Hedge Funds Replacing Banks – Direct Lending Strategy As Example

From Hedge Fund Insight staff   With the 2Q Earnings Release from KKR & Co LLP came evidence of how alternative financing businesses (including hedge funds) are replacing bank financing. In the Investor Update accompanying the Conference Call KKR presented some data on their newer strategies which will power future earnings. Direct Lending featured strongly: […] Read more »

BlueBay’s Discipline, Flexibility and Team Depth Highlighted By Fitch

By Hedge Fund Insight staff   Fitch Ratings has just released its views of the Absolute Return Funds of London-based BlueBay Asset Management – BlueBay Investment Grade Absolute Return Bond Fund (IGARF) and BlueBay Investment Grade Libor Fund (IGL). BlueBay is a specialist credit asset manager with AUM of USD59.1bn at end-March 2015 (USD28.3bn in investment grade […] Read more »