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Patrick McAdams

Investment Director

Patrick McAdams

Patrick has been Investment Director at SL since 2006, and has been fundamental in creating and shaping SL's US Life Settlement service proposition. His current focus is engaging with key partners and institutional clients on the creation and development of exciting new investment opportunities.

In 2002 Patrick joined SL as Investment Manager with the mandate of diversifying SL's product range, applying the firm's UK Traded Endowment Policy (TEP) expertise to the US Life Settlement market. Patrick has acquired many years' experience in product design, structuring, launch and ongoing management of a variety of investment vehicles in the UK, Ireland, Luxembourg and the Channel Islands, amongst others. He has priced and negotiated several large institutionally owned portfolio transactions of US Life Settlements, having been responsible for the acquisition, advisory remit or management of over $5.8 billion in face value of US life insurance policies. Patrick is a leading and well revered global expert in the US Life Settlement market. His technical dexterity, extensive market prominence and strong presentational attributes are highly valued within the SL Executive Team, helping to drive forward new business initiatives.

Patrick is a CFA Charter Holder, and founding Chair of the European Life Settlement Association (ELSA), an organisation established to educate the investment community about the benefits and features of Life Settlement investments.

In his spare time, Patrick enjoys spending time with his three young children, mountain biking, tennis, squash and travelling.

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BlackOak Investors LP SL's latest Life Settlement fund has produced annualised returns of 16.9% to end Dec 2019, with 88.4% of performance achieved through realised gains. Find out more about BlackOak Investors LP How to select a life settlement fund manager 10 key questions investors should be asking life settlement fund managers prior to investing. Find out more about How to select a life settlement fund manager With-Profit performance 2018 Our actuarial team summarises the latest performance of UK Life Company with-profit funds for year ending 2017. Find out more about With-Profit performance 2018


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