EN Ireland Institutional

European Senior Secured Loans

  • AUM $12.9 billion
    (30 September 2021)
  • Inception Date 2001
  • Vehicles Available
    • QIAIF
    • Separate Account
    • CLOs

Investment Philosophy

We believe attractive, long-term, risk-adjusted returns can best be achieved through a combination of:

  • Strong fundamental credit underwriting, with the primary focus on principal preservation
  • Active portfolio management to capture the best relative value and identify opportunities for capital appreciation

Our Value Add

One of the industry’s largest global high yield teams

  • Over 65 high yield investment professionals allow our team to fully underwrite and monitor investment opportunities across the market
  • Experienced in-house investment professionals in both U.S. and European markets
  • Long-term track records in managing both U.S. and European credit
  • Portfolio managers and analysts provide an on-the-ground, rigorous approach to managing credit by conducting company visits and regularly participating on management calls

In-depth, bottom-up credit analysis provides unparalleled coverage up and down the capital structure, across industries and geographies

  • Integrated loan and bond high yield research and portfolio management
  • On-the-ground resources provide local access and insight into the markets where we’re investing
  • Active portfolio management capturing our best ideas while managing risk and optimizing relative value

Portfolio Managers

 Oliver Harker-Smith

Oliver Harker-Smith

 Chris Sawyer

Chris Sawyer

 Gareth Hall

Gareth Hall

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