Antares Survey: Middle Market Optimism Mixed with Caution

Antares Capital’s survey of middle market dealmakers reveals confidence in the U.S. economy continues to ride high, although concerns loom around trade tension and the business cycle.

Antares Appoints Lyne, Mathew Heads of Sponsor Coverage, Asset Management

Antares Capital appointed Timothy Lyne as senior managing director and co-head of Sponsor Coverage and Vivek Mathew as head of Asset Management and Funding.

Antares Supports Sentinel Capital UBEO Acquisition

Antares Capital served as administrative agent and lead arranger on a senior secured credit facility to support Sentinel Capital Partners’ acquisition of UBEO.

Antares Capital Supports TurbineAero Recap

Antares Capital served as administrative agent and sole lead arranger on a $73.5 million senior secured credit facility to support the recapitalization and growth initiatives of TurbineAero by The Gores Group.

Antares Supports Wellspring Acquisition of SupplyOne

Antares Capital served as administrative agent and lead arranger on a $170 million senior secured credit facility to support Wellspring Capital Management’s acquisition of SupplyOne.

Antares Closes More Than $21B in Commitments in FY/2017

Antares Capital closed more than 250 transactions in 2017, issuing more than $21 billion in financing commitments and acting as lead left arranger for approximately $17 billion of first lien and second lien credit facilities.

Antares Agents Clearlake Credit Facility

Antares Capital served as administrative agent and lead left arranger on a senior secured credit facility to support Clearlake Capital Group’s acquisition of Perforce Software.

Antares Agents $80.5MM Facility for Gryphon

Antares Capital served as administrative agent and sole bookrunner for an $80.5 million senior secured credit facility to support Gryphon Investors’ acquisition of Potter Electric Signal.

Antares Capital Supports AC&A EnCore Acquisition

Antares Capital served as administrative agent and lead left arranger on a senior secured credit facility for AC&A Enterprises Holdings, supporting its acquisition of Encore Composite Structures.

Antares, Bain Capital Credit Form Unitranche Joint Venture

Antares Capital and Bain Capital Credit launched a joint venture providing a unified, private lender solution to private equity backed middle market borrowers.