Preqin Quarterly Update: Private Debt, Q2 2019
While the overall narrative of private debt has been of strong long-term growth, in Q2 2019 the asset class is undeniably in a slump. Fundraising in the first half of the year has sunk to its lowest level since 2016, fewer and smaller funds are coming to market, performance is flat across most strategies and investor enthusiasm seems to be waning. But there are positive signs, and the coming period will be crucial for the industry to show that it can bounce back.
In this Q2 2019 edition of the Preqin Quarterly Update: Private Debt, we present the latest information on fundraising, funds in market, investors, performance and dry powder in the industry.
All of the data in this report is also available to download in Excel format.