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 $17.5 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.

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 $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

Churchill Asset Management Expands Finance and Operations Team

New York, December 5, 2018 – Churchill Asset Management (“Churchill”), a majority-owned affiliate of Nuveen focused on originating, underwriting and managing middle market senior loan investments, announced today that Marissa Short and Robert Lin have joined the firm as members of Churchill’s finance and operations team, which is led by Shai Vichness, Senior Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer. The appointments are effective immediately…

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Churchill Serves as Joint Lead Arranger for a $185 Million Senior Secured Credit Facility to Support Stone Point Capital’s Acquisition of Eliassen Group

New York, NY, December 3, 2018 – Churchill Asset Management LLC (“Churchill”) today announced that it served as Joint Lead Arranger and Joint Bookrunner for a $185 million senior secured credit facility to support the acquisition of Eliassen Group, LLC (“Eliassen”) by funds managed by Stone Point Capital LLC (“Stone Point”). Founded in 1989 and […]

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