Tag: Private equity

Demand for Private Debt Creates Crowded Market

Institutional investors’ interest in mid-market corporate direct lending is driving large capital flows into a squeezed portion of the market, according to Willis Towers Watson, resulting in downward pressure on returns and greater risk.

Investment Product and Service Launches

This week Northern Trust announced enhancements to services for private equity investment clients, while Franklin Templeton expanded multi-asset solutions capability with new open architecture offering. 

Investment Product and Service Launches for the Week

Delaware Investments announces intent to acquire Bennett Lawrence Management; Partners Group introduces private markets funds for the defined contribution market; Allianz Global Investors launches dynamic target-date collective investment trust series; and more.

Northern Trust Hones Risk Reporting

Using broader and deeper analytics, Northern Trust has enhanced its ex-ante – or ‘forward looking’ – investment risk-reporting capabilities.