Babson adds $5bn in HY as interest persists

Babson Capital has raised $5bn of assets under its combined high yield bond and loan platform in the last 12 months, reflecting continued demand from investors and advisers for high yield.

  • 24 May 2013
"Investors recognise the benefit of allocating within sub-investment grade credit," Neil Godfrey, managing director and head of UK distribution at Babson Capital, told EuroWeek. "The predominant consideration is to provide a meaningful exposure to the senior secured loan asset class."Opportunities in the speculative grade ratings space were attractive, ...

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