CLO launch

Crescent and Sancus team up to launch first ever “applicable margin reset” CLO

AMR feature is designed to improve efficiency of execution of CLO refinancings

European regulators delay changes to securitisation regime

18-month delay will give the EBA extra time to draft new regulatory technical standards

Wells Fargo launches European IG credit Ucits fund

€100m fund will focus on intermediate-duration IG corporate bonds

Wells Fargo launches European IG credit Ucits fund

€100m fund will focus on intermediate-duration IG corporate bonds

A direct lending strategy where banks really won’t lend? Marijuana

West coast manager Carden Capital launches marijuana lending fund

Fair Oaks Capital announces $47m of new CLO investments

Closed-end fund announces investments in Arrowmark and Mariner CLOs



May CLO round-up: Chinese banks, inverted term curves and giant mid-market deals

Backed by a surge in investor demand, particularly from Asia, the US CLO market appears to be in rude health despite a challenging loan market environment.


Is the shopping mall dead?

Alt Credit Intelligence browses the aisles of US shopping malls and hears where credit managers are finding bargains

Birch Grove interview: If you build it, they will come

Birch Grove’s Jonathan Berger talks to Alt Credit Intelligence about building to last, and what opportunities are left in US credit markets