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Stonebriar Commercial Finance closed a $75 million sale and leaseback of beverage production and packaging equipment for a market-leading co-manufacturer of high-growth beverages in the U.S. The lease proceeds will be used to support the lessee’s... Read Story
November 29, 2022, 07:33 AM


Raven Capital Management ("Raven"), an alternative investment management firm, announced the successful completion of the fundraising of Raven Asset-Based Credit Fund II LP and related vehicles, raising total investible capital of $834 million. In... Read Story
November 22, 2022, 07:58 AM


Leading global professional services firm Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) appointed Atlanta-based Chris Lanman as a Managing Director in the firm’s Private Equity Performance Improvement (PEPI) practice. Mr. Lanman joins A&M from KPMG and brings more than 25... Read Story
November 16, 2022, 07:45 AM


Ares Capital Corporation announced that it plans to make a public offering of 8,000,000 shares of its common stock. Ares Capital also plans to grant the underwriters an option to purchase up to an additional 1,200,000 shares of common stock. The... Read Story
November 08, 2022, 08:00 AM


Catalio Capital Management announced the successful close of its inaugural special situations fund, Catalio Credit Opportunities Fund I (the “Fund”) with over $85 million in commitments from new and existing institutional investors globally... Read Story
November 08, 2022, 07:00 AM


Citizens M&A Advisory served as the exclusive financial advisor to Unified Health Services on its strategic growth investment from Reynolda Equity Partners, a private equity firm exclusively focused on supporting the capital needs of private... Read Story
November 03, 2022, 07:33 AM


Ares Management Corporation announced that funds managed by its Credit Group (collectively “Ares”) closed approximately $5.7 billion in U.S. direct lending commitments across 45 transactions during the third quarter of 2022 and approximately $32... Read Story
October 27, 2022, 08:00 AM


Ares Capital Corporation announced that Kort Schnabel was appointed as Co-President. Concurrently, Michael Smith stepped down as Co-President and has been appointed to the Ares Capital Board of Directors. Mr. Smith will continue to serve as a member... Read Story
October 26, 2022, 08:00 AM


LBC Credit Partners and Sound Point Capital, two of the leading providers of financing solutions to middle market companies, provided a $180 million senior secured credit facility to Greenbelt Capital Partners to support the acquisition of Unirac... Read Story
October 26, 2022, 07:38 AM


Ares Management Corporation announced the final closing of its Ares Special Opportunities Fund II, L.P. (together with Ares Special Opportunities Fund II (Jersey), L.P. and each of their parallel vehicles, “ASOF II”). With strong global investor... Read Story
October 24, 2022, 08:00 AM


Clifford Chance has advised BlackRock in connection with a US$150 million term loan facility for Puttshack, a tech-infused mini golf entertainment venue. The proceeds of the loan will support Puttshack's rapid growth strategy in the United States as... Read Story
October 14, 2022, 07:00 AM


Ares Management announced that it held the final closing of its Ares U.S. Real Estate Fund X, L.P. (“U.S. X” or the “Fund”) on September 30, 2022. U.S. X was oversubscribed with $1.8 billion of commitments relative to its $1.5 billion target and is... Read Story
October 11, 2022, 07:52 AM


Enhanced Healthcare Partners (“EHP”), a premier healthcare-focused private equity firm, announced the naming of David Prendergast to Principal, Head of Business Development.David Prendergast joined EHP in the fall of 2019 to lead the firm’s business... Read Story
October 11, 2022, 07:42 AM


Benefit Street Partners (“BSP”) and its parent company Franklin Templeton announced the launch of Franklin BSP Private Credit Fund (FBSPX). The fund takes a multi-strategy approach to investing in US middle market private credit, seeking to generate... Read Story
October 04, 2022, 08:02 AM


Wafra Inc. (“Wafra”), a global alternative investment manager, announced that funds managed by Wafra have acquired a strategic minority ownership interest in Oak Hill Capital Partners (“Oak Hill” or “OHCP”), a middle-market private equity buyout firm... Read Story
October 04, 2022, 07:35 AM


Audax Private Debt, as Administrative Agent and Sole Lead Arranger, provided a unitranche credit facility to support the acquisition of MediaRadar by Thompson Street Capital Partners, a St. Louis-based private equity firm.Founded in 2006 and... Read Story
September 29, 2022, 07:23 AM


Stifel Financial Corp. and Korea Investment & Securities Co., Ltd. (KIS), a subsidiary of Korea Investment Holdings, announced the formation of a substantial leveraged lending joint venture, SF Credit Partners.Concurrently, Stifel and KIS have... Read Story
September 28, 2022, 08:08 AM


H.I.G. Capital announced that Managing Directors Michael Mestel and Steven Schwartz have been promoted to Co-Heads of H.I.G. Realty Credit Partners. H.I.G. Realty Credit Partners has originated over $3 billion of loans in 33 investments since its... Read Story
September 28, 2022, 07:58 AM


TA Associates (“TA”), a leading global growth private equity firm, announced the expansion of its leadership team with the appointments of Jennifer Barbetta as Chief Operating Officer, Lori Stachelski as Chief Talent Officer and Darlene Karis as... Read Story
September 26, 2022, 07:57 AM


HarbourVest Partners, a global private markets investment specialist, announced the final close of its twelfth flagship US fund, HarbourVest Fund XII, which closed above its $2.0 billion target at over $3.0 billion, including the General Partner... Read Story
September 23, 2022, 07:00 AM


TA Associates (“TA”), a leading global growth private equity firm, announced the completion of its fundraising for TA Debt Fund V (“the Fund”) with total commitments of more than $1.1 billion. Launched in 2022, TA Debt Fund V quickly exceeded its... Read Story
September 21, 2022, 07:00 AM


KBRA Analytics, an affiliate of Kroll Bond Rating Agency, has acquired Direct Lending Deals (DLD), a digital information service that provides investors and originators with the latest deal data, news, and analysis in direct lending. The deal, which... Read Story
September 19, 2022, 07:14 AM


HCAP Partners, a California-based private equity firm and nationally recognized impact investor, announced the final close of its second SBIC fund, HCAP Partners V, L.P. ("Fund"). The Fund was oversubscribed with total commitments of $353 million... Read Story
September 19, 2022, 07:00 AM


Citizens provided a $50 million credit facility to Charlotte, N.C.-based Crosslake Technologies. Citizens is Left Lead Arranger and Administrative Agent. The credit facility consists of a $25 million revolving line of credit and a $25 million term... Read Story
September 16, 2022, 07:56 AM


Churchill Asset Management, an investment-specialist of Nuveen which provides customized financing solutions to private equity firms and their portfolio companies, announced that Carol Loundon has been appointed Deputy Chief Risk Officer.In this role... Read Story
September 14, 2022, 08:00 AM


Waterfall Asset Management announced the promotion of both Leo Wong and Keerthi Raghavan to Partner from Managing Director.Wong and Raghavan are based in the firm's New York office and join the six current Partners at the firm. Their promotions... Read Story
September 14, 2022, 07:38 AM


H.I.G. Capital announced that Benjamin Charon has joined the firm’s Capital Formation Group as a Managing Director, based in H.I.G.’s New York office.Charon will be responsible for business development and capital raising across H.I.G.’s global... Read Story
September 07, 2022, 07:46 AM


Thoma Bravo announced that it will be expanding its presence internationally with the opening of an office in London. Thoma Bravo's London office will join the firm's existing offices in San Francisco, Chicago and Miami, each of which have recently... Read Story
September 06, 2022, 07:45 AM


CenterOak Partners, a Dallas-based private equity firm, announced that Mark Langer has joined the firm as a Managing Director. Langer brings twenty years of middle market transaction experience to CenterOak and joins a team of now 24 professionals.... Read Story
September 02, 2022, 07:37 AM


Thompson Street Capital Partners (“TSCP”), a private equity firm focused on investing in founder-led middle market businesses, cloed its sixth committed capital investment fund, Thompson Street Capital Partners VI LP (“TSCP VI” or the “Fund”). The... Read Story
August 16, 2022, 07:21 AM


Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG) announced the formation of a Direct Lending group that will focus on providing loans to the bank's private equity sponsor clients to support their portfolio company LBO and recapitalization transactions.  The... Read Story
August 12, 2022, 08:07 AM


H.I.G. Capital announced that Carlos Soto has joined the firm as a Managing Director and Head of U.S. Private Equity Business Development.Soto will be responsible for leading the business development and transaction origination efforts for all of H.I... Read Story
August 12, 2022, 07:41 AM


Global investment firm The Carlyle Group announced changes in its executive leadership team. With Chief Executive Officer Kewsong Lee’s five-year employment agreement coming to a close at the end of 2022, both the Company’s Board of Directors and Mr.... Read Story
August 08, 2022, 08:02 AM


StepStone Group, a global private markets investment firm, announced the final closing of StepStone Capital Partners Fund V (“SCP V” or “the Fund”), its fifth dedicated co-investment fund, raising $2.36 billion of commitments.Through SCP V, StepStone... Read Story
August 08, 2022, 07:16 AM


J.C. Flowers & Co. completed fundraising for its fifth private equity fund, J.C. Flowers V L.P. (together with parallel vehicles, "JCF V"), with more than $1.1 billion in commitments.Limited partners in JCF V represent a diverse group of corporate... Read Story
August 05, 2022, 07:20 AM


J.P. Morgan Global Alternatives announced the hire of two seasoned executives to enhance the firm's capabilities in private credit and private equity secondaries.Andrew Carter joins J.P. Morgan Alternative Asset Management as Head of Private Credit... Read Story
August 04, 2022, 07:34 AM


Eos Energy Enterprises, a leading provider of safe, scalable, efficient, and sustainable zinc-based energy storage systems, closed an $85 million senior secured term loan facility with Atlas Credit Partners (“ACP”).“We are excited to partner with ACP... Read Story
August 01, 2022, 07:49 AM


Ares Management Corporation announced that funds managed by its Credit Group (collectively “Ares”) closed approximately $5.9 billion in U.S. direct lending commitments across 58 transactions during the second quarter of 2022 and approximately $31.8... Read Story
July 28, 2022, 08:04 AM


The Global M&A Network announced the winners of the 14th Annual Turnaround Atlas Awards, naming national interim management and advisory firm SierraConstellation Partners (“SCP”) as the winner of “Private Equity Deal of the Year” for their work with... Read Story
July 26, 2022, 07:09 AM


White Oak Global Advisors acted as the lead arranger for a $130 million senior secured term loan to Trecora Resources ("Trecora"), a Texas-based provider of petrochemicals, petrochemical manufacturing products and specialty waxes. Proceeds from the... Read Story
July 22, 2022, 07:57 AM


Oaktree and 17Capital announced the completion of Oaktree’s acquisition of a majority interest in 17Capital, as previously announced on March 9, 2022. 17Capital specializes in providing non-dilutive capital to high-quality private equity management... Read Story
July 20, 2022, 07:47 AM


NXT Capital closed a senior credit facility in support of Tenex Capital’s acquisition of Oliver Inc. NXT Capital acted as the Administrative Agent, Joint Lead Arranger, and Joint Bookrunner on this transaction.“We are pleased to work with the NXT... Read Story
July 14, 2022, 07:28 AM


Varagon Capital Partners announced that funds managed by Goldman Sachs Asset Management have made a strategic preferred equity investment in an affiliate of the Firm. The strategic partnership is expected to support the growth of Varagon’s lending... Read Story
July 01, 2022, 08:05 AM


Atalaya Capital Management announced that Elm Park Capital's experienced team of credit investment professionals will join Atalaya in the new Atalaya Crescent office, located in the financial center of Dallas. The Elm Park team will strengthen... Read Story
June 13, 2022, 08:00 AM


LBC Credit Partners provided a senior secured credit facility to Aterian Investment Partners to support the acquisition of ATCO Industries, Inc.LBC served as Agent and Sole Lead Arranger for the senior secured credit facility.ATCO was family-founded... Read Story
June 08, 2022, 07:46 AM


MidOcean Partners, a New York–based alternative asset manager specializing in middle-market private equity and alternative credit investments, announced that Erik Oken, former Global Chairman of Investment Banking at JP Morgan, has joined the firm as... Read Story
June 06, 2022, 07:45 AM


Vida Capital, a portfolio company of RedBird Capital Partners and Reverence Capital Partners, announced that Jeffrey Zinn has joined the firm as Managing Director, Private Credit. Zinn will be based in New York and report to David Gussmann, Senior... Read Story
June 06, 2022, 07:20 AM


Deerpath Capital Management announced the closing of Deerpath CLO 2022-1, a $375 million collateralized loan obligation (CLO).Deerpath CLO 2022-1 represents the fifth CLO issued by Deerpath since 2018 and brings the firm's total CLO assets under... Read Story
May 10, 2022, 07:45 AM


White Oak Global Advisors provided a $21.3 million senior credit facility to Omni Recycling (“Omni”), a leading single-stream recycling and waste disposal company. The transaction supported Salt Creek Capital’s (“Salt Creek”) acquisition of the... Read Story
May 10, 2022, 07:26 AM


Spouting Rock Asset Management, a multi-boutique manager platform providing investment solutions and services, announced Marc Brookman, an industry veteran with more than 30 years of experience, is joining the firm as Chief Executive Officer. As part... Read Story
May 06, 2022, 07:22 AM


StepStone Group, a global private markets investment firm, announced the final closing of StepStone Senior Corporate Lending II (“SCL II” or “the Fund”), raising over $1.3 billion of commitments, surpassing its target of $1 billion.  Through SCL II... Read Story
May 05, 2022, 08:00 AM


Churchill Asset Management announced that Jason Quinn has joined the firm as Managing Director, Origination. Quinn will be responsible for strategically developing and maintaining private equity sponsor relationships and sourcing senior lending... Read Story
May 03, 2022, 07:35 AM


Fourshore Partners announced its acquisition of Celtic Capital Corporation.With an appetite for the more complex transactions, Celtic Capital has a history of success in crafting creative, flexible financing solutions with no financial covenants. As... Read Story
May 02, 2022, 08:00 AM


Ares Management Corporation announced that funds managed by its Credit Group (collectively “Ares”) closed approximately $5.0 billion in U.S. direct lending commitments across 54 transactions during the first quarter of 2022 and approximately $35... Read Story
April 28, 2022, 08:00 AM


Ares Management Corporation announced that its subsidiary, Ares Capital Management LLC, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire, on behalf of funds managed by the Ares Credit Group, the Middle Market Lending portfolio (the “Portfolio”)... Read Story
April 26, 2022, 08:00 AM


Monroe Capital acted as sole lead arranger and administrative agent on the funding of a senior credit facility to support the recapitalization and future growth of Dealer Services Network (“DSN”) by private equity sponsor Frontenac.Based in Deerfield... Read Story
April 26, 2022, 07:40 AM


KKR announced the final closing of KKR North America Fund XIII (“NAX3” or the “Fund”), an over-subscribed $19 billion fund focused on pursuing opportunistic private equity investments in North America. KKR will be investing $2.0 billion of capital in... Read Story
April 25, 2022, 08:02 AM


Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) appointed Randy Fike, as a Managing Director with its Private Equity Performance Improvement (PEPI) practice. Fike’s joining reinforces A&M’s ability to help private equity (PE) clients protect their investment thesis, on... Read Story
April 22, 2022, 07:20 AM


DLA Piper continues to make substantial investments in its globally recognized Private Equity practice with the addition of lateral partners Harris Eisenberg, Alex Plakas, Nathan Wilda and Drew Rosenberry, along with several other partners and... Read Story
April 22, 2022, 07:08 AM


Summit Park, a Charlotte-based lower middle market private equity firm, announced recent promotions at the firm.Jason Carlock, Drew Gilbert, Rachel Hannon, and Mike York have all been promoted to Partner. Chris Cotton has been promoted to Financial... Read Story
April 15, 2022, 07:10 AM


Pemberton, an alternative credit specialist, announced the appointment of Thomas Doyle to lead a new NAV (Net Asset Value) financing strategy.  Thomas brings over 25 years of experience in the banking and private debt sectors, where he has been a... Read Story
April 08, 2022, 08:01 AM


Ares Management Corporation announced the launch of Ares Private Markets Fund (the “Fund”), a new registered, continuously offered, non-traded, closed-end fund that intends to invest in an actively managed portfolio of private equity and other... Read Story
April 06, 2022, 07:53 AM


Ares Commercial Finance provided a senior secured credit facility to MFG Chemical, LLC, a portfolio company of Platte River Equity. The credit facility consists of an asset based revolving line of credit and a term loan. Proceeds of the credit... Read Story
April 05, 2022, 07:04 AM


MidOcean Partners, a New York-based alternative asset manager specializing in alternative credit investments and middle-market private equity, announced that Joseph Rotondo, Senior Portfolio Manager for Invesco’s Global Senior Loan group, will be... Read Story
March 30, 2022, 07:30 AM


Arena Investors and Encina Lender Finance (“ELF”) closed a $300 million credit facility (which includes an accordion feature) for Arena’s Corporate Private Credit business segment, which provides capital to privately-held companies.Arena has a track... Read Story
March 24, 2022, 07:46 AM


GHK Capital Partners, a leading middle-market private equity firm, announced the final closing of GHK Fund I (the “Fund”). GHK accepted $410 million in aggregate capital commitments, exceeding its initial target of $350 million and surpassing its... Read Story
March 24, 2022, 07:33 AM


Brightwood Capital Advisors, a private credit firm focused on providing capital to growing North American middle market businesses, completed another very strong investment year in 2021, one of its most active investment periods in the firm's 12-year... Read Story
March 23, 2022, 08:05 AM


GTCR, a leading private equity firm founded in 1980, made a number of leadership appointments to further support its growth. Several experienced and long-tenured members of the firm have been appointed to assume additional responsibility leading the... Read Story
March 15, 2022, 07:02 AM


LBC Credit Partners provided a senior secured credit facility to support O2 Investment Partners’ investment in BerlinRosen.BerlinRosen is a fast-growing, full-service communications firm with more than 270 communications and campaign strategists in... Read Story
March 11, 2022, 07:55 AM


Monroe Capital acted as sole lead arranger and administrative agent on the funding of a senior credit facility to support the acquisition of Norwood Sawmills by private equity sponsor, GreyLion.Based in Ontario, Canada, Norwood is a leading provider... Read Story
March 11, 2022, 07:50 AM


Ares Capital Corporation announced that Mary Beth Henson has joined its Board of Directors as an independent director. The Board has been expanded from nine to 10 members, including six independent directors.Ms. Henson served as Chief Financial... Read Story
March 10, 2022, 07:04 AM


Churchill Asset Management announced that Bennett (Ben) Love has joined the firm as Principal and Head of Fund Finance.In this newly created role, Love will be responsible for the development of Churchill’s overall leverage strategy, as well as the... Read Story
March 01, 2022, 07:37 AM


Monroe Capital announced record investment activity for 2021. The firm closed in excess of $6.3 billion in new financing commitments across 131 separate transactions. Monroe’s assets under management increased by 35% to $12.7 billion as of December... Read Story
February 28, 2022, 08:00 AM


Bain Capital Credit announced that the firm’s Private Credit Group invested $2.7 billion to support the growth of middle market and private equity-backed companies in 2021.Bain Capital Credit’s Private Credit Group invested in more than 100... Read Story
February 22, 2022, 08:00 AM


Boathouse Capital announced three promotions in 2022. Colin Raws has been promoted to Partner. Matt Carey and Matt Pulos have been elevated to Senior Associates. Colin Raws has been promoted to Partner, where he’ll start to play a larger role inside... Read Story
February 16, 2022, 07:00 AM


Ares Management Corporation announced that new financing commitments made across its U.S. direct lending strategies more than doubled to $33.4 billion in 2021. Funds managed by Ares Management Corporation’s Credit Group (collectively “Ares”) closed... Read Story
February 11, 2022, 08:05 AM


Northpoint Commercial Finance provided a $9.5 million senior secured revolving line of credit to support the acquisition of a food processor and distributor by a lower middle-market focused private equity firm.The Mid-Atlantic-based Company sells to... Read Story
February 09, 2022, 07:26 AM


Antares announced record 2021 performance supporting the growth and refinancing initiatives of new and existing borrowers within the healthcare and technology sectors.In 2021, Antares closed more than 90 transactions for middle market... Read Story
February 03, 2022, 08:10 AM


Root,  the parent company of Root Insurance Company, completed a new term loan facility with BlackRock Financial Management, on behalf of funds and accounts under its management, and its affiliates and co-investor. The five-year, $300 million term... Read Story
January 27, 2022, 07:58 AM


Monroe Capital acted as sole lead arranger and administrative agent on the funding of a senior credit facility to support the acquisition of Providence Care (“Providence”) by private equity sponsor, InTandem Capital. Founded in 2010 and headquartered... Read Story
January 27, 2022, 07:55 AM


Cerebro Capital, a commercial loan marketplace, announced the appointment of John Robinson and James Paterson as Managing Directors of Credit Origination. Together, Robinson and Paterson will source credit opportunities among private equity firms... Read Story
January 27, 2022, 07:37 AM


Ares Management Corporation announced that Philip Moore, Alessandro Luca and Anisa Dudhia have joined Ares to expand its real estate debt presence in Europe. These additions reflect a natural evolution of the Ares Real Estate Group’s 25-year track... Read Story
January 26, 2022, 07:08 AM


J.C. Flowers announced that banking industry veteran Louis Vachon has joined the firm as an Operating Partner, effective immediately.Most recently, Vachon was President and CEO of National Bank of Canada, based in Montreal, a position he held from... Read Story
January 24, 2022, 08:00 AM


Blackstone launched Blackstone Credit’s Sustainable Resources Platform focused on investing in and lending to renewable energy companies and those supporting the energy transition. Blackstone Credit is one of the world’s largest providers of private... Read Story
January 24, 2022, 07:00 AM


Another Broken Egg, an Orlando-based operator and franchisor of southern-inspired daytime cafes owned by an affiliate of The Beekman Group, a leading private equity firm, announced that it has closed on a New Senior Secured Term Loan Facility... Read Story
January 21, 2022, 07:42 AM


Middle-market companies and private-equity firms foresee an extremely strong year for the M&A market in 2022, with bullish forecasts for both deal volumes and for company valuations, according to a Citizens survey of 400 leaders at U.S. middle market... Read Story
January 21, 2022, 07:30 AM


MidOcean Partners announced that Jamil Nathoo is joining the firm as a Managing Director of MidOcean Credit. In this role, he will be responsible for expanding MidOcean’s institutional relationships and CLO platform. Mr. Nathoo recently served as... Read Story
January 21, 2022, 07:06 AM


Twin Brook Capital Partners, the middle market direct lending subsidiary of Angelo Gordon, committed $3.5 billion to private equity sponsors in support of healthcare transactions last year, completing 60 healthcare transactions across 33 subsectors.... Read Story
January 13, 2022, 07:51 AM


Monroe Capital acted as sole lead arranger and administrative agent on the funding of a senior credit facility to support the acquisition of Spherix Global Insights by private equity sponsor Susquehanna Private Capital. Additionally, Monroe provided... Read Story
January 13, 2022, 07:42 AM


Spouting Rock Asset Management announced an agreement to merge with Old Hill Partners Inc. (Old Hill), an alternative asset manager focused on asset-based lending transactions with small- and medium-sized businesses. A newly formed subsidiary of... Read Story
January 10, 2022, 08:06 AM


Audax Private Debt announced that Bradley Patton has joined as a Managing Director and will be overseeing Capital Markets for the Private Debt Origination platform. Based in New York, Mr. Patton will be responsible for leading capital markets and... Read Story
January 06, 2022, 06:00 AM


Ares Commercial Finance (“ACF”) announced that it has led the financing of a $210 million senior secured cross-border revolving line of credit to MicroStar Logistics (“MicroStar”), a portfolio company of Freeman Spogli.  The credit facility provides... Read Story
January 05, 2022, 08:00 AM


Yieldstreet announced a new private equity strategy that offers retail investors the opportunity to gain exposure to direct equity investments in alternative asset managers.An alternative asset manager, such as a private equity firm, is itself a... Read Story
December 28, 2021, 07:12 AM


Audax Private Debt announced that, as Administrative Agent and Sole Arranger, it provided a unitranche credit facility to support the acquisition of PracticeTek by investment funds affiliated with Lightyear Capital, a New York-based private equity... Read Story
December 15, 2021, 07:09 AM


KBRA, a full-service global rating agency, entered a deal with leading growth-oriented private equity firm Parthenon Capital Partners who will acquire a majority stake in the company. KBRA is the largest global credit rating agency founded in the... Read Story
December 14, 2021, 07:57 AM


Transom Capital Group, a leading operations-focused middle market private equity firm, acquired Wolters Kluwer’s Legal & Regulatory U.S. Legal Education business, and the business has been renamed to Aspen Publishing (“Aspen” or the “Company”), a... Read Story
December 03, 2021, 08:05 AM


Golub Capital acted as Administrative Agent and Joint Lead Arranger on a $1 billion GOLD facility to finance the merger of 2020 Technologies ("2020") and Compusoft by Genstar Capital and TA Associates. GOLD financings are Golub Capital One-Loan Debt... Read Story
December 01, 2021, 08:00 AM


Hercules Capital announced that it, together with external funds managed by its adviser subsidiary, have originated more than a record $2.0 billion year-to-date in annual total gross debt and equity commitments, breaking its previous one-year record... Read Story
November 29, 2021, 08:00 AM


Antares is acting as administrative agent on senior secured credit facilities to support CVC Capital Partners Fund VIII’s (“CVC”) investment in CFGI. All existing shareholders are reinvesting in the transaction in partnership with CVC, including... Read Story
November 24, 2021, 07:54 AM


Spouting Rock Asset Management, a multi-boutique manager platform providing investment solutions and services, announced a joint venture with Bell Asset Management, an Australia-based global equities specialist manager.The strategic partnership will... Read Story
November 22, 2021, 09:00 AM


Bank of the West, part of BNP Paribas Group, led the financing for the acquisition of Ste. Michelle Wine Estates by the private equity firm Sycamore Partners Management (SPM). SPM purchased Ste. Michelle Wine Estates for $1.2 billion, making it the... Read Story
November 18, 2021, 07:52 AM


Great Hill Partners, a private equity firm that invests in high-growth, disruptive companies, and Blackstone jointly announced a new partnership in which funds managed by Blackstone GP Stakes will acquire a minority ownership interest in Great Hill... Read Story
November 18, 2021, 07:00 AM


Turning Rock Partners, a New York-based private investment firm, is expanding its platform with key hires across the organization. Notably, TRP has hired Catherine Bonelli to be its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Bonelli brings more than 30 years... Read Story
November 12, 2021, 07:24 AM


NXT Capital closed a senior credit facility in support of Frontenac’s acquisition of EFC International. NXT Capital acted as the Administrative Agent and Sole Lead Arranger on this transaction.  EFC International, headquartered in St. Louis, is a... Read Story
November 09, 2021, 07:18 AM


Vibrant Capital Partners, a leading alternative credit investment manager, announced that it has bolstered its Structured Credit Investment and Business Development teams with two hires as the Firm continues to expand its investing, marketing, and... Read Story
November 04, 2021, 05:00 AM


Boathouse Capital announced the successful completion of Fund III. The firm remains focused on being a value-added growth partner to businesses within SaaS/software, technology-enabled services and healthcare IT/services."Our track record of success... Read Story
November 02, 2021, 07:29 AM


Ares Management Corporation provided details on certain new financing commitments made across its U.S. direct lending strategies. Funds managed by Ares Management Corporation’s Credit Group (collectively “Ares”) closed approximately $7.2 billion in... Read Story
October 29, 2021, 08:06 AM


Private equity fund managers are accelerating deal timelines in an effort to win bids, and more than half say uncovering risk during due diligence is a main challenge to closing deals, according to BDO’s Fall 2021 Private Capital Pulse Survey.The... Read Story
October 29, 2021, 07:54 AM


Ares Management Corporation announced the formation of Ares Wealth Management Solutions (“WMS”). WMS will oversee the product development, distribution, marketing and client management activities across Ares’ investment offerings in the global wealth... Read Story
October 25, 2021, 07:40 AM


Simi Capital Group (SCG), a real estate investment firm focused on various equity and debt strategies, announced the $19 million acquisition of a Staten Island industrial property in partnership with Cerberus Capital Management, a global leader in... Read Story
October 25, 2021, 07:17 AM


Audax Private Debt, as Joint Lead Arranger and Bookrunner, provided a unitranche credit facility to support the acquisition of Genesee Scientific (“Genesee” or the “Company”) by LLR Partners, a Philadelphia-based private equity firm focused on... Read Story
October 25, 2021, 07:06 AM


Columbia Pacific Business Finance (CPBF), an evergreen fund providing direct financing to emerging growth and middle market companies, provided a $17 million term loan to Simpay, an independent sales organization specializing in merchant service... Read Story
October 22, 2021, 07:59 AM


New Mountain Capital, managing over $35 billion across private equity, credit, and net lease real estate, closed its latest direct lending fund, New Mountain Guardian III BDC, L.L.C. (the “Fund” or “Guardian III”) with approximately $1.15 billion of... Read Story
October 20, 2021, 07:04 AM


Ares Management Corporation announced the final closing of Ares Private Credit Solutions II (“APCS II” or the “Fund”). APCS II was oversubscribed with $5.1 billion of commitments compared to its $4.0 billion target and is approximately 50% larger... Read Story
October 18, 2021, 08:00 AM


Kian Capital Partners, a middle-market focused private investment firm, announced that Ulrich Erasmus has joined the firm as a Vice President to support the firm’s continued growth. Ulrich will be based in Charlotte and work closely with Kian... Read Story
October 15, 2021, 07:06 AM


Antares Capital announced that Timothy Lyne, founding partner and current Chief Operating Officer (COO), will succeed David Brackett as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Brackett announced that he will be retiring from his role as CEO on December 31... Read Story
October 12, 2021, 08:05 AM


FrontWell Capital Partners (“FrontWell”), a private credit fund that provides transitionary senior debt financing to middle-market companies in the United States and Canada, has added to its team two experienced professionals with expertise in... Read Story
October 07, 2021, 08:00 AM


According to a recent survey by Grant Thornton LLP, the majority of merger and acquisition (M&A) dealmakers expect a surge in deal volume, especially in the technology, retail, hospitality and insurance industries.For this survey of M&A professionals... Read Story
September 23, 2021, 08:04 AM


MPowered Capital an invesnt firm established to invest in best-in-class female and other underrepresented talent* in the alternative investment space, announced its official launch. MPowered was founded and will be led by Marcia Page, Co-Founder and... Read Story
September 21, 2021, 06:00 AM


Avante Capital Partners, a women-owned private credit and structured equity firm, announced the completion of a unitranche debt and equity investment in Genius SIS, LLC (“Genius”) to support a growth investment by Leeds Equity Partners (“Leeds... Read Story
September 20, 2021, 07:00 AM


Northern Trust Asset Management announced that Angelo Manioudakis has been named Chief Investment Officer for the global financial institution with more than $1.2 trillion in assets under management as of June 30, 2021. He will assume the position on... Read Story
September 17, 2021, 07:55 AM


Audax Private Debt announced that, as Administrative Agent and Sole Lead Arranger, it provided a unitranche credit facility to support the acquisition of Care Advantage by Searchlight Capital Partners (“Searchlight”), a New York-based private equity... Read Story
September 17, 2021, 07:28 AM


Sycamore Tree Capital Partners, a specialist asset manager with private and alternative credit investment expertise, announced that Paul Travers will join the firm as a Managing Director and Portfolio Manager, effective September 9, 2021. In this... Read Story
September 13, 2021, 07:09 AM


Ares Management Corporation announced today John Case, Ben Fox, Joel Tomlinson and Taejoon Chun have joined to expand Ares’ presence and activity in net lease and related investment opportunities. These additions reflect Ares’ view of the compelling... Read Story
September 07, 2021, 07:10 AM


Cerebro Capital, a commercial loan platform, released its Q2 2021 survey on non-bank lending for middle-market commercial and industrial (C&I) loans. Lenders saw increased demand for credit because of the booming M&A market and the improving economy... Read Story
September 03, 2021, 08:04 AM


Rothschild & Co announced that Bob Berry has joined its Global Advisory business in North America as a Managing Director in the Financial Sponsors Group. Mr. Berry brings more than three decades of investment banking and sponsor coverage experience... Read Story
September 01, 2021, 07:14 AM


TSG Consumer Partners promoted Alex Gilmore and Kelly Pease to Vice President. Mr. Gilmore and Ms. Pease are based in London and New York, respectively.“Alex and Kelly have made significant contributions evaluating new investment opportunities and... Read Story
August 30, 2021, 07:00 AM


PennantPark Investment Advisers announced that Pete Mitchell has joined the company as Managing Director, Head of Private Capital Fundraising. Mitchell will lead fundraising for PennantPark’s private vehicles as the firm continues to expand its... Read Story
August 26, 2021, 08:00 AM


Ares Commercial Finance (“ACF”) and WhiteHawk Capital Partners, LP ("WhiteHawk") provided a CAD$130 (US$103 million) senior facility to a company based in Western Canada specializing in crane and heavy haul services. The senior facility was... Read Story
August 17, 2021, 07:34 AM


Bruce Richards, Chairman & CEO, and Louis Hanover, CIO, together the co-managing Partners of Marathon Asset Management, a leading global credit investment manager, announced several management changes, including one senior departure and five senior... Read Story
August 11, 2021, 07:40 AM


J.P. Morgan Asset Management announced the expansion of its private credit platform and appointment of Vincent Lu and Brian Van Elslander as co-heads of the newly formed Global Performing Credit group. Mr. Lu and Mr. Van Elslander bring extensive... Read Story
August 10, 2021, 08:06 AM


Green Ivy Capital, an affiliate of Chicago Atlantic Advisers, funded a new $10 million senior secured term loan facility for Silverpeak Holdings, LLC, a vertically integrated operator in Colorado. The Term Loan will provide Silverpeak capital to... Read Story
August 05, 2021, 07:00 AM


Owl Rock Capital Corporation appointed Jonathan Lamm as its Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer, effective September 1, 2021."We were thrilled to have Jonathan join our team earlier this year as a senior member of ORCC's management... Read Story
August 04, 2021, 07:43 AM


Hercules Capital announced it originated more than $1.0 billion year-to-date in annual total debt and equity commitments for the fourth consecutive year."We could not be more pleased to achieve this milestone which is a testament to the strength... Read Story
August 02, 2021, 08:00 AM


Antares announced that it closed 139 transactions totaling almost $11 billion in financing commitments to middle market private equity-backed companies in the first half of 2021.“Antares’ performance in the first half of 2021 illustrates the... Read Story
July 30, 2021, 08:10 AM


Ares Management Corporation provided details on certain new financing commitments made across its U.S. direct lending strategies. Funds managed by Ares Management Corporation’s Credit Group (collectively “Ares”) closed approximately $9.0 billion in... Read Story
July 30, 2021, 07:59 AM


H.I.G. Capital announced the formation of United Flow Technologies (“UFT”), a platform established to invest in the municipal and industrial water and wastewater market. H.I.G. has committed significant capital and resources to UFT to build a market... Read Story
July 26, 2021, 07:23 AM


Star Mountain Capital closed a $225 million asset-based leverage facility from top quality institutional investors led by ING Capital. The lending group consists of ING, CIT, TIAA Bank, Axos Bank, East West Bank, Georgia Banking Company and Customers... Read Story
July 23, 2021, 08:00 AM


Varagon Capital Partners is serving as Administrative Agent, Joint Arranger and Joint Bookrunner on a senior secured credit facility to support Knox Lane’s investment in Any Hour Services (Any Hour).Founded in 1961, Any Hour is a market-leading home... Read Story
July 23, 2021, 07:11 AM


King Street Capital Management, a leading $20 billion global investment manager specializing in credit, has raised $1.2 billion for its inaugural Global Drawdown Fund (“GDF”) from existing and new investors, exceeding its $750 million target. GDF has... Read Story
July 23, 2021, 07:00 AM


Alterna Capital Solutions (ACS), a specialty and alternative financier to high-growth small businesses, will support deal origination for a lower middle market private equity fund controlled by its affiliate, Alterna Equity Partners (AEP). The fund... Read Story
July 20, 2021, 07:58 AM


H.I.G. WhiteHorse, the credit affiliate of H.I.G. Capital (“H.I.G.”), a leading global alternative investment firm with $44 billion of equity capital under management, announced the closing of its latest direct lending strategy, H.I.G. WhiteHorse... Read Story
July 19, 2021, 08:11 AM


Oxford Financial Group, Ltd. announced the formation and funding of Mayfair Capital Partners (MCP), an in-house private equity investment team based in Carmel, Indiana and Minneapolis, Minnesota. The division has been seeded with approximately $500... Read Story
July 19, 2021, 08:00 AM


PGIM Private Capital provided nearly $6.5 billion of senior debt and junior capital to more than 100 middle-market companies and projects globally in the first half of 2021, marking the second largest first-half origination volume over the past... Read Story
July 16, 2021, 08:01 AM


Antares Capital announced that Jeffrey Stammen will join the firm as Managing Director, Head of Investor Coverage in Asset Management.Stammen will report directly to Vivek Mathew, Head of Asset Management and Funding, and lead the company’s efforts... Read Story
July 08, 2021, 07:48 AM


Marathon Asset Management closed a $155 million senior credit facility for Avenger Flight Group, a leading independent provider of enterprise flight training solutions to aviation clients worldwide. Marathon anchored the loan alongside three other... Read Story
July 07, 2021, 07:33 AM


Ares Management announced that funds managed by Ares have committed more than $1 billion of investments over the last six months in the sports, media and entertainment sector. Ares employs a global flexible private capital strategy that invests in... Read Story
June 30, 2021, 08:10 AM


H.I.G. Capital announced that its affiliate, H.I.G. Realty Partners, has originated a loan to finance the lease-up of 3880 N. Mission (the “Property”), a 39-acre, 1.5 million square foot site with 1.2 million square feet of distribution and warehouse... Read Story
June 29, 2021, 07:00 AM


BlackRock TCP Capital announced the extension of its SVCP Credit Facility by two years to May 6, 2026. Other amendments to the Facility terms include a reduction in the stated interest rate to LIBOR plus 1.75%, subject to certain borrowing base... Read Story
June 25, 2021, 07:14 AM


Palladium Equity Partners announced that Meahgan O'Grady has joined the firm as Director of Business Development, a newly-created position.In her new role, Ms. O'Grady will work with all of Palladium's deal teams on sourcing and origination... Read Story
June 23, 2021, 07:54 AM


Carver Bancorp, the holding company for Carver Federal Savings Bank ("Carver"), a certified Minority Depository Institution ("MDI"), and Bank of America closed a Senior Secured Social Impact Revolving Credit Facility with BlackRock's Alternative... Read Story
June 18, 2021, 07:33 AM


Apollo Global Management announced that entities, clients and funds managed by its affiliates (the “Apollo Funds”) have committed to invest up to $500 million in senior secured credit facilities originated by Victory Park Capital (“VPC”), a global... Read Story
June 15, 2021, 08:00 AM


Victory Capital Holdings announced that its wholly owned investment adviser, Victory Capital Management Inc., has established exclusive agreements with both Nasdaq and crypto-focused asset manager Hashdex Ltd. (“Hashdex”) in advance of plans to enter... Read Story
June 10, 2021, 07:40 AM


J.P. Morgan Asset Management announced the launch of J.P. Morgan Private Capital, which includes a new growth equity investment arm and an existing private debt business, committed to providing customized solutions for early and growth stage... Read Story
June 08, 2021, 07:56 AM


Ares Management Corporation announced that its subsidiary has completed its previously disclosed acquisition of Landmark Partners, LLC, one of the largest and most experienced investors in acquiring secondary private fund ownership stakes in the... Read Story
June 04, 2021, 06:14 AM


Churchill Asset Management has forged a strategic alliance with Hunter Point Capital, an independent investment firm focused on taking minority stakes in General Partners (GPs) targeting middle market private equity, credit, real estate and... Read Story
June 02, 2021, 07:30 AM


Hughes Hubbard & Reed announced that Scott Naturman has joined the firm as Corporate partner in the firm’s New York office. Naturman represents public and private companies and private equity firms in mergers and acquisitions, dispositions, corporate... Read Story
June 02, 2021, 07:07 AM


Raymond James hired Blake Otté as a managing director in its Financial Sponsors Investment Banking group. Based in New York City, Otté will help private equity (PE) firms leverage Raymond James’ industry insight, execution expertise and long-standing... Read Story