The race for European investors: Ucits closing the gap

Alternative credit Ucits are fast moving from a way to attract extra management fees, to a must have for any credit fund manager wanting to raise capital in Europe


Credit hedge fund managers are moving to regulated vehicles and meeting investors who are moving in the opposite direction. The popularity of the ‘Ucits’ fund label has been steadily increasing in Europe and beyond, but in the last 18 months in particular, inflows into alternative credit strategies via Ucits funds