GE Veteran Joins Wells Fargo Healthcare Finance Group

Wells Fargo Capital Finance announced the addition of healthcare finance veteran Jason Dufour to its Healthcare Finance Group.

HFG Provides Debt Financing to Home Care by Black Stone

Healthcare Finance Group, a portfolio company of Fifth Street Finance, announced it is the sole lender of a financing comprised of a $7.5 million A/R-backed revolving credit line and a $5 million term loan.

Healthcare Finance Group Agents $79MM Long’s Drugs Facility

Healthcare Finance Group announced it arranged a $79MM debt facility for Long’s Drugs.

HFG Ranked #1 Bookrunner for Middle-Market ABL Healthcare Deals

Healthcare Finance announced that based on information provided by Thomas Reuters, HFG was ranked as the #1 bookrunner for 2013 middle-market ABL healthcare deals under $500 million.

HFG Closes $475MM Financing for Prime Healthcare

Healthcare Finance Group said it acted as sole lead arranger of the $475 million financing transaction for Prime Healthcare Services.

Lofaso Joins Healthcare Finance Group as CFO

Healthcare Finance Group announced that John Lofaso joined the company in the new position of chief financial officer.

HFG Planning $475 MM ABL for Prime Healthcare

Healthcare Finance Group announced the planned launch of a $475 million financing transaction for Prime Healthcare Services encompassing a $225 million ABL facility and a $250 million secured term loan.

Enzo Biochem Enters $8MM Revolver with Healthcare Finance Group

Enzo Biochem said it has arranged an $8 million senior secured revolver that may be increased to $12 million with Healthcare Finance Group.

Felix Joins WFCF Healthcare Finance Team

Wells Fargo Capital Finance appointed Rossi Felix as managing director within its Healthcare Finance Group. Previously, Felix held senior management positions at GMAC Health Capital and GE Healthcare Financial Services.

Fitch: BDCs Expanding Lending Platforms for Growth

Fitch Ratings says that tighter risk spreads and continued signs of over-heating in debt markets have led some U.S. BDCs to look for new growth opportunities. Fitch notes Fifth Street Finance’s acquisition of Healthcare Finance as an example.