Posts Tagged ‘Apollo’

Bullish Bets, More Money: That’s PE

November 20, 2014

Chidem Kurdas

Someone once described private equity as a call (more…)

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Citadel on Listed PE Bandwagon

March 18, 2014

Chidem Kurdas

Publicly traded private equity is a growing presence in hedge fund (more…)

Pensions Like Their Alternatives Traded

February 28, 2012

Chidem Kurdas

No wonder so many managers want to have an initial public offering. Pensions may be more (more…)

Apollo Senior Debt Fund

October 6, 2010

Chidem Kurdas

With the flow of leveraged buyout deals not likely to recover any time soon, big private equity firms are increasingly focused on other types of investments. Thus Leon Black’s Apollo is to start a fund to invest primarily in senior secured loans issued by below-investment-grade companies.

This is separate from the $400 million collateralized loan obligation Apollo is reportedly raising with JP Morgan as the marketer. (more…)

Former Citadel Traders May Cash Out

June 3, 2010

Chidem Kurdas

Solar Capital’s backers – well-known names in the hedge fund industry – have waited for years.  Will they exit in the coming months or stay in a holding pattern? (more…)