Tuesday, December 3, 2019, 12:05 PM - 12:55 PM | Evolution of Private Credit - Trends, Strategies and Opportunities
Private credit is evolving at a fast rate. Gaining more attention from investors than ever, the rapid flow of capital into the asset class has enabled it to grow and open up a range of opportunities with the different strategies and markets on offer. At the same time the diversity, complexity and sophistication of the strategies in the private credit space has grown tremendously in recent years, with many investors treating it as a stand-alone asset class. This stream will provide an update on private credit and look at the risks and opportunities at the current stage of the credit cycle. Key discussion points include:
Introduction to private credit;
The major sub-sectors within private credit;
The landscape of managers and how the industry has evolved;
Why private credit is an attractive asset class;
Where to find value in the current market cycle;
How does private credit fit into traditional portfolio allocation.