Barings manages over $13 billion in structured credit. A dedicated team of 12 investment professionals is focused on manager performance, underlying portfolio credit quality and structure.
Structured Credit (CLOs)
AUM: $14.8 billion (31 March 2019)
As one of the longest-tenured investors in the market, Barings has developed unique capabilities in understanding and identifying opportunities in global structured credit markets.
Structured Credit: AAA Spreads Trend Lower as Tranches Price Tighter
As spreads tightened and managers successfully syndicated AAA tranches, CLOs gained positive traction in the second quarter.View
Structured Credit: Receding Headwinds Support CLO Performance
CLOs rebounded in the first quarter as credit concerns receded. Lower interest rates may drive continued interest in the asset class moving forward.View
CLOs & Leveraged Loans: Beneath the Headlines
In a recent interview, Barings’ Head of Structured Credit, Matt Natcharian, and Head of U.S.-Managed CLO Funds, Adrienne Butler, discuss the pressures facing these markets today, and the opportunities they pose amid a late-stage credit cycle.View
CLOs: Accessing the Opportunity
Until fairly recently, it has been difficult for private investors and their advisers to access opportunities in collateralized loan obligations (CLOs), but that situation is slowly changing. In particular, with the advent of high yield multi credit strategies, investors have a means of accessing the broader market opportunities within the high yield universe, including the potential benefits offered by CLOs.View
High Yield Credit: Reaching for More
In this piece from Citywire, Barings’ portfolio managers discuss the benefits of taking a modern approach to global high yield investing.View