Financial Services >> Analyst Interviews >> June 23, 2022

Rising Interest Rates a Double-Edged Sword for BDCs

Alexander, Casey
Casey Alexander is a Senior Vice President – Research Analyst with Compass Point Research & Trading, LLC covering business development companies, which he has been following since 2009. He has also covered the golf equipment industry since 1996. Prior to joining Compass Point in 2016, he was the Director of Research, a special situations analyst and a member of the Gilford Securities board of directors. Prior to joining Gilford Securities Inc., Mr. Alexander spent eight years with PaineWebber Inc. During his tenure at PaineWebber, Mr. Alexander filled multiple roles including Head of Over-the-Counter Marketing, Divisional Sales Manager and Branch Manager. Mr. Alexander successfully completed the PaineWebber Equity Institute portfolio management program. Mr. Alexander has also been employed by Prudential Securities and E.F. Hutton during his 39-year career in the securities business. Mr. Alexander is a tournament golfer and has been ranked as one of the top amateur tournament golfers during his career. Profile
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TWST: What are some of the names that you’re covering in BDC?

Mr. Alexander: I cover a pretty broad spectrum of names. In