Twelve deal professionals from Heller Financial start Antares.
GE Capital acquires Antares for more than $5 billion, doubling the size of GE’s middle-market lending business.
GE Capital acquires Merrill Lynch Capital adding to its focus on private equity sponsor financing.
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) acquires GE’s sponsor finance business, inclusive of GE Antares, from GE Capital, in a transaction valued at $12 billion.
Northleaf Capital Partners acquires a 16% stake in Antares from CPPIB, cementing a strategic relationship for Antares’ Asset Management imperative.