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Navigating the specialized world of private credit

Combining our fundamental research expertise, deep experience in fixed income and real estate, and unrelenting search for investment value, Advantus has grown to become a leading asset manager in the private credit market.

Private Placement Investing


For institutional investors

Private Placement strategy fact sheet (pdf)

Private placement bonds offer the potential for enhanced yields, and can increase diversification by accessing companies not available in the public market.

Our Private Placement strategy invests primarily in investment-grade U.S. and foreign private placement securities.

Meet the Private Placement Team

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Chris Gudmastad, CFA

Vice President & Senior Investment Officer

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Ted Hoxmeier, CFA

Vice President & Portfolio Manager

Linda Sauber portrait

Linda Sauber

Vice President & Director, Client Portfolio Manager

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Sara DeWolfe

Associate Portfolio Manager

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Myles Reinecke, CFA

Investment Analyst

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