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About DealCatalyst

DealCatalyst is a disruptor, an innovator, and a facilitator. 

Our leadership team has 100+ years of experience in the financial conferencing and publishing industry.

We convene key market makers through digital and in-person formats including conferences, social networking events, and member-only communities. We facilitate deal flow by bringing together the perfect balance of borrowers, investors and financial service providers for quality content and networking all while using the latest technology to schedule and inform 1:1 meetings.

We partner with leading financial industry associations, policy think tanks, and other non-commercial entities to help deliver leading events that directly support the industries in which we operate. 

Upcoming Events

18

SEPT

2024

The Annual UK Mortgage

Finance Conference

The Landmark London, London, UK

The conference will feature an expanded focus on the commercial real estate market including CRE to residential conversion, valuation decline amid increased supply, and de-carbonisation. It will continue its traditional focus on wholesale and retail residential mortgage themes: solving for the housing affordability crisis, private and public funding options for bank and non-bank originators, regulatory and policy developments, emerging mortgage products, and the evolution of the buy to let sector.

HOSTED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH AFME

30

SEPT

2024

The 3rd Annual U.S. Asset Based Finance Conference:
An Emerging Frontier for Private Credit

The New York Marriott Downtown, New York, NY

Formally known as the Specialty Lender Finance Conference, or SLF U.S., we have re-branded this established event to be more inclusive of the broader asset based finance that is estimated to be a $20 trillion USD market opportunity. Now in its third year ABF U.S. 2024 explores the key funding factors specialty lenders should consider from launch phase to maturity, and eventual exit via M&A or a public ABS deal. Investors will have a unique forum to meet emerging and established non-bank financial institutions originating a variety of financial assets and participate in a sector with an attractive yield and risk profile. Funds seeking to expand their lending activities beyond corporate direct lending will be able to showcase their platforms to an audience of potential borrowers and allocators alike.

25

NOV

2024

ABF Global™ 

Asset Based Finance

The Royal Lancaster, London, UK

In 2024...SLF Europe becomes...ABF Global 2024. This year we have re-branded SLF Europe to be more inclusive of the broader asset based finance market that is estimated to be a $20 trillion USD opportunity.

Now in its third year ABF Global 2024 explores the key funding factors specialty lenders should consider from launch phase to maturity, and eventual exit via M&A or a public ABS deal. Investors will have a unique forum to meet emerging and established non-bank financial institutions originating a variety of financial assets and participate in a sector with an attractive yield and risk profile. Funds seeking to expand their lending activities beyond corporate direct lending will be able to showcase their platforms to an audience of potential borrowers and allocators alike.

HOSTED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH AFME

1

OCT

2024

Significant Risk Transfer: Capital Relief for the North American Banking Market

The New York Marriott Downtown, New York, NY

The North American SRT market looks ripe for an outbreak in activity. What triggered this shift, and is it a sustainable trend or a short-term fad? How did the banking turmoil of 2023 set the stage for growth in 2024 and beyond? Will Canadian banks continue to lead deal flow? This program will explore why the SRT market is ready to take hold in North America and how those conditions can continue to help grow this burgeoning market.

27

JAN
2025

The 2nd Annual European Private Credit Conference on Direct Lending

The Landmark London, UK

The 2nd Annual European Private Credit Conference on Direct Lending is dedicated to exploring the pivotal role of private credit in facilitating direct lending to the European middle market and aims to address strategies for responsibly driving growth that benefits both borrowers and investors. 

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DealCatalyst is a technology-focused events company operating in the capital markets sector. 

Upcoming Events

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DealCatalyst & AFME

25 November 2024
The Royal Lancaster, London, UK

ABF Global™ 
Asset Based Finance
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DealCatalyst 

OCTOBER 1, 2024

THE NEW YORK MARRIOTT DOWNTOWN, 

The Significant Risk Transfer Conference
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DealCatalyst & AFME

18 September 2024, 
The Landmark London

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DealCatalyst

30 Sept 2024 - The New York Marriott Downtown, New York, NY

The 3rd Annual U.S. Asset Based Finance Conference:

U.S. CLO Awards

Recognizing excellence in the CLO Industry

The DealCatalyst U.S. CLO Awards aims to create a robust and accurate means of awarding organizations within the U.S. CLO space for their excellence  - as voted on by LSTA membership. Learn more 

The DealCatalyst Private Credit Club

Where deals get DONE.

As a member of The Private Credit Club, you will join a carefully curated community of credit funds, their investors and specialty finance borrower clients. Our intimate gatherings are by invitation only and span the globe. Learn more

Meet the Team

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Jade Friedensohn

CEO, Co-Founder

Christopher Keeping

Managing Partner and
Co-Founder

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Chris Hunt

CMO

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Todd Anderson

Head of Programming

Advisory Board

Strategic Advisor

Strategic Advisor 

Strategic Advisor 

Advisory Board DealCatalyst

Ganesh Rajendra

Advisory Board Chair

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Jason Kravitt

Non-Executive Chair

Advisory Board DealCatalyst

Diana Alfano

Strategic Advisor

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Peter Voisey

Advisory Board DealCatalyst

Richard Hopkin

Advisory Board DealCatalyst

Caroline Kung

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Daniel Elton

Senior Vice President of Sales

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Marielle Rose

Vice President of Sales

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Jason Troini

Director of Operations

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Jo Cole

CRO

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Kelly Hogan
 

Marketing Manager

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Nikeisha Rojas-Felix

 

Speaker Coordinator

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André Anastasi

Growth Marketing Manager
 

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Danielle Poppens
 

Client Success Manager
 

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