We are a leader in diversified alternative credit

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The extensive breadth and depth of our credit platform gives clients access to opportunities that span the liquidity spectrum across the credit landscape. This allows us access to differentiated deal flow and provides the flexibility to execute through direct transactions, primary funds, co-investments, and secondaries. 

How We Invest

Broad Range of Credit Opportunities

Across the liquidity spectrum


Structured Credit

  •     RMBS
  •     CMBS


Corporate Credit

  •     Large cap distressed
  •     High yield short
  •     Long / short credit 

Structured Credit

  •     CLO debt / equity
  •     CDOs


Corporate Credit

  •     Liquidation claims
  •     Middle market stressed


Specialty / Niche Credit

  •     Performing loan pools


Distressed Credit

  •     Influence / non control


  •     Subordinated debt
  •     Structured equity


Specialty / Niche Credit

  •     Aircraft / shipping
  •     Regulatory capital
  •     Litigation finance
  •     Healthcare royalties
  •     Non-performing loan pools


Distressed Credit

  •    Turnaround 
  •    Distress for control

Real Assets

  •     Real estate lending
  •     Project financing
  •     Infrastructure debt


Direct Lending

  •     Specialty lending
  •     Rescue lending
  •     First lien
  •     Unitranche

Why GCM Grosvenor for Credit?

Full coverage of asset classes

We have access to a broad range of strategies within credit that span the liquidity spectrum. 

Flexible implementation ​

We have the ability to invest in primary funds, direct, secondaries, and co-investments. 

Unique deal flow ​

Our robust, global platform provides direct and co-investment opportunities across the credit landscape. 

Related News and Insights

Widening the Lens of Private Credit Through Co-Investing

Here we spotlight three market trends that are currently creating opportunities in private credit and examine certain execution challenges that have precluded many investors from implementing credit co-investments. We also discuss why we believe GCM Grosvenor is well-suited to mitigate these challenges and deliver the benefits of private credit co-investing to our clients, in ways that suit them best.


Capturing Co-Investment Opportunities in the Evolving Private and Alternative Credit Market

We explore some of the benefits of credit co-investing and highlight what we believe to be the elements for success for those seeking to integrate it into their portfolios.


Data as of March 31, 2023, unless otherwise noted. Client count includes clients invested in all multi-client credit focused portfolios and single-client mandates for which there has been a heavy emphasis on credit (greater than 75%).

* Data as of June 30, 2023.

No assurance can 
be given that any investment will achieve its objectives or avoid losses. Unless apparent from context, all statements herein represent GCM Grosvenor’s opinion.

Absolute Return Strategies

We offer clients a broad range of tailored solutions across strategies, including multi-strategy, macro, relative value, long/short equity, quantitative strategies, and opportunistic credit. Levaraging our large scale and presence in the industry, we are able to offer clients preferntial exposure to hard-to-access managers and seek to obtain terms that can drive economic and structural advantages.