Leveraged Loan Insight & Analysis – 7/11/2016

U.S. CLO assets under management (AUM) climbed to $434 billion in June on the back of further new deal flow. Issuance increased to $6.6 billion (15 deals) in June from $5.4 billion (13 deals) in May. This brought first half 2016 issuance to $26.2 billion (62 deals), which is down sharply from $60.4 billion (115 deals) in the same period last year. In contrast, the loan mutual fund & ETF AUM