|Description||Specialty finance company|
Ares Capital Corporation (“Ares Capital” or “ARCC”) is a specialty finance company that provides one-stop solutions to meet the distinct and underserved financing needs of private middle-market companies across diverse industries. Their flexibility, structuring expertise and self-origination capabilities enable us to invest across the capital structure and to meet the full spectrum of their clients’ financing needs. As a patient, long-term investor with permanent capital, they have developed a reputation for the flexibility of their approach, a willingness to hold large positions and the ability to offer sponsors and management teams increased certainty of execution. In addition to primarily providing debt financing to middle-market companies, they also provide, on a lesser scale, debt financing for power generation projects and financing to emerging growth companies typically backed by venture capital firms.