Private Assets Background
back to funds

Private Assets

Purpose Specialty Lending Trust

The purpose of this fund

An award winning core private asset solution to generate higher income from a diverse portfolio of global private debt.

  • Canada’s first global multi-manager private debt fund, built with best-in-class credit managers, including ONEX, Brookfield, Oaktree and Neuberger Berman
  • Active portfolio selection process screens managers for pedigree, experience, investment process and track record
  • Invests in an array of private debt strategies, including direct lending, asset-based lending, supply chain financing, mezzanine debt and distressed debt
  • Winner for Best One-Year Return in the Private Debt Category at the Canadian Hedge Fund Awards* in 2021

Invested in funds managed by -

oaktreestar mountain
ESG Risk RatingWhat is ESG?

No ESG score is shown for this fund because either (1) the fund's mandate does not incorporate single security selection, rendering ESG analysis something that cannot be assured on a portfolio management basis, or (2) Purpose does not currently have access to ESG scoring data for >50% of the fund's positions. ESG scores are not shown for these funds as they might be misleading or misrepresent a fund's ESG integration or lack thereof.

*The award is based solely on quantitative performance data from June 30, 2020, to June 30, 2021, with Fundata Canada Inc. managing the collection and tabulation of the data to determine the winners. There is no nomination process or subjective assessment in identifying the winning hedge funds. Find out more at