Top players lose share in CLOs, but not for long

By Will Caiger-Smith
22 Jan 2015

The top 10 CLO managers in the US lost market share in 2014, amid a rash of transactions from first time managers looking to cash in on a bull market in the asset class. But as the implementation of risk retention rules looms, more consolidation — such as Man Group’s acquisition of Silvermine Capital — is on the way.

CIFC topped the issuance tables for US CLOs in 2014 by number of deals, with 32 transactions under management. In terms of assets under management, Credit Suisse Asset Management was top, with $13.1bn.

But while the top 10 list was more or less unchanged from the end of ...

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