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 $5.3 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 $16.5 billion of senior credit facilities and funded over $8.8 billion in loans to over 550 middle market companies with over 175 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.

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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 $8.8 billion in senior loans in over 550 transactions since 2006

Alignment of Interests and Principles

Current committed capital under management of over $5.3 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 550 companies owned by over 175 private equity sponsors

In the News

Orion Business Innovation wraps commitments to $180 million LBO Financing via Regions Capital Markets and Churchill Asset Management

New York, November 12, 2018 – Regions Capital Markets and Churchill Asset Management have finalized commitments to the $180 million LBO financing that backs the buyout of New Jersey-based Orion Business Innovations by One Equity Partners.  Regions Capital Markets acted as Joint Lead Arranger with Regions Bank acting as Administrative Agent.  Churchill Asset Management acted as Joint Lead Arranger and Syndication Agent.  The seller is Potomac Equity Partners which invested in the Company in 2014.

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Churchill Serves as Joint Lead Arranger for a $151 Million First Lien Credit Facility to Support Quad-C Management’s Acquisition of NJRetina

New York, November 12, 2018 – Churchill Asset Management (“Churchill”) today announced that it served as Joint Lead Arranger for a $151 million first lien credit facility to support the Acquisition of NJEye, LLC. (“NJRetina”) by Quad-C Management (“Quad-C”).

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The Lead Left is Churchill Asset Management's weekly newsletter reviewing deals and trends in the capital markets. The publication has a unique focus on the mid-market space and is read by potentially thousands of influential industry participants.

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