Updated: Jan 18
Who are the top 50 Private Debt Asset Managers? US Firms are still stronger, but Europe is quickly catching up in this growing market.
Historically, US Banks have left the middle market corporate finance segment 15 years earlier than European ones. However, as the credit crunch continues to spread, SMEs are looking for new sources of financing. At the same time, pension funds and insurance companies would like to find an alternative to bonds. This explains the recent success and the bright future of Private Debt.