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 $6 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 $18 billion of senior credit facilities and funded $9.7 billion in loans to approx. 570 middle market companies with over 180 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 $988 billion in assets, we have the staying power to create value for sponsors and portfolio companies through the investment cycle.

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 $9.7 billion in senior loans in approx. 570 transactions since 2006

Alignment of Interests and Principles

Current committed capital under management of  $6 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 companies owned by over 180 private equity sponsors

In the News

Private Debt Investor – Churchill Preps Two More CLOs as it Looks to Repeat 2018 Fundraises – Exclusive

NEW YORK, Jan 17, 2019 – Coming off a recording-breaking fundraising year in 2018, Churchill Asset Management is already blitzing back into market with multiple vehicles…

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Churchill Serves as Sole Lead Arranger for a Unitranche Financing Facility in Support of Leeds Equity Partners’ Significant Investment in LRN

New York, NY, January 16, 2019 – Churchill Asset Management LLC (“Churchill”) today announced that it served as Sole Lead Arranger for a unitranche financing facility to support Leeds Equity Partners’ investment in LRN Corporation (“LRN”). LRN is a leading provider of ethics and compliance education, learning technology, data analytics and expert advice that helps […]

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