top of this, the firm picked up awards for Best European CLO Manager and Best European CLO for Aurium CLO II
Euro CLO league tables: at long last - a reset, a refi and a debut13 days ago
A chill swept through the European CLO market in April. While managers priced €3.16 billion of CLOs, it was the slowest month since January.
It’s possible to be big — and still be picky18 days ago
Our analysis of 2018 CLOs shows that firms such as Credit Suisse Asset Management and Sound Point Capital Management have built loan portfolios that are different to the rest of the market.
CLOs at a glance19 days ago
A round-up of CLO performance
- Our analysis of 2018 CLOs shows that firms such as Credit Suisse Asset Management and Sound Point Capital Management have built loan portfolios that are different to the rest of the market21 days ago
Sound Point opts for fixed rate triple As with latest US new issue CLO22 days ago
Sound Point Capital Management priced a $608.15 million new issue CLO on Friday named Sound Point CLO XXIII
Sound Point becomes first European CLO debutant of 20191 month ago
Sound Point Capital Management has made the breakthrough by becoming the first debutant CLO manager in Europe this year
CLO pipeline: managers seek to return as others arrive, after testing Q11 month ago
With the first quarter of 2019 now in the books, the CLO market looks to be continuing where it left off.
Europe's CLO manager field set to get bigger as managers from all corners aim to break through1 month ago
Regulation does not always impair activity
A round-up of fundraising and people moves in credit1 month ago
Sound Point becomes first manager to market debut European CLO in 20191 month ago
Sound Point Capital Management is on track to become the first debut CLO manager in Europe this year, with the US company marketing its first transaction on the continent via Citi
Sound Point slashes leverage in 2015 vintage CLO following reissue1 month ago
Sound Point Capital management reissued its 2015 vintage deal Sound Point CLO VIII yesterday, slashing the transaction’s leverage in the process
Creditflux reveals finalists for most competitive Manager Awards ever1 month ago
To compile the shortlist for the annual Creditflux awards, we select the best performers in credit using a combination of detailed, data-driven metrics. The winners will be announced on 8 May
Former Ares partner takes on head of structured products role at Sound Point (correction)2 months ago
A figure with more than 20 years of experience in CDO and CLO markets has resurfaced at Sound Point in New York
Points up front: Credit Suisse and Sound Point rekindle the fire2 months ago
Sound Point CLO XII was refinanced on 14 February and arranger Credit Suisse displayed its passion for CLO structuring by embedding half a dozen hearts in its pricing email
US CLO round-up: years fall off CLO market as it gets back to its old self3 months ago
The CLO market is starting to look rejuvenated, with the dense pipeline having this week offloaded seven new broadly syndicated deals and one middle market deal as Creditflux goes to press – totalling $3.7 billion of new paper.
Sound Point cuts funding costs on 2016 CLO with $643.5 million refi3 months ago
Sound Point Capital Management has refinanced its 2016 vintage deal Sound Point CLO XII
Sound Point shrugs off flat CLO curve as it targets 43bp tighter triple As with refi3 months ago
New issues have been the main source of business in the US CLO market this year with market sources divided over the merits of CLO refinancings
Points up front: Favouritism - that’s the long and short of it3 months ago
The rift between Sound Point Capital Management and its former portfolio manager Jeff Teach highlights some of the difficulties managers face when overseeing multiple funds with both competing and similar interests
US CLO round-up: it's a slow start, but at least we have a benchmark as 42 deals fill pipeline3 months ago
It’s safe to say 2019 is off to a slow start for the US CLO market. This past week, $1.4 billion has priced, bringing total issuance in January 2019 to $5.7 billion. That’s 70% below the January 2018 new issue volume of $20 billion.
Sound Point starts 2019 with a bang pricing $508.8 million new issue CLO3 months ago
Sound Point Capital Management priced a $508.8 million new issue CLO yesterday named Sound Point CLO XXII
Sound Point orchestrating primary market CLO via BAML3 months ago
Sound Point is returning to the CLO market this week with its $508.5 million CLO XXII via Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Disagreement between Sound Point and former portfolio manager comes to an end4 months ago
The long-running dispute between portfolio manager Jeff Teach and his former employer Sound Point Capital Management has been brought to an end following a final arbitration award
Sound Point cuts 2016 CLO's triple A coupon by 55bp with refi6 months ago
Sound Point Capital Management priced a $460 million refi of its 2016 CLO Sound Point CLO XI yesterday, slashing its triple A coupon by 55 basis points
Global CLO round-up: what goes around comes around7 months ago
It is no news that spreads are reverting back to the elevated levels of last year and, with each new deal pushing the market wider, the rolling three-month term curve in the US has been forced to stretch and move left, right and centre.
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