Chartwell is pleased to announce Blackstone has successfully completed a minority equity investment in Salas O’Brien, a leading employee-owned engineering and technical services firm.


Private Placement Market Update: Q4 2022

Though volume declined in 2022, fixed paper is still attractive for stable issuers. Inflationary pressures and economic uncertainty created softening in the capital markets during 2022, particularly in the back half of the year. With the Federal Reserve signaling further interest rate increases, the senior traditional private placement market offers the ability to lock in fixed rates at attractive spreads for issuers with scale and stability.

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