State of Fund Finance Amidst Covid-19 and Outlook for 4th Quarter of 2020
Posted on 10/11/2020
In August, Albert Tan, Partner and Co-Head of Fund Finance Practice Group of Haynes and Boone, LLP, spoke with Jeff Johnston, Managing Director and Head of Asset Management of the Financial Institutions Group at Well Fargo Corporate & Investment Banking, and Chairman of the Fund Finance Association; and Jon Peiper, Managing Director, Head of Subscription Finance at Mizuho Americas on the current global fund finance market – particularly as relating to subscription financing – and how COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the subscription finance market and what they see as we head into the 4th quarter of 2020. The following is an excerpt of that conversation.
Albert Tan is a Partner and Co-Head of the Fund Finance Group with Haynes and Boone, LLP.
Jonathan Peiper is Managing Director and head of the subscription finance business at Mizuho Americas.
Jeff Johnston, CFA, is the Head of Subscription Finance and is a Managing Director in the Asset-Backed Finance and Securitization group in Wells Fargo Securities.