Through the first half of 2014, CIFC Asset Management was the most prolific U.S. CLO manager on the market, structuring three funds with a combined issue volume of more than $2.1 billion.

The strong market demand for collateralized loan obligation paper by investors is no doubt a driver behind CIFC's activity. But what has also spurred CIFC is the renewed availability of warehouse financing from banks and other sources that allows CLO managers to collateralize a large chunk of their deals prior to issue.

Subscribe Now

Access to authoritative analysis and perspective and our data-driven report series.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.