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Video: Direct Lending - Market outlook

Securing yield through long-term lending partnerships.

Mark Miller, Head of Global Client Group, speaks to Patrick Marshall, Head of Private Debt and CLOs, about the current market outlook for direct lending strategies across Europe, where Patrick outlines why he thinks we are currently in an aggressive market.

Hermes Direct Lending - Market Outlook

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