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Blackstone Secured Lending Fund (BXSL)

BDC - Debt Focused BDC

Data as of May 17, 2024
Market Price $30.62 (+ $0.08)
NAV (March 31, 2024) $26.10 ( $0.00)
Fund Listed NYSE
Premium / Discount 17.32% (+0.31%)
Fund Info
Inception Oct. 28, 2021
Sponsor Blackstone Debt Funds Management
Website https://www.bxsl.com/
Phone 1 (888) 756-8443
Location New York
Incorporated Delaware
Staggered Board No
Term Date N/A
Objective: Investing in first lien senior secured and unitranche loans that pay floating interest rates and rank ahead of subordinated debt and equity
Related Indexes
15 Major CEF Sectors Index
Debt-Focused Business Development Company (BDC) Index
60/40 Balanced (w/ BDCs) Index
Taxable Bond & BDC Index
Premium CEF/BDC Index
Alternative Income Index
Capital & Leverage
Outstanding Shares 192,439,047
Total Assets (Reported: March 31, 2024) $10,705M
Estimated Total Assets $9,900M
Net Assets $5,023M
Market Cap $5,892M
Portfolio Turnover 7.20%
Debt-to-Equity 1.0230
Total Leverage 49.27%
Structural Leverage (out of total) 100.00%
Portfolio Leverage (out of total) 0.00%
Expense Ratio 10.93%
Non Lev Exp Ratio 5.65%
Gross Asset Expense Ratio 5.16%
Gross Asset Non Lev Exp Ratio 2.67%
Rel Lev Cost 5.06%
Discount Data
Average Discount (3 Yr) %
Discount Low(3 Yr) -14.60%
Discount High(3 Yr) 43.94%
Discount Rel Range (3 Yr) 54.52%
Comp Discount 17.03
Discount St Dev (1Yr) 6.37
Z-Stat (6mo) 0.90
Z-Stat (1Yr) 1.53
Z-Stat (3Yr)
Comp Z-Stat (6mo) -0.03
Comp Z-Stat (3Yr)
Distribution Data
Market Yield 10.06%
Income Yield 10.06%
Lev Adj NAV Yield 7.91%
Av Yield on Debt Investments 11.80
Distribution Frequency Q
Current Distribution $0.770
Current Income $0.770
Ex-Date 6/28/24
Payable Date 7/26/24
Div Growth (3yr) %
Dividend Change 10.0% on 6/20/23
Expected Div 8/7/24
RoC (1yr) 0.00%
RoC (3yr) 0.00%
Tax Dividend Data 2022
Income 100%
ST Gains 0%
QDI 0%
LT Gains 0%
RoC 0%
Volume & Liquidity
Average Daily $ (K) $28,061
Avg Volume 30 day 989,100
Avg Volume 90 day 916,439
Volume Trend 7.93%
Comp Volume Trend 13.10%
Correlation & Volatility
Price Correlation (1yr)
vs. S&P 500 (TR)
Price Correlation (1yr)
vs. CEFA's 12 Major CEF Sectors Index
Price Correlation (1yr)
vs. CEFA's BDC Index
Most Correlated Peer (Mk Pr): MAIN 58.0%
Price St Dev (1Yr) 15.7%
NAV St Dev (1Yr) 2.5%
Earnings / Share (3/31/24) $0.864
Adj Core NII Coverage 114.37%
1 Yr Avg NII Coverage 121.96%
1 Yr Avg Adj Core NII Coverage 121.73%
NII Trend -8.72%
Adj Core NII Trend -7.57%
Price Beta (2yr)
vs. S&P 500 (TR)
Price Beta (2yr)
vs. CEFA's 12 Major CEF Sectors Index
Price Beta (2yr)
vs. CEFA's Debt-Focused Business Development Company (BDC) Index
Portfolio Data
Avg Libor Floor % 0.83%
% Loans with Libor Floor 93%


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