A Credit For All Seasons: In Conversation with Cresset Partners

A Credit For All Seasons

When interest rates rise, the economic news is uncertain and there’s still a major European land war going on, investors need to position for different outcomes. In that setting, an “all-weather” approach to the credit markets appears a wise course.

And that stance is one that a new fund from Cresset, the US wealth management firm, is taking. The firm launched its Cresset Partners Private Credit Fund LLC a few weeks ago. Clients, such as family offices, wanted this offering, Kevin O’Donnell, executive managing director at Cresset Partners, told Family Wealth Report.

“The most important component of investing in private credit is getting scale to reduce fees and achieve efficient implementation through a diversified portfolio of high-quality private loans,” he said. “We invest in scale and with the economies that you’d associate with a sovereign wealth fund, pension fund or insurance company.”

O’Donnell argues that senior secured loans provide a natural and effective hedge against inflation and rising interest rates because of the floating-rate coupon that is typically associated with private loans.

Click here to read the full article


Insights from the Ecosystem


Explore insights and news from Cresset Partners to stay up to date on our latest interests and activities.

Investing In Green Energy Logistics Facilities

Investing in Green Energy Logistics Facilities: What Investors Need to Know

Quick Service Restaurant Franchises

Inside the Investment: The Appeal of Quick-Service Restaurant Franchises

Cresset Partners Private Credit Fund

Cresset Partners Private Credit Fund: Performance to Date and Market Outlook

QOZs and Tax Loss Harvesting

Looking for an Alternative to Tax-Loss Harvesting? Consider Qualified Opportunity Zones

We use cookies to improve your web experience, analyze site usage, and deliver personalized content to you. Some cookies are essential to site functionality, others are optional and help us see how the site is used or allow us to better service you.  By clicking “Accept” you are accepting all cookies. To better understand how cookies are used by us or to opt-out, visit Terms of Use.