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BDCs generate high returns, but the risks are growing

Economic development agencies grant loans to medium-sized private companies at high interest rates. They’ve proven popular with retail investors in recent years, as they offer dividend yields of around 10%. Total industry wealth has doubled to around $260 billion since the end of 2020.

Leading BDCs include

Ares capital

(ticker: ARCC),

Owl Rock Capital


FS KKR capital

(FSK) and

Blackstone secured lending

(BXSL). The largest BDC is the non-traded one

Black Stone

Private Credit Fund known as Bcred, which has grown to net assets of $22 billion since its inception in January 2021, more than doubling its size


Capital, the largest public BDC.

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