Alignment of interest
Principal invests alongside our investors in every deal including strategic co-investment in funds.
Diverse origination capabilities
Dedicated regional coverage of more than 300 select sponsors plus non-sponsored loan origination direct with borrowers, through advisors and the Principal client network.
Engage borrowers to assess risks and opportunities, assigning an ESG score for every loan.
Targeting lower and core middle market
Borrower size of $5-$50 million EBITDA can potentially provide higher expected return and better structure than the upper middle market.
Intentional portfolio construction
Originate loans in targeted industries and help avoid those prone to higher defaults.
Past performance does not guarantee future results.
Investment criteria/guidelines are subject to change.
Investments in private debt, including leveraged loans, middle market loans, and mezzanine debt, second liens, are subject to various risk factors, including credit risk, liquidity risk and interest rate risk.
ESG integration is considered across all actively managed asset classes, with the approach determined by each investment group's process. This information is specific to the strategies managed by the individuals providing this content and various investment teams across Principal may have differing views of this approach.
Fixed‐income investment options are subject to interest rate risk, and their value will decline as interest rates rise.
Principal Alternative Credit is an investment team within Principal Global Investors.