Private Credit Is Having a “Golden Moment” – Buy or Sell?

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According to Jonathan Gray, the president of Blackstone, this is a “golden moment” for the private credit asset class. After quoting Gray, the Financial Times’ Robin Wigglesworth (not a Harry Potter character) noted that “BlackRock’s alternatives investment supremo, Edwin Conway, is ‘confident about (its) future’. Apollo’s Marc Rowan sees ‘a good time for the private credit product set’.” Scarcely concealing …

Conference Roundup: The End of the Dollar, or Not

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It’s hard to read the news without being reminded that the 80-year-plus reign of the U.S. dollar as the world’s reserve currency is over…or threatened…or just wobbly. Exhibit 1 shows the gradual downtrend in the dollar reserves held by the world’s central banks.