Fund firms are busy staffing up private debt teams in Asia with an eye on distressed and special situations opportunities. But they face challenges raising money from global investors.
Huge optimism about the potential for private debt investment in India is being tempered by concerns over the tricky procedures involved.
The supply of Chinese non-performing loans is rising, but they are likely to fall short of investor expectations, argue some debt specialists.
Distressed specialists define their terminology and give their take on the market at the second AsianInvestor/FinanceAsia Distressed and Troubled Asset Investing Summit, held in Tokyo.