BOSTON, February 22, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bain Capital Credit, LPone of the world’s leading credit specialists, announced today that the company Private credit group invested $2.7 billion to support the growth of mid-market companies and private equity in 2021.
Bain Capital Credit’s Private Lending Group invested in more than 100 companies across 32 industries in 2021, supporting refinancing, leveraged buyout and add-on acquisition activity for new and existing portfolio companies. With a history of investing in middle-market private debt dating back to 1998, the Private Credit Group has invested approximately $18 billion in more than 400 portfolio companies since its inception.
Other 2021 highlights include:
Invested $2.7 billion in more than 100 distinct portfolio companies, including 38 new platforms
Served as lead lender on approximately 70% of new commitments
Strong credit performance across our diversified portfolio of 190 middle market companies
Closed on over $2 billion in new capital for investments
“Our strong deal pipeline has allowed us to remain active in identifying exciting new opportunities to invest our flexible capital alongside private equity sponsors and middle market companies,” said Michael Ewald, Managing Director of Bain Capital Credit and Global Head of Private Credit Group. “We believe our large-scale capital base in our senior direct lending and junior capital strategies, coupled with our differentiated global and sourcing capabilities, positions us well to continue to be a value-added partner of choice for management teams and sponsors focused on growth.”
Bain Capital Credit’s Dedicated Private Credit Group is focused on providing comprehensive financing solutions to companies with EBITDA between $10 million and $150 million located in North America, Europe and Asia- Peaceful. The Private Credit Group, which managed approximately $8 billion in capital as of December 31, 2021, has a dedicated global team that enables Bain Capital Credit to handle the most complex situations and provide flexible private capital solutions to businesses. of the middle market.
About Bain Capital Credit, LP
Bain Capital Credit (www.baincapitalcredit.com) is a global credit specialist with approximately $52 billion in assets under management. Bain Capital Credit invests in capital structure and across the full spectrum of credit strategies, including leveraged loans, high yield bonds, distressed debt, private loans, structured products, loans non-performing and stocks. Our team of more than 240 professionals creates value through rigorous and independent analysis of thousands of corporate issuers around the world. In addition to credit, Bain Capital invests in asset classes including private equity, private equity, venture capital and real estate, and leverages the firm’s shared platform to seize opportunities in strategic areas.
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