News 2018-03-13T07:41:19+00:00

Albourne talks Asia private credit opportunities with LACERA

May 6th, 2021|Private Credit

Private Credit May 6th, 2021 by Connor Owen The consultant considers primary lending strategies most suitable for the $66bn pension The Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association [...]

OCP Asia Announcement

April 30th, 2021|OCP Asia

We are pleased to announce that Affiliated Managers Group, Inc. (“AMG”) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a minority equity interest in OCP Asia Limited [...]

AMG Announces Investment in OCP Asia

April 30th, 2021|Globe Newswire

Apr 30th, 2021 WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., April 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Affiliated Managers Group, Inc. (NYSE: AMG), a leading partner to independent active investment management [...]

Asia presents an untapped but complex direct lending opportunity

April 8th, 2021|Private Debt Investor

The sector is in its relative infancy in Asia-Pacific, with demand outweighing supply. Managers keen to participate would do well to note the vast differences within individual [...]

OCP Asia hits target, moves towards hard-cap

February 1st, 2021|Private Debt Investor

Private Debt Investor Feb 1st, 2021 by Andy Thomson The Hong Kong-and Singapore-based manager’s fundraising is progressing well as LPs eye Asia’s recovery from the pandemic. Hong [...]

Private debt finds its moment in Asia

November 30th, 2020|Euromoney.com

Euromoney.com Nov 30th, 2020 by Chris Wright New funds are attracting some of the world’s biggest investors to Asian private credit. When, in September, the Ontario Teachers’ [...]

Asia set for private debt boom

October 16th, 2020|Reuters

Reuters Oct 16th, 2020 by Mariko Ishikawa SYDNEY, Oct 16 (LPC) - Money managers are ramping up fundraising across a range of private debt strategies in Asia [...]

Non-bank funds Young Rich Lister Andrew Welsh’s suburban play

August 19th, 2020|The Australia Financial Review

The Australian Financial Review Aug 18th, 2020 by Larry Schlesinger Young Rich Lister and former Essendon football player Andrew Welsh has added to his extensive landholdings in [...]

OCP Asia backs hospitality giant Mantle with $85 million loan

February 6th, 2020|The Australia Financial Review

The Australian Financial Review Feb 6th, 2020 by Sarah Thompson, Anthony Macdonald and Tim Boyd Asia-based alternatives manager OCP Asia is backing plans by Brisbane “hospitality king” [...]

Deutsche, UBS step up for National Plant & Equipment

April 11th, 2019|The Australian Financial Review

The Australian Financial Review April 11th, 2019 by Sarah Thompson and Anthony Macdonald There are two strong favourites to help float mining equipment company National Plant & [...]

OCP Asia refocuses on China funding gap

March 28th, 2019|Private Debt Investor

Private Debt Investor March 28th, 2019 by Adalla Kim A decline in 'shadow banking' has led to a reduction in primary lending and a growing funding gap [...]

Pacific Star to take full control of Puteri Cove project for $26m

December 27th, 2018|The Straits Times

The Straits Times December 27th, 2018 Pacific Star Development (PSD) is buying out its joint venture partner in the Puteri Cove Residences project to facilitate the obtaining [...]

Credit managers factored into Asia’s growth

November 29th, 2018|Private Debt Investor

Private Debt Investor November 29th, 2018 by Adalla Kim As smaller companies in the region face liquidity constraints, non-bank lenders are coming to the fore with financing [...]

National Plant offers $1b bait; banks respond to RFP

November 26th, 2018|The Australian Financial Review

The Australian Financial Review November 26th, 2018 by Sarah Thompson Anthony Macdonald There is nothing like the lure of a lucrative future mandate to get money out [...]

OCP Asia garners $500m for Fund III

October 16th, 2018|Private Debt Investor

Private Debt Investor October 16th, 2018 by Adalla Kim OCP Asia, the Hong Kong-based credit fund manager, has garnered $500 million so far for its latest closed-end [...]

OCP Asia Is Said to Raise Over $700 Million for Lending Funds

October 15th, 2018|Bloomberg

Bloomberg October 15th, 2018 by Bei Hu • Firm attracted $500 million for a new direct-lending fund • Investors also added capital to its oldest and largest [...]

OCP Asia scales to $2.25bn

October 9th, 2018|AsiaHedge

AsiaHedge October 9th, 2018 by Rodney Diola Manager attracts $500m in commitments to third lending vehicle under the Orchard Landmark series of funds OCP Asia is now [...]

OCP Asia writes 3rd cheque for mining equipment company

August 10th, 2018|The Australian Financial Review

The Australian Financial Review August 10th 2018 by  Sarah Thompson  Anthony Macdonald Asia-based alternatives manager OCP Asia has tripled down on privately-owned mining equipment hire company National Plant & [...]

OCP Asia-backed Brisbane firm shapes as new IPO contender

July 5th, 2018|The Australian Financial Review

The Australian Financial Review Jul 5 2018 by  Sarah Thompson  Anthony Macdonald Hong Kong and Singapore-based alternatives manager OCP Asia has emerged as a backer of another Queensland-based company seeking a place [...]

Ex-Bomber Andrew Welsh expands property empire with another new estate

May 27th, 2018|Editor, Magazines (Victoria)

Editor, Magazines (Victoria) May 27 2018 by      Emily Power As an AFL footballer, Andrew Welsh read the play with precision. As a greenfield property developer, [...]

Equity injection for IPO hopeful Ackroyd

March 21st, 2018|The Australian Financial Review

The Australian Financial Review Mar 21 2018 by      Sarah Thompson      Anthony Macdonald      Joyce Moullakis The steadily-building upswing in the mining industry [...]

Essendon’s Andrew Welsh gets $70m hedge fund loan for Melbourne land project

February 18th, 2018|The Australian Financial Review

The Australian Financial Review  Feb 18 2018 By Larry Schlesinger As the major banks turn their backs on developers, Financial Review Young Rich Lister and former Essendon footballer Andrew Welsh [...]

Australia’s crackdown on property lending fuels lucrative debt market

December 12th, 2017|Reuters

Reuters December 12 2017 [SYDNEY] Australia's push to control a housing bubble by reining in bank lending to property developers has unleashed a highly profitable market for [...]

OCP Asia in Ackroyd Group’s corner

July 19th, 2017|The Australian Financial Review

The Australian Financial Review  Jul 19 2017 By Sarah Thompson, Anthony MacDonald and Joyce Moullakis  A former BRW Rich 200 member's equipment hire company has been backed by one of Asia's [...]

Asia trade funds: Out of the shadows

July 5th, 2017|Global Trade Review

Global Trade Review  Jul 05 2017 By Finbarr Bermingham Funds in Asian trade finance are becoming increasingly visible, as banks scale back their lending. Finbarr Bermingham speaks [...]

Ex-AFL star secures $105m hedge fund loan for new Melbourne suburb

February 22nd, 2017|The Australian Financial Review

Image : An artist's impression of Thornhill Park, which is being developed by Welsh Group. The Australian Financial Review Feb 22 2017 by Larry Schlesinger Former Essendon [...]

Metro gets $90m loan from Hong Kong hedge fund for Brisbane tower

January 26th, 2017|The Australian Financial Review

Jan 26 2017 by Larry Schlesinger One of the country's biggest private developers, Metro Property Development, has negotiated a $90 million senior loan with Hong Kong-based hedge [...]

Asian credit hedge fund goes where Aussie banks fear to tread

January 12th, 2017|The Australian Financial Review

OCP Asia was a funder of the conversion of the 100 Harris Street wool warehouse into a residential and commercial property site. (Picture: Steven Siewert) The Australian [...]

Corporate Update

October 31st, 2016|Galaxy Resources Ltd

Australia 31 October 2016 Galaxy Resources Ltd (ASX: GXY) (“Galaxy”) (“the Company”) is pleased to announce that it has varied the existing OCP Asia (“OCP”) secured [...]

Hedge Fund OCP Asia Hires Ernest Lee From Nomura in Singapore

July 4th, 2016|Bloomberg

Bloomberg Jul 4 2016 by Denise Wee Lee was head of principal finance group at Nomura Singapore OCP Asia is hiring as banks scale back regional SME [...]

AJ Lucas balance sheet refinancing secures funding for next phase of UK shale operations

June 23rd, 2016|Media Release

  Three year facilities significantly strengthen balance sheet Material reduction in net debt Financing expected to fully fund next phase of UK operations - two wells [...]

Galaxy Resources – Corporate debt refinancing

November 17th, 2015|Galaxy Resources Ltd

Australia 17 November 2015 Highlights Final stage of balance sheet restructuring now complete Galaxy residual debt profile now termed out to 3 years New secured debt [...]

Completion of Star Vegas Transaction

July 1st, 2015|Australian Securities Exchange

ASX: DNA ASX RELEASE 1 July 2015 Donaco International Limited (the Company) is pleased to confirm that its acquisition of the business of the Star Vegas [...]