Nicola Wealth Management unveils private debt fund

Nicola Wealth Management, a Canadian asset fund manager and private investment counsel, has launched its NWM Private Debt Fund to make direct and indirect investments in private debt opportunities. The fund’s size was not disclosed. Nicola President David Sung said the fund will partner with “handpicked sub-managers” to identify diverse private debt opportunities across regions, industries and strategies. These managers include Canadian private equity firms Crown Capital Partners and Penfund, as well as U.S. firms Oaktree Capital Management and THL Credit Advisors.

Photo: David Sung, president of Nicola Wealth Management.

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Nicola Wealth Management Launches Private Debt Fund

Nicola Wealth adds another unique offering to their diversified asset allocation

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 31, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nicola Wealth Management is pleased to announce the launch of its NWM Private Debt Fund. This fund combines a fund-of-funds approach with a direct investment in private debt opportunities to earn an attractive premium above public market fixed income yields and returns.

“By partnering with a stable of handpicked sub-managers, we are able to diversify across regions, industries, and strategies to include a wide set of private debt opportunities,” says NWM president, David Sung. “Nicola Wealth has always focused on an asset allocation that extends beyond typical stocks and bonds to create true diversification. We see great potential in adding private debt to that mix.”

Using this structure and philosophy, the Nicola Wealth Private Debt Fund innovates on traditional private debt investments to seek high income yield, low volatility, low fees, and liquidity.

Some of Nicola Wealth Private Debt Fund’s sub-managers include:

Crown Capital Partners Inc.
Penfund
Oaktree
THL Credit

About Nicola Wealth Management
Established in 1994, Nicola Wealth Management (www.nicolawealth.com) is among Canada’s fastest growing asset fund management and private investment counsel firms (Investor Economics 2016) with over $5 billion in assets under management. The firm provides portfolio diversification well beyond stocks and bonds, comprehensive and integrated wealth planning, and consistent and stable returns, serving affluent families, entrepreneurs, and foundations across Canada.

This investment is generally intended for tax residents of Canada who are accredited investors. Some residency restrictions may apply. Please see your NWM advisor to discuss the risks of this fund including terms of redemption and limited liquidity. All investments contain risk and may gain or lose value. NWM is registered as a Portfolio Manager, Exempt Market Dealer and Investment Fund Manager with the required provincial securities’ commissions.

MEDIA CONTACTS

Victoria Grady
604.484.1286
vgrady@nicolawealth.com

Tim Cuffe
604-235-9978
tcuffe@nicolawealth.com

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