Oaktree Provides New $55MM Facility for Oxford BioMedica

Oxford BioMedica, a gene and cell therapy group, completed a new $55 million debt facility with Oaktree Capital Management.

Kirkland Advises Oaktree on Partnership with SunOpta

SunOpta, a global company focused on organic, non-genetically modified and specialty foods, entered into an agreement with Oaktree Capital Management to secure $85 million in equity financing. Kirkland & Ellis advised Oaktree.

Encina Capital, Oaktree Affiliate Launch New ABL Platform

It’s spring! Oaktree Capital Management is branching out and launching Encina Business Credit, an independent asset-based lending platform. Artist Jerry Gonzalez illustrates this new financial planting.

Encina Capital, Oaktree Affiliate Launch New ABL Platform

Encina Capital Partners and an affiliate of Oaktree Capital Management launched Encina Business Credit, a new, independent asset-based lending platform targeting middle-market borrowers in the U.S. and Canada.

Oaktree Capital Supports Molycorp Restructuring Plan

Molycorp filed a reorganization plan proposing an emergence from Chapter 11 through either a stand-alone reorganization or a sale of all of its assets. The plan is supported by the company’s largest pre-petition creditor and post-petition lender, Oaktree Capital.

Bloomberg: Oaktree Close to Hiring AlixPartners for Quiksilver Bid

Bloomberg reported that Oaktree Capital Management is close to hiring AlixPartners to advise on its efforts to take over Quiksilver.

Quiksilver Wins Bankruptcy Court Approval of Oaktree Loan

The Sydney Morning Herald reported that Quiksilver won court approval for a $175 million bankruptcy financing with Oaktree Capital Management after Oaktree agreed to drop a $20 million break-up fee.

Hedge Funds Face Off for Control of Surf Retailer Quiksilver

The Australian reported a hedge fund bidding war is brewing over bankrupt Quiksilver, pitting Oaktree Capital Management against a rival bondholder group led by Brigade Capital Management.

Quiksilver Files Chapter 11, Oaktree to Provide $175MM DIP

Bloomberg reported that surfwear chain Quiksilver filed for bankruptcy after working out a deal with Oaktree Capital Management. Oaktree was said to be providing $175 million in DIP financing.

Court OKs Molycorp $22MM DIP from Oaktree Affiliate

Molycorp said it has received approval from the bankruptcy court on $22 million in interim DIP financing provided by an affiliate of Oaktree Capital Management.