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2019 MAR

Insights

M&G Investments

19/03/2019

European private debt in 2018 and the year ahead

European private debt continued to attract significant investor interest in 2018, while fundraising was more muted, partly due to high levels of dry powder. Looking in less competed and emerging areas of private debt is more likely to enable sourcing value opportunities.

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James King

19/03/2019

Spotlight on ABS: Market dynamics favour investors once more

Asset-backed securities (ABS) remain attractive to investors and it is not only because yield spreads have increased. UK consumer risk offers value as Brexit downsides appear to be overpriced. Resilience of deals appears strong, with robust documentation helping to reduce impairment risks, while underlying collateral defaults remain low.

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2019 FEB

Insights

M&G Investments

28/02/2019

Responsible investment and private debt

The key concepts of responsible investment are complementary to private debt with its core focus on analysing and managing risk through relationships with investee entities.

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Insights

M&G Investments

19/02/2019

European loan market - review and outlook

European loans found relative favour with investors as 2018 marked a return to volatility for global markets. European loan returns were modestly positive, thanks to pricing stability and high running coupon income, unlike other risk assets.

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M&G Investments

14/02/2019

Attractive value in credit masked by bad memories

Assessment of valuations has been anchored in the extremes of the credit and sovereign crises of the last decade. Prospective returns have improved in both investment grade and high yield markets, with crossover credits favoured. We have been adding to risk in multi-asset credit strategies but have scope for add more as value opportunities emerge.

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Insights

M&G Investments

14/02/2019

Spotlight on high yield: Attractiveness following recent volatility

High yield is more appropriately priced after the 2018 sell-off, but investors may be missing its attractiveness. Spread decompression has increased the opportunities both within the market and in the market overall. Attractive prospects for returns have encouraged us to add active risk to our European high yield strategies.

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Richard Ryan

04/02/2019

Q&A: multi-asset credit strategies

Richard Ryan, discusses multi-asset credit, a total return strategy invested and diversified across the broad fixed income markets.

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2019 JAN

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M&G Investments

23/01/2019

Income secured on real assets

Investor allocations to real assets are growing, attracted to tangible stores of value and the potential diversification of risk exposure.

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