Opinion

Chris Fenske

Where did this year’s bond sector spreads end up after a rate shock?

Chris Fenske, co-head of fixed income pricing research at IHS Markit, on how rates move




Jon Close

Featured fund: Millstreet Credit Fund

Boston-based manager comes good with 2016 trades



Richard Harland

Growth in private debt puts strain on back offices

As investors pile into direct lending, managers have to beef up their back office



Martin Haycock

The case for convertibles in uncertain times

Fisch Asset Management’s Martin Haycock makes the case for convertible bonds in a time of



Alt Credit Intelligence

A leveraged loan: the squeeze is on

Ellington Management's Robert Kinderman finds a lack of call protection may be sapping value from



Alt Credit Intelligence

Midstream debt vs equity

BlackGold Capital Management’s Sharam Honari and Shalin Patel find value in midstream credit, which has



Chris Fenske

Puerto Rico bonds and bond insurer CDS come under pressure post-Maria

Chris Fenske, co-head of fixed income pricing research at IHS Markit, on the effects of



Paul McMillan

We’re all reporters now

Transparency is coming to the credit market whether we like it or not, and fund



Alt Credit Intelligence

Systems, operations, transparency and trade reporting

Rob Shaw, CFO at Apera Capital talks to Alt Credit Intelligence about how getting operations



Jon Close

Are There Still Opportunities in Structured Credit Hedge Fund Strategies?

Agecroft Partners' Don Steinbrugge assesses the persistence of structured credit hedge funds, now that the



Michael Hattab and Stéphanie Ferrieu

The ripples are still being felt in financial CDS from 2008’s tsunami

Financial CDS has become complex in the ten years since the global financial crisis, but


Philip Cenateimpo

Coming to a terminal near you

Bloomberg has evolved from being a simple data provider to a financial markets powerhouse.


Aba Schubert

Single in name only

Aethel Partners analyses Europe’s system for dealing with troubled banks


Susan Barreto

Boaz Weinstein moving forward again in the hunt for yield

Saba Capital founder discusses low vol and distressed markets in latest interview


Chris Fenske

Does that J Crew loan covenant only come in an extra-small?

Chris Fenske, co-head of fixed income pricing research at IHS Markit,on a creative way to


Chris Huggins and Andrew Freestone

Disco fever: Man GLG finds value in forgotten bank debt

Chris Huggins and Andrew Freestone from Man GLG look at opportunities in legacy bonds which


Louis Gargour

Boutique credit: a quiet champion of the real economy

The disintermediation of bank lending has been a key feature of the financial landscape in


James Harvey

New ideas for old markets

Sancus Capital Management founder Olga Chernova talks to Alt Credit Intelligence about her career in


Chris Fenske

Using Google search to measure US state budget concerns

Chris Fenske, co-head of fixed income pricing research at IHS Markit,on utilising search trends


Amal Robleh

New guidelines for Europe

François Lacoste of Idinvest discusses the European Central Bank's new leveraged lending guidelines


Jeff Peskind

Size does matter

Phoenix’s Jeff Peskind tells ACI why it pays to be small and active in the