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Preqin Special Report: Growing Interest in the Lower Middle Market

The growth of the lower-middle-market alternative financing marketplace has truly become a theme, most notably in the US. Since the industry has opened more broadly to institutional investors in the past decade, demand for exposure has been steadily increasing, driven by compelling market fundamentals and strong returns. In Q1 2017, Preqin and NXT Capital set out to gauge the attitudes of the institutional investor community towards the US lower-middle-market direct lending space and surveyed almost 100 institutional investors active in alternatives.

  • 24/05/2017
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