Ares Management Provides $2.9B in Commitments in Q3/18

Ares Management’s Credit Group provided approximately $2.9 billion in commitments across 47 transactions that closed during the third quarter of 2018.

Bank Leumi to Sell Leumi Card to Warburg Pincus

Bank Leumi and the Azrieli Group agreed to sell Leumi Card to funds affiliated with private equity fund Warburg Pincus for NIS2.5 billion ($682 million).

Ares Credit Group Totals $2.8B in 53 Transactions in Q4/017

During Q4/17, the Ares Management Credit Group closed new financing commitments in its U.S. direct lending strategies that totaled approximately $2.8 billion across 53 transactions.

Barings Supports Warburg Pincus Investment in Service Logic

Barings served as co-lead arranger of a second-lien credit facility to support Warburg Pincus’ acquisition of Service Logic. It also provided senior secured and revolving facilities to Service Logic.

Warburg Pincus Acquires Ascentium

Warburg Pincus acquired Ascentium Capital, the third largest private-independent equipment finance company in the U.S. by origination volume. Ascentium CEO Tom Depping will continue to lead the company.

Antares, Ares, Varagon Provide Financing to Support Warburg Acquisition

Private equity firm Warburg Pincus entered into agreement whereby one of its affiliates will invest in Hygiena. Antares Capital, Ares Management and Varagon Capital will provide debt financing to support the transaction.

CRG Leads $57MM Debt Financing for Silk Road Medical

Silk Road Medical has received up to $57 million in equity and debt funding. CRG led the debt financing and also participated as an equity investor.

GTCR, Warburg Pincus Complete Sterigenics Recap

GTCR completed a transaction to recapitalize Sterigenics with an affiliate of Warburg Pincus.