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 $6.5 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 $19 billion of senior credit facilities and funded over $10.2 billion in loans to over 575 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 $989 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 over $10.2 billion in senior loans in over 575 transactions since 2006

Alignment of Interests and Principles

Current committed capital under management of $6.5 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

Principles for Responsible Investment: ESG Due Diligence in Private Debt Deal Making

London, June 6, 2019 – Churchill collaborated with the UN backed Principles for Responsible Investment (UNPRI) on the launch of the report “Spotlight on responsible investment in private debt,” the first industry guidance on responsible lending in private credit…

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Churchill Serves as Administrative Agent & Sole Lead Arranger for First Lien Credit Facility to Support The Riverside Company’s Acquisition of Naturally Slim

New York, NY, May 28, 2019 – Churchill Asset Management (“Churchill”) today announced that it served as Administrative Agent and Sole Lead Arranger for a first lien credit facility to support the acquisition of Naturally Slim by The Riverside Company. Founded in 1977 and based in Dallas, TX, Naturally Slim is a technology-based coaching solution […]

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Thought Leadership

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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