There are no perfect hedges for CLOs1 day ago
As the CLO market gets hotter and hotter, investors are seeking hedges against the inevitable downturn. But although there are a wide range of options, there is no consensus on which is best
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
Points up front: traders are dedicated, no matter how hot it gets25 days ago
When a fire alarm goes off, you should make your way to the nearest exit: unless you’re a trader
Tracking down the credit industry’s original winners25 days ago
All winning managers at the first Creditflux awards survived the crisis, under their own names – like BlackRock – or under new owners. But what happened to the people who collected the trophies?
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
Dedication pays off in risk sharing1 month ago
Fund managers are pitching dedicated CRT funds to institutional investors as market hits €75 billion in 2017 and US banks start to take notice. By Sayed Kadiri
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
Past returns: Europe's own risk retention rewrite2 months ago
Five years ago we reported that European CLO managers were hunting for partners to retain risk retention on their behalf. Shortly after, regulators performed a U-turn (nothing new here) and decided to prohibit third parties from acting as risk retainers
Cheyne generates double-digit returns for hedge funds2 months ago
Cheyne Capital has delivered with two credit hedge funds that have reached their maturity
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