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Last €14.79 EUR
Change Today -0.045 / -0.30%
Volume 350.0
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ares capital corp (9A2) Details

Ares Capital Corporation is a business development company specializing in acquisition, recapitalization, mezzanine debt, restructurings, rescue financing, and leveraged buyout transactions of middle market companies. It also makes growth capital and general refinancing. It prefers to make investments in companies engaged in the basic and growth manufacturing, business services, consumer products, health care products and services, and information technology service sectors. The fund will also consider investments in industries such as restaurants, retail, oil and gas, and technology sectors. It focuses on investments in Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Southeast and Southwest regions from its New York office, the Midwest region, from the Chicago office, and the Western region from the Los Angeles office. The fund typically invests between $20 million and $200 million and a maximum of $400 million in companies with an EBITDA between $10 million and $250 million. It makes debt investments between $10 million and $100 million The fund invests through revolvers, first lien loans, warrants, unitranche structures, second lien loans, mezzanine debt, private high yield, junior capital, subordinated debt, and non-control preferred and common equity. The fund also selectively considers third-party-led senior and subordinated debt financings and opportunistically considers the purchase of stressed and discounted debt positions. The fund prefers to be an agent and/or lead the transactions in which it invests. The fund also seeks board representation in its portfolio companies.

Founded in 2004

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ares capital corp (9A2) Key Developments

Ares Capital Corporation and Varagon Capital Partners Announce Establishing New Joint Venture

Ares Capital Corporation and Varagon Capital Partners announced that they are establishing a new joint venture that will make senior secured loans to middle-market companies. The new joint venture will be called the Senior Direct Lending Program (SDLP). The SDLP will work to follow on with the success that Ares Capital enjoyed with its previous senior loan joint venture, the Senior Secured Loan Program (SSLP), with GE Capital. The SDLP will underwrite and hold first lien loans, including stretch senior and unitranche loans, that are originated by Ares and Varagon. The program will provide sponsors and management teams with continued access to flexible capital with speed and certainty and without syndication requirements. It is expected that the SDLP will commit and hold individual loans of up to $300 million. Ares Capital may also co-invest with the SDLP to accommodate larger transactions.

Ares Capital Corporation Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015

Ares Capital Corporation announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported GAAP net income of $100.6 million or $0.32 per basic and diluted share against $117.0 million or $0.39 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Core EPS was $0.37 per basic and diluted share against $0.38 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Net investment income was $121.7 million or $0.39 per basic and diluted share against 112.3 million or $0.38 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Net realized and unrealized gains were $27.9 million or $0.09 per basic and diluted share against $12.1 million or $0.04 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Total investment income was $253,247,000 against $239,719,000 a year ago. Net investment income before income taxes was $125,202,000 against $117,716,000 a year ago. Net assets per share were $16.71 against $16.42 a year ago.

Ares Capital Corporation Declares Dividend for the Second Quarter of 2015 , Payable on June 30, 2015

Ares Capital Corporation announced that its Board of Directors has declared a second quarter dividend of $0.38 per share, payable on June 30, 2015 to stockholders of record as of June 15, 2015.


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