An Experienced and Reliable Financing Partner for Middle Market Companies

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Churchill Asset Management

A leading provider of senior and unitranche debt financing to middle market companies, primarily those owned by private equity investment firms. We currently manage over $4.4 billion in committed capital and are part of Nuveen, the asset management division of TIAA and one of the largest global asset managers across multiple asset classes.

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Experience and Focus

Churchill Asset Management is led by a highly experienced investment team, having agented over $14 billion of senior credit facilities and funded over $6.5 billion in loans to over 500 middle market companies with more than 170 private equity sponsors. We focus exclusively on financing middle market companies and understand the unique needs of these businesses.

Long-term Investment Philosophy

A strong and patient financing partner, we take a long-term approach to investing — providing a reliable and consistent approach to our clients. As part of Nuveen, a leading investment management firm with over $900 billion in assets, we have the staying power to create value for sponsors and portfolio companies through the investment cycle.

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Strong Sponsor

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Majority owned affiliate of Nuveen, and its exclusive provider of middle market senior debt financing

Stable Investment Team

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Senior management and investment team averaging over 25 years of middle market lending experience

Reliable Financing Solutions
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Invested over $6.5 billion in middle market senior loans in over 500 transactions since 2006

Alignment of Interests and Principles

Current committed capital under management of over $4.4 billion on behalf of Nuveen and other institutional investors

Extensive Relationships

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A preferred partner for private equity sponsors, providing capital to over 500 companies owned by over 170 private equity sponsors

In the News

Bloomberg – Burned by the Fed? Bond Buyers Have an Unlikely Haven

Hong Kong, June 13, 2018 – …middle-market loans are often senior and secured, a world apart from covenant-light corporate bonds. In addition, because of their smaller size, such companies can only borrow only up to five times their underlying cash flow, versus six times or more for larger firms, says Ken Kencel, president and CEO of Churchill Asset Management LLC…

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ACG New York – 8th Annual Champion’s Awards

New York, May 29, 2018 – Churchill Asset Management has been nominated as Lender of the Year at the ACG NY’s 8th Annual Champion’s Awards…

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