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Andrew Hedlund

Andrew Hedlund is the Americas Editor at Private Debt Investor where he reports on the private debt market and coordinates coverage of the asset class. Before joining PDI, he reported on corporate bankruptcies for The Deal and Reorg Research, two financial trade publications. Andrew received a master's degree from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. He also earned bachelor of arts degrees in from Arizona State University.

Negotiating a conflict-of-interest minefield

Private equity firms launching debt arms must act very carefully to avoid conflicts of interest.

Negotiating a conflict-of-interest minefield

Private equity firms launching debt arms must act very carefully to avoid conflicts of interest.

Ares’ C-corp conversion starts bearing fruit – exclusive

A single document submitted to the IRS to change the firm’s tax status will have concrete changes for the alternative asset manager, management says.

Ares’ C-corp conversion starts bearing fruit – exclusive

A single document submitted to the IRS to change the firm’s tax status will have concrete changes for the alternative asset manager, management says.

Ares becomes first listed alts manager to convert to a C-corporation

The firm has also set a new dividend policy with the potential for special dividends when performance fee income is particularly elevated.

Succession planning: How to fill the boss’s shoes

Laying the groundwork for a firm’s future involves many of the same factors for both private equity and private debt groups, but credit has nuances of its own to consider.

Succession planning: How to fill the boss’s shoes

Laying the groundwork for a firm’s future involves many of the same factors for both private equity and private debt groups, but credit has nuances of its own to consider.

Effective cybersecurity a must

A hack can be detrimental to a business’s valuation if it is going through a sale process, one expert said at the AM&AA conference.

KKR elevates Bae, Nuttall to co-COOs, co-presidents

Two of the storied firm’s founders say the promotions are ‘about the future’ and making sure the firm can serve its investors ‘for decades to come’.

CalPERS to examine leverage policies

Officials at the public retirement plan behemoth are set to provide feedback on Monday.

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