CIFC Awarded Four 2015 Manager Awards by Creditflux Including “Creditflux Manager of the Year”

NEW YORK, May 05, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CIFC LLC (NASDAQ:CIFC), and its subsidiaries (collectively, “CIFC” or the “Company”) was pleased to accept four Creditflux Manager Awards for 2015 in London last night.

CIFC proudly received the most prestigious award of the evening, Manager of the Year, by virtue of its highest average ranking across the nineteen Creditflux award categories. Finalists included Apollo Global Management, Alcentra and Guggenheim Investments.

“It is an honor to receive this recognition among this peer group of top tier managers,” said Chief Investment Officer Steve Vaccaro. “We could not have done this without the support of our investors and are very grateful for their partnership over the past ten years. This award is a testament to the quality and hard work of our entire firm and our unwavering commitment to seeking consistent returns for our investors in all of our strategies.”

CIFC also won: (i) Best US High Yield Fund (for the second year in a row), (ii) Best CLO Fund, and (iii) Best High Diversity CLO. Each of these awards was based on superior statistical performance within that category.

Creditflux bestowed awards in 19 categories covering the Americas, Europe, the Middle East and Africa and Asia-Pacific geographic regions.

About CIFC
Founded in 2005, CIFC is a private debt manager specializing in secured U.S. corporate loan strategies. Headquartered in New York, CIFC is a SEC registered investment adviser and a publicly traded company (NASDAQ:CIFC). Serving institutional investors globally, CIFC is one of the largest managers of senior secured corporate credit. For more information, please visit CIFC’s website at

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