Company Overview of Antares Capital
Antares Capital, formerly known as GE Antares Capital, is a private equity arm of CPPIB Credit Investments Inc. specializing in investing in leveraged buyouts, recapitalization, and providing restructurings finance capital to equity sponsors and companies in the middle market. It typically provides senior debt (cash flow and asset based), junior capital (second lien and mezzanine), structured equity, interest rate management, cross border lending, and leasing. The firm seeks to invest in all industries. The firm seeks to provide cross-border financing capabilities, with an emphasis on Western Europe. It is able to provide lending solutions in Europe and is developing further capabilities in ...
500 West Monroe Street
Chicago, IL 60661
Founded in 1996
Key Executives for Antares Capital
President, Chief Executive Officer, and Managing Partner
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.
Antares Capital Key Developments
Antares Capital Presents at Wells Fargo Middle Market Leadership Forum, Nov-18-2015 09:35 AM
Sep 22 15
Antares Capital Presents at Wells Fargo Middle Market Leadership Forum, Nov-18-2015 09:35 AM. Venue: The Plaza Hotel, New York, New York, United States. Speakers: John G. Martin, Managing Partner.
Blackstone Group Reportedly In Talks To Acquire GE Antares Capital
May 6 15
The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) is in talks to acquire GE Antares Capital from General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) as reported by The Financial Times. Citigroup, Inc. (NYSE:C), JPMorgan & Co. and Bank of America Corporation (NYSE: BAC) are believed to be acting as financial advisors to General Electric.
GE Antares Closes 200 Senior Loan Transactions
Jan 12 15
GE Antares announced that it has closed more than 200 senior loan transactions with corporate borrowers across 88 private equity firms, including 62 new platforms, totaling more than $27 billion in financing in 2014, making it the most active lender to private equity-backed companies in the middle market. In addition, the company closed $2.5 billion in commitments in 2014 through the Senior Secured Loan Program, jointly managed by an affiliate of Ares Capital Corporation and an affiliate of GE Capital. Since January 2010, the SSLP has committed approximately $16.8 billion to middle market borrowers, most of it in the form of unitranche loans that provide clients with faster closings using simpler loan structures. In 2014, the company held 330 one-on-one Access GE engagements, touching 280 unique borrowers who leveraged GE's global insights, resources, tools and best practices. Through GE Antaresâ partnership with the GE Global Research Center (GRC), one of the worldâ s first industrial labs, and GEs industrial businesses, the company originated 60 potential joint R&D projects, new supplier relationships and licensing partnerships with private equity clients and their portfolio companies. Expanding its coverage of sponsors serving the lower middle market, the company added three senior bankers in 2014 who closed lower midmarket transactions totaling $250 million.
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