Jul 12, 2022

Operational Challenges for Private Credit Funds

If you follow the private investment markets closely, you have no doubt witnessed the rapid growth of private credit over the past decade. At an average annual rate of 13.5%, private credit (or private debt—the terms are interchangeable) has outpaced the growth of private equity, venture capital and real estate funds globally. And while it is still smaller than those other categories, alternatives analyst Preqin predicts that private credit AUM will exceed that of real estate funds by the end of 2023.