An Experienced and Reliable Financing Partner for Middle Market Companies

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*Includes the combined investment history related to Churchill and its predecessor entities.

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 approx. $6.8 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 $22 billion of senior credit facilities and funded $12 billion in loans to over 600 middle market companies with approx. 190 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 $1 trillion 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 $12 billion in senior loans in over 600 transactions since 2006

Alignment of Interests and Principles

Current committed capital under management of approx. $6.8 billion on behalf of Nuveen and other institutional investors

Extensive Relationships

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A preferred financing partner for private equity sponsors, providing capital to companies owned by approx. 190 private equity sponsors

In the News

Creditflux – Churchill Splits Double Bs for First Mid Market CLO in Two Years

New York, November 11, 2019 – Churchill Asset Management has priced its first middle market CLO since late 2017 in a transaction which underlines how lower-rated CLO debt tranches are increasingly being carved up into senior and junior pieces…

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Private Debt Investor – What’s Coming Next for Private Debt?

New York, November 1, 2019 – Churchill’s President & CEO, Ken Kencel, joined Private Debt Investor’s panel to discuss the future of the asset class….

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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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