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Private Credit Middle-Market Opportunities in Europe

28/01/2019 at 10:36 am

From Direct Lending Funds to the Capital markets? Private Credit Middle-Market Opportunities in Europe (PDF version) Executive Summary This commentary explores the market for lending to middle-market corporates in Europe, with the ultimate aim of understanding the investment opportunities in this respect.  Middle- market credit has emerged in recent years as a distinct asset class in Europe, but for now is largely manifest in private credit direct lending (unlisted) funds.  We see po...

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Emerging Buy-to-Let Mortgage Opportunities in Europe – Introducing the Irish & Dutch Markets

11/10/2018 at 3:13 pm

Putting Frontier BTL Markets in Perspective 11 October 2018 Emerging BTL markets - IE and NL (PDF version) The buy-to-let mortgage capital markets in Europe have hitherto been dominated by opportunities in UK assets for the most part, with such risk dominating BTL RMBS markets and seen also more recently in listed bond and equity (whole loan fund) markets.  To be sure, the 20+ year history of UK buy-to-let lending has fuelled a deep market for institutional lending and investment, led b...

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