European Loans

The European Loans strategy seeks to invest primarily in sub-investment-grade corporate institutional loans and aims to produce positive returns through a flexible and unconstrained investment strategy seeking to outperform the Credit Suisse Institutional Western European Leveraged Loan Index (non USD Denom).

One of the first dedicated institutional loan managers in the marketplace:

  • Investing in high yield since 1999
  • Highly experienced team
  • Credit research specialists

Experienced and well established operator in the loan and high yield market:

  • Entrenched trading relationships
  • Active trading across the credit spectrum

Proven and sustainable active investment process:

  • Actively trading in primary and secondary markets
  • Process refined over more than a decade of high yield portfolio management
  • Clearly defined repeatable investment process

Robust internal and external risk management processes:

  • Active portfolio management and monitoring with weekly mark-to-market
  • No leverage employed
  • Independent risk oversight by dedicated risk management team

The team has been managing marked-to-market loan portfolios since 2004 with a focus on achieving strong and stable returns from the sub-investment-grade senior-secured loan market. The primary focus is on sponsor-driven leveraged buyout transactions with the ability to invest in other corporate loans.

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