GB Credit Partners, the investment management affiliate of Gordon Brothers Group, originates, structures and invests in private market debt. Structured debt investments in the form of senior, unitranche, second lien or mezzanine loans ranging from $10 to $150 million are made to middle-market companies in need of capital to effect strategic change. Funds are used for working capital, to fund long-term growth, or to execute an acquisition or facilitate a turnaround. Investment characteristics include collateral loans
with strong asset values and cash flow/enterprise loans
. The debt fund also invests in special situations
, distressed opportunities, high yield and public market debt in areas where we have competencies.
Private Debt Investment types include:
- Junior secured loans
- Turnaround financing
- DIP financing
- LBO financing
- Bridge financing
- Cash flow term loan
Our private debt investments require sophisticated structuring, disciplined underwriting, intensive due diligence and active management by our investment and credit monitoring teams. GB Credit Partners has originated and structured over $800 million in private market debt and currently manages two private debt funds.
Our experience in private market debt is supported by our unique competitive advantages, including:
Leverage Experience of Gordon Brothers Group – Our industry and sector specialists are involved in over $50 billion in appraisals, dispositions and recapitalizations each year have significant global reach to management and investors.
Credit Analysis & Due Diligence Expertise – We have the ability to quickly underwrite and creatively structure investments. Leveraging the experience in appraisals and valuations is a critical part of our underwriting process.
Exceptional Reputation – Our reputation allows us to produce customized structures and the ability to approve and fund transactions quickly.
Experienced Team – Our senior investment professionals have over 15 years of experience in loan structuring, debt covenants, legal competencies, inter-creditor agreements and asset monitoring to effectively preserve capital.
Alignment of Interest – Gordon Brothers Group is a major investor in debt funds.