Reuters: Rising interest rates to boost BDC earnings
In an interview with Reuters’ Leela Parker Deo, FS Investments’ Marc Yaklofsky explained how a rising interest rate environment in 2017 might affect BDCs as an asset class. “This rising rate tide should lift all BDC boats, it’s just a question of magnitude,” he said.
Bloomberg Surveillance: FS on 2017 interest rates
As guest host on Bloomberg Surveillance, FS Investments economist Lara Rhame shared her perspectives on how 2017 may shape up for the economy and interest rates.
Bloomberg TV: FS on U.S. Retail Sales
Lara Rhame, FS Investments senior economist, spoke on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas” to discuss U.S. economic data as retail sales came in lower than expected in the face of rising wholesale prices.
InvestmentNews: Debt financing on private equity seen as one way to boost income
John Waggoner published this article about a talk given by FS Investment’s Brody Browe at the InvestmentNews Alternative’s Conference.
FS Investments Taps Goldman Sachs’ Steve DeAngelis to Head Sales
Industry veteran joins leading alternatives manager as it expands its distribution channels
Bloomberg TV: FS on Fed’s move
Investors are in a desert of yield while the Fed faces a tidal wave of easy monetary policy from abroad. Watch Lara Rhame, FS Investments senior economist, talking about what moves by the Fed could mean for investors.
Reuters: BDC space ripe for consolidation
FS Investments was quoted in this Reuters story about the summer gains in BDC shares and the potential for consolidation within the industry.
THESTREET: FS Investments CEO on finding yield
In a conversation with Gregg Greenberg from thestreet.com, Michael Forman shares his views on economic growth, middle market lending and seeking yield in a “lower-for-longer” interest rate environment.
FS Investments Finances Acquisition of Cadence Education
Participates in $150 million unitranche loan to support acquisition by Morgan Stanley Capital Partners
Bloomberg TV: FS Economist Talks Fed Rate Hike Path
“Fed watching is the new reality show,” observed Lara Rhame, Senior Economist from FS Investments, in her interview on Bloomberg to discuss the prospects of an interest rate hike.