Private Debt As a Defensive Investment
Why investors should view private debt as a defensive portfolio component: low correlation to public market volatility and strong risk-adjusted returns.
Shifting Approach to ESG
While many firms leverage ESG frameworks to reduce financial risk, can we do better? Financial institutions may consider applying their influence to drive broader sustainability
Private Debt: The Opportunity for Income and Diversification
Mid-market senior loans offer attractive risk-adjusted returns. Read how private debt provides higher yield, better diversification, and lower risk for investors.
Dealing with Buyer Loss Aversion
Selling your business is a huge milestone for any entrepreneur. Learn about how entrepreneurs can better understand the buyer perspective.
Social Impact Efforts That Create Real Value
Learn about why companies need to move beyond ESG “box-ticking” exercises in order to reap meaningful long term benefits.
The Case for Investing in Canada
Canada is open for business: how Canada’s fiscal stability, educated workforce, and global trade access create a compelling opportunity for domestic and foreign investors.
2022 Financial System Review
Bank of Canada’s review examines our economic outlook and highlights potential vulnerabilities going into the second half of 2022.
Private Debt Outlook
Russell Investments’ outlook provides an overview of private debt. At PDP, we are reflecting on a formative 2021 and are optimistic about the industry’s trajectory
Stagflation fears intensify in signs of slowing growth
Economists agree the current inflationary surge may last longer than expected. Simultaneously, global supply shocks are hindering economic growth. Can we expect stagflation?
Dude, where’s my stuff?
The global supply chain is under strain from increased demand for consumer goods and from a tightened labour pool. What does a resolution look like?
Canada’s Underserved Mid-Market Segment of the Economy
Canadian SMEs deserve better access to capital. PDP comments on how private debt can fill the gaps created by traditional financing channels.
The mid market back on the right track
Private debt proves enduring through the recent economic downturn and is poised to remain a stable source of capital to the mid market.
Why private alternatives are the future of asset allocation
Private asset classes have provided stable returns and have reduced portfolio volatility throughout the pandemic.