Private Credit Conference

Innovations and risks in fixed income: Illuminating private credit

This is an in-person only event

Moody's HQ, 7 World Trade Center, 250 Greenwich Street, New York, 10007

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Innovations and risks in fixed income: Illuminating private credit

Join us at Moody's first Private Credit Conference, an event designed to provide key insights into the risks and opportunities in the fast growing private credit market. 

This conference will address a broad range of topics including direct lending, leveraged buyouts (LBOs), broadly syndicated loans (BSL), private credit collateralized loan obligations (CLOs), asset-backed finance, fund finance, private credit default and recovery performance, and the growing partnerships between alternative asset managers and insurers.

Maintain a competitive edge; register now to secure your place at this must-attend event

Who should attend?

This event is designed for decision-makers and industry leaders seeking deeper insights:

  • Private debt professionals from asset management firms
  • Private credit CLO investors
  • Fund finance lenders
  • Representatives from business development companies (BDCs)
  • Representatives from banks, particularly those in direct lending origination
  • Credit analysts with a focus on banking, insurance, asset backed securities (ABS), or leveraged finance
  • Investment officers from insurance companies, pension funds, and endowments
  • Regulators

Please note: this conference is free to attend.


08:30 - 09:00

Registration & breakfast

09:10 - 09:50

A two way street: Bank syndicated loan market and direct lending

    What are the complementary and competitive market forces impacting leveraged loans?
    What are Moody’s biggest concerns regarding increasing weakness in covenant protections?
    How will creditors address the likelihood of deteriorating valuations, potential defaults and losses?

09:50 - 10:30

From traditional middle market CLO to novel ABS: Evolving structures for innovative assets

  • Why are CLOs important for the middle market lending and private credit market?
  • What are the key credit characteristics in CLO analysis of middle market/private credit loans?
  • Amid rapid digital advancements, what's the role of private credit in funding digital infrastructure and what proportion is expected from asset-backed securities?
  • What are some of the defining credit attributes of an ABS backed by digital infrastructure and media assets?
  • What questions are top of mind for investors?
10:30 - 10:45

Networking break

11:30 - 12:10

The increasing intersection between insurance and private assets

  • What is the appeal of private assets for insurance companies?
  • How do insurers define private credit? Where will the biggest opportunity(ies) in private credit be over next 12-24 months?
  • Does insurance companies move into private credit expose them to new risks?
  • How would changes in NAIC’s risk-based capital rules impact insurers’ appetite for private credit?
  • What are the driving forces behind tie-ups between insurers and alternative asset managers?
12:15 - 13:15

Networking lunch

12:30 - 13:15

Moody's workshop: Accelerate your private credit analysis and decision-making with Moody's CreditView

Join us for this short presentation where you can learn about how you can leverage our GenAI powered Research Assistant to help you save time in your analysis of potential borrowers and empower your decision-making.

Venue Details:

Venue Name: 7 World Trade Center

Address: 250 Greenwich Street, New York, NY 10007

If you have any questions about the event, please contact Emma Grant at