Collateralized loan obligations (CLOs) are attracting increasing attention as investors broaden their horizons in the search for yield. While CLOs have historically yielded attractive performance versus other fixed income strategies, some investors may be intimidated by their complexity.
What is a CLO?
A CLO is a portfolio of predominantly leveraged loans that is securitized and managed as a fund. Each CLO is structured as a series of “tranches,” or groups of interest-paying bonds, along with a small portion of equity.
Volta Finance Limited (LON:VTA) is a closed-ended limited liability company registered in Guernsey. Volta’s investment objectives are to seek to preserve capital across the credit cycle and to provide a stable stream of income to its Shareholders through dividends that it expects to distribute on a quarterly basis.