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All eyes on private credit

Posted by on 12 June 2024
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There's never a dull moment in private credit, the asset class that's undoubtedly received the most attention int he recent year. It's popularity seems unbeatable at the moment, but will it continue? What are some of the different factors affecting private credit,  how is the interest of take-privates growing and what challenges might lie ahead? We spoke to a range of leaders in private credit at SuperReturn International, so you can catch up on everything you need about this exciting area of private capital.

We met Tyler Gately, Head of North America Private Credit, and Stuart Mathieson, Head of Europe & APAC Private Credit & Capital Solutions from Barings at SuperReturn International, to take a deep dive into the world of direct lending. Get all your questions on the booming asset class answered including the outlook of private credit in Europe, how it compares to the US, challenges in mega deals and how macro pressure is impacting performance across the portfolio.

Finding the best value in credit

Lee Kruter, Partner & Head of Performing Credit, GoldenTree Asset joined us to take a deep dive into private credit. As a global credit manager, GoldenTree Asset have a vast experience with the asset class. Learn about how to navigate distressed cycles and default rates, the impact of increases in liability manages, how regulation has affected private credit and capitalising on disruption.

Active Management and private credit: An expert's perspective

Join us as Katie Koch, President and CEO of TCW, shares her expert insights on active management in private credit at SuperReturn International. With a rich background in managing $200 billion in assets across various sectors, Katie discusses the importance of experienced management, consistent discipline, and diversified portfolios. Get an in-depth look at upcoming trends, potential challenges, and the critical factors for selecting the right managers in a changing economic environment.

Global perspectives on private credit

Join  Christian Stracke, CEO, PIMCO, to learn about the design of their platform extending from fixed income to private credit. Learn about key trends in alternatives, the growing opportunities outside of the US, and the factors driving development in private markets.

Market adaptability and innovation: The next steps for European credit

Hear from David Allen, Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer, AlbaCore, who takes of through the evolution of the European credit market over the past year. Learn more about the calm yet competitive market conditions, the slow but steady M&A activity, the complexities of secured lending, the dynamics of CLOs, and the expertise required to thrive in this challenging environment.

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