Credit downgrades, opaque structures, less-than-dedicated managers... Traditionally, investors have played a game of pick-your-poison in the complicated business of collateralized debt obligations. Long-time CDO player Phoenix Investment Partners, Ltd. is looking to provide an antidote.
"We want to be the preeminent player in this business," said Michael Haylon, chief investment officer at Phoenix. "We feel that we've made significant strides in that direction."