Reporter, US Private Credit



Marketing & Communications
New York, NY, USA
Posted on Monday, December 18, 2023

9fin is looking for a reporter (or senior reporter) to cover the US private credit market.

About 9fin

Debt is the world's largest asset class, and it operates with the worst technology: trillions of dollars of trades are placed over the phone, news is slow, and information is scattered.

Our mission is to change this. 9fin's proprietary technology delivers fast and comprehensive news, data, and analysis on all aspects of corporate debt, from company financials through to credit analysis, legal documentation and ESG.

We enable our clients to make faster and better-informed decisions, helping them win more business and save time. Our fast-growing list of clients include 9 of the top 10 investment banks, as well as leading asset managers, private credit funds, and law firms.

What you’ll work on

Every day is different, but here’s an example of the kind things you’ll work on:

  • Breaking news — You’ll regularly break stories on the US private credit market, including (but not limited to!) deals across corporate debt and asset-based lending, fundraising activities, legal and regulatory issues, and the individuals working in the space
  • Feature writing — You’ll take the lead on unique and ambitious enterprise stories, from deep investigative reporting to data-driven commentary
  • Generating ideas — You’ll provide a consistent stream of new ideas, whether that’s identifying new situations to cover or thinking up new ways to cover them
  • Monitoring markets — You’ll learn to harness our technology to identify new opportunities, ensuring that 9fin’s coverage of the private credit market is timely and comprehensive