Barings, Ares Support Genstar Capital Investment in PDI

Barings was joint lead arranger and administrative agent on first lien senior secured credit facilities to support Genstar Capital’s investment in Professional Datasolutions. Ares Capital was joint lead arranger and administrative agent on the second lien credit facilities.

Ares Capital Purchases SSLP Loans, Concludes GE Joint Venture

Ares Capital purchased the remaining loans of the Senior Secured Loan Fund, effectively concluding the joint venture with GE.

Ares Capital Provides More Than $850MM in Q1/17

Ares Capital provided more than $850 million in new financing commitments during Q1/17.

Reuters: Highly Leveraged U.S. Deals Still in Demand

Reuters reported that regulatory scrutiny hasn’t slowed banks and alternative lenders from underwriting highly leveraged U.S. loans, with one third of buyout loans in Q1/17 having leverage of more than 7.0 times.

Ares Capital Closes $1.2B Financings in Q4/16

Ares Capital closed approximately $1.2 billion in new financings during Q4/16.

JPMorgan, SunTrust, Others Lead Ares Facility Upsize to $3.5B

In conjunction with Ares Capital’s acquisition of American Capital, the company increased its credit facility from $2.2 billion to $3.5 billion.

Antares Capital Arranges $395MM Augusta Sportswear Term Loan

Reuters reported that Antares Capital is arranging a $395 million term loan for August Sportswear, which will replace its existing $367 million unitranche loan with GE Capital and Ares Capital.

Ares Capital Agents Facility to Support Thomas Bravo Acquisition

Ares Capital served as administrative agent for a $1.075 billion unitranche credit facility to support the acquisition of Qlik by private equity firm Thomas Bravo.

Ares Capital Agents $1.075B Facility to Support Qlik Acquistion

Ares Capital served as administrative and collateral agent, joint lead arranger and joint bookrunner for the $1.075 billion unitranche credit facility in support of Thoma Bravo’s acquisition of Qlik.

Ares Capital Closes Over $530MM in New Commitments in Q2/16

Ares Capital closed over $530 million across 11 transactions in Q2/16.