GUEST ARTICLE

Emerging markets restructurings provide a “triple play” opportunity for investors

Emerging markets restructurings provide a “triple play” opportunity for investors

By Gregory Bowes, co-founder and managing principal and Irene Rivera Calderón, associate at Albright Capital – Thoughtful investors will want to pursue investment strategies that can potentially achieve the equivalent to baseball’s rare “triple play,” ie, (i) attractive risk-adjusted returns, (ii) portfolio diversification benefits, and (iii) positive social impact. Providing restructuring support and/or private credit to EM companies suffering from macro events outside of their control may be such a strategy.

RESEARCH

Private credit managers to provide more than USD100bn of financing during 2020, says ACC

Private credit managers to provide more than USD100bn of financing during 2020, says ACC

Private credit managers will provide more than USD100 billion of financing during 2020 as economic uncertainty and low interest rates are reducing the attractiveness of traditional fixed income assets, according to research published by the Alternative Credit Council and Allen & Overy.  

SPECIAL REPORT

GP Spotlight 2020

This report showcases some of the winners in the GP categories at the Private Equity Wire US Awards 2020, which were conducted in partnership with Bloomberg, using fund manager data to pre-select the shortlists of nominees
CORONAVIRUS

"Science will win," says Pfizer

"Science will win," says Pfizer

On Monday, BioNTech and Pfizer announced that their Covid-19 vaccine-in-the-making showed a 90 per cent efficiency rate in a late stage clinical trial, which sent share prices soaring around the world on the back of the scientific breakthrough.