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Monroe Capital Selected as the 2016 Lender Firm of the Year by The M&A Advisor

Chicago, IL, November 22, 2017

Monroe Capital LLC was selected as the recipient of the 2016 Lender Firm of the Year Award by The M&A Advisor. Award winners were honored at the 15th Annual M&A Advisor Awards Gala held in New York City on November 9.

Monroe Capital provides “one-stop” financing solutions for buyout, recapitalization, growth, and refinance transactions in the form of senior and junior loans and equity co-investments, supporting both private equity sponsored and non-sponsored transactions and privately owned businesses. The 15th Annual M&A Advisor Awards honored the firms and professionals whose activities set the industry standard for M&A transactions. An independent judging committee of 25 top M&A industry experts determined the ultimate recipients of the awards which were revealed at the gala.

“We evaluated a number of well-known and highly regarded lenders specializing in the middle market space, and Monroe Capital readily distinguished itself from the pack for the quality of their transactions,” said David Fergusson, Co-CEO and President of The M&A Advisor. “Monroe Capital’s breadth of activity and deals illustrates their expertise, team approach and unwavering commitment to their clients.”

“We are very honored to be recognized by The M&A Advisor as the Lender Firm of the Year in 2016 for our accomplishments in middle market finance,” said Ted Koenig, President and CEO of Monroe Capital LLC. “This year’s award is a testament to the depth and breadth of our lending platform, the robust growth we have achieved throughout 2016, and our solutions-based, client service mentality.”

About Monroe Capital
Monroe Capital LLC is a leading provider of senior and junior debt and equity co-investments to middle-market companies in the U.S. and Canada. Investment types include unitranche financings, cash flow and enterprise value based loans, asset based loans, acquisition facilities, mezzanine debt, second lien or last-out loans and equity co-investments. Monroe Capital prides itself on its flexible investment approach and its ability to close and fund transactions quickly. Monroe is committed to being a value-added and user-friendly partner to owners, senior management and private equity sponsors. Monroe has been recognized by Global M&A Network as the 2015, 2014, and 2013 Small Middle Markets Lender of the Year; Private Debt Investor as the 2015 Lower Mid-Market Lender of the Year, the 2014 Senior Lender of the Year, and the 2013 Unitranche Lender of the Year; and the U.S. Small Business Administration as the 2015 Small Business Investment Company (SBIC) of the Year. To learn more about Monroe Capital LLC, visit