Credit/Private Debt

Trends
2020 Traditional Investments Outlook

Expectations for the equity and bond markets in 2020 continue to be cautiously optimistic after a 2019 market that left bearish investors wishing they had kicked that sentiment down the road a year or two.

While many do not expect the market to perform in 2020 quite like it did in 2019, nonprofit investors are still not expecting their real spending targets to come under heavy pressure in the near-term as they gauge the economic cycle and its ability to sustain its growth trajectory.

01.02.20
Alternatives
Texas Plan Bolsters Private Markets Portfolios

A Texas-based pension plan added follow-on commitments in private credit and private equity this week.

12.20.19
Consultant
Southern Trust Company Hires Hedge Fund Consultant

A Southern trust company hired a firm to serve as its hedge fund investment consultant.

12.18.19
Alternatives
Southwest Plan Approves Q3 Investment Actions

A Southwestern pension plan approved several investment actions in the third quarter.

12.17.19
Alternatives
Mid-Atlantic Plan Bolsters Credit, Private Equity Portfolios

A Mid-Atlantic pension plan added multiple credit and private equity commitments in recent weeks.

12.13.19
Non-U.S. & Global Equity
Northeast Plan Tweaks Non-U.S. Equity Manager Lineup

A Northeastern pension plan made several changes to its non-U.S. equity manager lineup in October.

12.13.19
Alternatives
Southeast Plan Discloses New Commitments

A Southeastern pension plan disclosed new private equity and credit commitments at today’s board meeting.

12.12.19
Infrastructure
Midwest Plan Approves Infrastructure RFP

A Midwestern employees pension plan approved an RFP for private infrastructure fund managers last week.

12.12.19
Searches
Southern Trust Fund Slates Real Estate RFP, Private Credit Review For 2020

A Southern trust fund will issue a real estate debt RFP next year and further discuss private credit investments for its portfolio.

12.11.19
Alternatives
Texas Plan Adds Alternatives Commitment

A Texas pension plan added a commitment to its direct lending portfolio last week.

12.11.19