Rescue capital has a long and occasionally sordid history in the United States, growing out of Gilded Age overreach and finding fertile ground in restructuring best practices. Hugh Larratt-Smith takes a stroll through history as he looks back on rescue capital origins before examining what its role could be in the very near future.

Stonegate Promotes Woody to MD

Stonegate Capital promoted Ryan Woody to managing director of credit and operations. Karen Szafraniec and Dan McCallum joined the company.

ABL Vet LaFreniere Joins Stonegate Chicago Team

Stonegate Capital named Heather LaFreniere a managing director in its Chicago office. She previously worked in the Technology Banking Group of Silicon Valley Bank.

Stonegate Capital Closes Investment with Virgo

Virgo Investment Group made a significant equity investment in Stonegate Capital Holdings, a private specialty finance company.

Citizens Bank Provides Revolver for Stonegate Capital

Citizens Commercial Banking provided a revolving line of credit for Stonegate Capital, a Chicago-based commercial finance company serving lower middle market companies.

Top 10 Asset-Based Finance News Stories of 2016

New ventures, Monroe Capital and the threat of exposure to the oil and gas industry were some of the most popular topics this year.

Former Gibraltar CEO Launches Stonegate Capital

ABF Journal illustrator Jerry Gonzalez provides his take on the launch of Stonegate Capital.

Not Your Father’s ABL: Stonegate Capital Targets PE-Backed Businesses

Former Gibraltar Capital co-founder and CEO and Wells Fargo Capital Finance veteran Darren Latimer launched Stonegate Capital Holdings this year with the intention of bringing improved products primarily to private equity-backed businesses in the lower-middle market. Latimer catches up with ABF Journal to discuss Stonegate’s all-star team and its creative and opportunistic strategy.

Former Gibraltar CEO Launches Stonegate Capital

Former Gibraltar Capital CEO Darren Latimer launched Stonegate Capital to provide $1 million to $10 million asset-backed loans to established lower middle market enterprises and emerging brands.