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Chicago Middle Market Business Conference – October 23

Chicago, IL, October 8, 2019

The Chicago Middle Market Business Conference will take place on Wednesday, October 23, 2019. The conference is the best opportunity to meet and network with the leading M&A deal professionals in the Midwest. The featured panelists include leaders from the top private equity, investment banking, valuation, and legal firms presenting the latest trends and techniques in M&A.

The day will commence promptly at 1:00pm with the Business Conference and conclude with the 8th annual Business Networking Reception immediately following the conference starting at 5:00pm. Both events will take place at The Standard Club in downtown Chicago.

The cost to attend the full event is $150. To register for the conference and find more details visit:

“The Chicago Middle Market Business Conference attracts the top M&A deal professionals from around the country,” said Ted Koenig, President & CEO of Monroe Capital. “We are pleased to co-sponsor this event together with over 40 other high quality leading deal professional firms in the Midwest. This is the event’s 8th consecutive year and we are expecting well over 600 attendees in the areas of private equity, banking, investment banking, legal, accounting, tax, valuation, and M&A advisors. We look forward to a productive discussion from the panelists and a successful business networking event. It has become the highlight M&A event in the Midwest.”

About Monroe Capital
Monroe Capital LLC (“Monroe”) is a private credit asset management firm specializing in direct lending and opportunistic private credit investing. Since 2004, the firm has provided private credit solutions to borrowers in the U.S. and Canada. Monroe’s middle market lending platform provides debt financing to businesses, special situation borrowers, and private equity sponsors. Investment types include cash flow, enterprise value and asset-based loans; unitranche financings; and equity co-investments. Monroe is committed to being a value-added and user-friendly partner to business owners, senior management, and private equity and independent sponsors. The firm is headquartered in Chicago and maintains offices in Atlanta, Boston, Los Angeles, New York, and San Francisco.

Monroe has been recognized by Creditflux as the 2019 Best US Direct Lending Fund; Private Debt Investor as the 2018 Lower Mid-Market Lender of the Year; Global M&A Network as the 2018 Small Middle Markets Lender of the Year; M&A Advisor as the 2016 Lender Firm of the Year; and the U.S. Small Business Administration as the 2015 Small Business Investment Company (SBIC) of the Year. For more information, please visit