Palmer Square CLO Senior Debt Index
The Palmer Square CLO Senior Debt Indexﾠ(“CLO Senior Debt Index”) (ticker: CLOSE) is a rules-based observable pricing and total return index for collateralized loan obligation (“CLO”) debt for sale in the United States, original rated AAA or AA or equivalent.
The following types of CLOs are eligible for inclusion in the Underlying CLO Indices:
- • “Arbitrage” CLOs, collateralized by broadly syndicated loans
- • ﾠOnly floating rate tranches are eligible for inclusion
- • Tranche must be denominated in U.S. dollar
- • Closing date on or after January 1, 2009
- • Minimum deal size of $600 million for deals issued Jan 1, 2009 – Dec 31, 2012
- • Minimum deal size of $500 million for deals issued Dec 31, 2012 – current
The following types of CLOs are NOT eligible for inclusion in the Underlying CLO Indices:
- • “Middle-market” CLOs, collateralized by loans to small or medium-sized firms and/or by loans of a small or medium size
- • Fixed rate, revolver, combo, and step up notes
- • Asset-backed CDOs, collateralized by residential, commercial or consumer credit loans
- • Emerging market CLOs, collateralized by loans to or securities of emerging markets issuers
- • “Balance Sheet” CLOs
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The indices are the exclusive property of Palmer Square Capital Management, LLC. No portion of this publication may be reproduced in any format or by any means including electronically or mechanically, by photocopying, or by any other form or manner whatsoever, without the prior written consent of Palmer Square Capital Management.
This data is provided for informational purposes only and is not intended for trading purposes. This document shall not constitute an offering of any security, product or service. The addition, removal or inclusion of a security in the Palmer Square CLO Senior Debt Index and the Palmer Square CLO Debt Index (the “Indices”) is not a recommendation to buy, sell, or hold that security, nor is it investment advice. It is not possible to invest directly in an index. Index performance does not reflect the deduction of any fees and expenses. Past performance is not a guarantee of future returns. There are risks involved with investing, including the possible loss of principal, that investors should be prepared to bear. The information contained herein should not be construed as personalized investment advice and should not be considered a solicitation to buy or sell any security or engage in a particular investment strategy.
The information contained in this document is current as of the publication date or as indicated herein. Palmer Square Capital Management LLC (“Palmer Square”) makes no representations with respect to the accuracy or completeness of these materials and will not accept responsibility for damages, direct or indirect, resulting from an error or omission in this document. The methodology involves rebalancing and maintenance of the Indexes that is made periodically during each year and may not, therefore, reflect real time information. The CLOSE/CLODI Indices are powered by Thomson Reuters Information.
The Indices are the exclusive property of Palmer Square. The Indices are calculated by NYSE Group, Inc. or its affiliates (“NYSE”). NYSE MAKES NO EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, AND HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE WITH RESPECT TO THE INDICES OR ANY DATA INCLUDED THEREIN. IN NO EVENT SHALL NYSE HAVE ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING LOST PROFITS), EVEN IF NOTIFIED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
This material is subject to change without notice, and should not be relied upon by the reader as research or investment advice. With regard to sources of information, certain of the economic and market information contained herein has been obtained from published sources and/or prepared by third parties. While such sources are believed to be reliable, Palmer Square or their respective affiliates, employees, or representatives do not assume any responsibility for the accuracy of such information.
The securities issued under the CLO transactions have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from registration requirements. This overview shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of such securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
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