NEWS: Robus’ UCITS wins award as best “Newcomer”

London, December 01, 2016. The Robus Mid-Market Value Bond Fund managed by Robus Capital has won the award of best fund in the category “Newcomer Credit” at the Alternative Credit Intelligence European Performance Awards 2016 in London. The Alternative Credit Performance Awards recognize those alternative credit funds that outperformed their peer groups in the last 12 months.

PRESS: Robus Mid-Market Value Bond Fund has reached the EUR 100m mark

London, October 11, 2016. The Robus Mid-Market Value Bond Fund has successfully surpassed the EUR 100m mark. Just over three years ago, Robus Capital launched the fund with Hauck & Aufhäuser Investment Gesellschaft S.A., a subsidiary of the Hauck & Aufhäuser Privatbankiers KGaA. The Robus Mid-Market Value Bond Fund was initially only marketed in Germany and Switzerland, but its institutional investor base has since become significantly more international. The full

NEWS: Robus wins Creditflux award as best UCITS fund

London, May 04, 2016. The Robus Mid-Market Value Bond Fund managed by Robus Capital has won the award of best high yield fund in the category “UCITS” at the Creditflux Manager Awards 2016 in London. The Creditflux Manager Awards 2016 recognize those alternative credit funds that achieved the best volatility-adjusted Performance in their peer Group over the last 12 months.

EVENT: Robus again frequent speaker on industry conferences

London, 02 January 2016. Robus Capital will be speakinging at the following conferences in 2016

02.04.2016: Institute of Law and Finance, Frankfurt, “Shareholder and Hedge Fund Activism Seminar”, Göthe Universität Frankfurt.
05.04.2016: Magdeburg Restructuring Forum, zum Thema: “Finanzierung in der Krise”.
12.04.2016: 7th Dusseldorf Restructuring Forum, Düsseldorf, zum Thema: “Das vorinsolvenzliche Sanierungsverfahren”. Lesen Sie die Pressemitteilung hier.
29.04.2016: 12th annual Handelsblatt Restructuring 2016 conference, Frankfurt.
30.11.2016: 2nd annual Handelsblatt Direct Lending Funds 2016 conference”, Frankfurt.

Robus Capital will be represented at these conferences by Andreas Jaufer, Mark Hoffmann or Thiemo Bischoff.

PRESS: Further expansion towards Senior Secured Loans, underlined by new team hire

Frankfurt, March 1, 2016. Since the first Robus fund is already approaching capacity limit, Robus Capital is diversifying its offering into new investment strategies, particularly with the management of senior secured loan portfolios for institutional investors. For this reason, Robus Capital has hired Marcus Thom. Mr. Thom has 15 years of experience in assisting and supporting demanding clients and previously worked at Fidelity International as Director of Institutional Asset Management. “We are very pleased that we were able to convince such an experienced colleague to help us drive future growth of Robus,” says Dieter Kaiser, Managing Director of Robus Capital. The full Press Release can be found here.

NEWS: Robus wins award as best European high yield fund

London, November 04, 2015. The Robus German Credit Opportunities Fund managed by Robus Capital has won the award of best fund in the category “High Yield” at the Alternative Credit Intelligence European Performance Awards 2015 in London. The Alternative Credit Performance Awards recognize those alternative credit funds that outperformed their peer groups in the last 12 months.

NEWS: Robus talks about the Nordic Bond market with Finance-Magazin

Frankfurt, September 15, 2015. Robus Capital spoke with Finance-Magazin about the Scandinavian bond market. In the article “The Nordic Mini-Bond Miracle” from Michael Hedstück (Issue September/October 2015, pages 31-35), Robus was cited as follows: “The Scandinavian bond market is very interesting for high-yield investors,” says Dieter Kaiser, Managing Director of Robus Capital, an asset management company that focuses on high-yield investments in mid-sized companies, but ignores most issues from the German Mittelstands-Bond market. This is for a good reason, as Kaiser mentions: “In comparison with the German Mittelstands-Bond market, Scandinavia has established a very large and well-functioning market with professional [bond] structures.” Source: Finance-Magazin (2015).

EVENT: Robus zur Restrukturierung von Schuldscheinen und Anleihen

Frankfurt, 20. Juni 2015. Robus Capital wird im Restjahr 2015 auf den folgenden Veranstaltungen zum Thema Restrukturierung von Fremdkapitalinstrumenten sprechen:

25.06.2015: 4th European Insolvency & Restructuring Congress, Brüssel
16.09.2015: Debtwire Germany Forum, Frankfurt
17.09.2015: Frankfurter Insolvenz- und M&A Forum, Frankfurt
29.10.2015: Luther Restrukturierungskonferenz, München
12.11.2015: Münchner Restrukturierungsform, München
26.11.2015: 11. Structured Finance, Stuttgart
02.12.2015: Handelsblatt-Konferenz: Direct Lending Funds in der Restrukturierung, Frankfurt

Robus Capital wird hierbei von Andreas Jaufer oder Mark Hoffmann vertreten.

PUBLICATION: Robus with a guest-article in the Going Public Magazine

Frankfurt, April 30, 2015. Mark Hoffmann, , a portfolio manager at Robus Capital was asked by the editors of Going Public Magazine for a commentary on the bond market for mid-sized companies. The article, found in the section “Viewpoint,” is titled “Mittelstandsanleihe 2.0” and appeared in the 05-2015 issue on page 51. This article is only available in German.

NEWS: Robus on the financing situation of mid-sized companies in the Börsen-Zeitung

Frankfurt, March 06, 2015. Robus Capital was cited in an article in the Börsen-Zeitung on recommendations for a sustainable future of the bond market for mid-sized companies. The article by Christopher Kalbhenn is titled “End of Mittelstand Bonds” and appears in Issue 45 (06.03.2015) on page 8. The recommendations of Robus were summarized as follows: “Furthermore, additional measures should be taken to limit the risks of bond investors. Robus Capital, an asset management firm that specializes in high-yield debt capital, recommends an orientation towards the common standards of the international high-yield market. In addition to more frequent and higher quality reporting, Robus promotes the use of collateral, covenants, and guarantees from essentially affiliated companies. With good bond structuring, the risk of extreme losses in the case of restructuring should be limited.” Source: Börsen-Zeitung (2015). This article is only available in German.

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