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Global ABS 2024


Exploring The Middle Market: Considerations & The Latest Developments in Specialty Finance and Direct Lending

06 Jun 2024
Private Credit Summit
  • Bank retrenchment and the increase in direct and non-bank lenders, including increased competition and it’s impacts on market dynamics and borrowers. Proliferation and protections in ‘lender-on-lender’ violence.
  • Financing structures in direct lending and the rise of alternative financing solutions e.g. first and second lien, mezz financing. Adapting and evolving to meet middle-market and SME borrower needs.
  • Technological developments in direct lending. Emergence of tech-enabled lending platforms; scaling and streamlining through data analytics and automations.
  • Middle Market CLOs in the U.S. and UK/Europe. Considerations in liquidity provision, structures and ratings, opportunity for portfolio diversification, and investor appetite.
Gabriele Gramazio, Senior Director - KBRA
Paolo Morrone, Head Of UK Direct Lending - Tikehau Capital
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