Press Release – Fahd Basir Joins Prytania Asset Management

Fahd Basir Joins Prytania Asset Management to Lead New York Office

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23rd April, 2018

NEW YORK, US - Prytania Asset Management is pleased to announce that Fahd Basir joined the firm on April 2, 2018 as a Managing Director. Fahd’s broad structured credit experience over 14 years includes both agent and principal transactions across the capital structure over a wide variety of asset classes. He will be based in Prytania’s newly opened New York City office.

Previously, Fahd was a Director at 25 Capital Partners, where he was instrumental in launching a closed-end mortgage opportunities fund. Before that he was a Senior Vice President at Atlantic Asset Management and portfolio manager for its TALF Fund, where he managed a $1.1bn ABS portfolio. Prior to moving to the buy-side Fahd executed approximately $44 billion in asset-backed securitizations across various asset classes including residential mortgages, auto loans, student loans, credit cards, and esoteric assets at UBS and Bank of America.

Fahd’s skill set is an excellent addition to Prytania’s already strong structured credit capabilities which include RMBS, CLOs, ABS, CMBS, CREs and TruPs in Europe and the US.

About Prytania Asset Management

Prytania Asset Management is an independent structured credit specialist with offices in London, New York City and Chicago. Prytania is led by CEO and CIO Mark Hale and offers a suite of funds and separate managed accounts to provide investors with access to the global structured credit opportunity set via a range of different risk/return profiles. In 2018, Prytania’s Athena Fund was recognized by a number of leading publications for its outstanding performance amongst the credit fund universe. The Athena Fund returned +30.08% net of fees and expenses in 2017.

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Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future results and historic returns shall not constitute any representation or warranty as to the future performance of the fund.

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