As we head into a period of eased lockdown measures this week - there is continued efforts across the market to plan for the next 18-24 months. Many firms have shifted their portfolios and are rethinking ways of creating value for investors whilst weathering the storm.
Many of our clients have suggested for several months that they are primed to launch a specific distressed/high yield offering.
I found this survey interesting highlighting what the outlook might look like for private market asset classes..
'Private markets investors are preparing themselves for a shift into distressed debt as disruption from the coronavirus pandemic causes investors to change tack to weather the storm, new research shows.'