Destra and BlueBay team up to launch credit interval fund12 days ago
Destra has become the latest manager to launch an interval fund - Destra International & Event-Driven Credit Fund - which will focus on two strategies: multi-strategy international credit and event driven credit.
UK funds brace themselves against value-for-money ruling24 days ago
The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published its final set of fund governance rules that aim to strengthen the duty of authorised fund managers to their investors.
JP Morgan keeps up synthetic CDO momentum25 days ago
Sources say that JP Morgan priced a $500 million synthetic CDO last month, underlining its position as one of the key deal arrangers in this market
Former GSO distressed specialist to launch European credit fund - report27 days ago
Bloomberg reports that Akshay Shah, a former senior managing director at GSO Capital Partners, has launched his own fund management business known as Kyma Capital in London
79% of credit managers expect US high yield to widen, survey reveals1 month ago
The International Association of Credit Portfolio Managers (IACPM) has revealed the results for its latest IACPM Credit Outlook Survey – and the outlook appears to be bleak
Dentons brings in derivatives lawyer as partner1 month ago
Global law firm Dentons has added Alice Yurke as partner in its capital markets practice, the firm announced yesterday
Quant giant AQR launches first fixed income fund1 month ago
Quant specialist AQR Capital Management has entered the fixed income world, launching a new product called the Core Plus Bond Fund
A credit market in constant flux1 month ago
Since Creditflux's launch in 2001, we've reported on CLO evolution, trendy new products, regulatory U-turns, and, of course, crashes. Which, we wonder, is coming next?
Join the debate: most memorable moment in credit1 month ago
At Creditflux we’ve now produced 200 monthly magazines since Fishknife first came up with the idea of tracking the global credit markets in 2001). We asked several key credit industry officials about their most memorable moment in credit
Staying afloat in credit takes care and character1 month ago
In his final article, our columnist sheds light on his identity and has some 'nice' advice for those navigating credit’s changeable oceans
Brookfield buys 25% stake in European credit manager2 months ago
Brookfield has acquired a 25% stake in Link Financial Group, the parent company of European credit specialist LCM Partners
Fidante acquires minority stake in credit fund manager Latigo2 months ago
Fidante Partners has today announced that it has acquired a minority stake in Latigo Partners, a credit asset manager.
Anchorage wins $75 million ticket for global credit fund2 months ago
A US pension fund has approved an investment in the upcoming Anchorage credit fund
Strengthen CDS definitions to stop engineered defaults, say lawyers2 months ago
The likelihood of stamping out manipulation in the credit default swaps market – namely the practice of staging credit events – is remote, say market sources
Cheyne generates double-digit returns for hedge funds2 months ago
Cheyne Capital has delivered with two credit hedge funds that have reached their maturity
Capital Four fund soft closes at €350 million2 months ago
Copenhagen-based Capital Four Invest has recommended a soft close for its Luxembourg-domiciled Credit Opportunities Fund following its growth to €350 million
Blackstone's GSO launches second credit alpha fund3 months ago
GSO Capital Partners has launched its second Credit Alpha Fund, US SEC filings indicate
AB names fixed income co-heads and replaces Ashish Shah on two funds3 months ago
Following the departure of Ashish Shah, who was AB's head of fixed income and chief investment officer, Will Smith has been appointed co-manager on two bond funds. Meanwhile, the firm has named two co-heads of fixed income
CLO equity and mezzanine fund liquidates two years before reinvestment period3 months ago
BK Opportunities Fund-2 has liquidated two years before the end of its reinvestment period with annualised net return since inception at 12.4%, Creditflux has learned
Virginia pension fund cuts Oaktree high yield account3 months ago
Virginia Retirement System (VRS) has terminated Oaktree as a high yield debt manager, Creditflux has learnt
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