Leveraged Loan Insight & Analysis – 3/27/2023

BDC AUM climbs to US$273bn


BDC market growth expectations slowed in 1Q23, with the majority of respondents (58%) in the Refinitiv LPC Quarterly BDC Survey forecasting that assets under management (AUM) will finish 2023 in the US$275bn-300bn range. Another one-third of survey participants predict that BDC AUM will end the year in the US$300bn-plus range, down from 45% of respondents in the prior quarter.