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Monroe Capital Supports Central Moloney, Inc.’s Acquisition of Cam Tran Co. Ltd.

Chicago, IL, May 21, 2024

Monroe Capital LLC (“Monroe”) announced it acted as administrative agent and joint lead arranger on the funding of a senior credit facility and equity co-investment to support the acquisition of Cam Tran Co. Ltd. (“Cam Tran”), by Central Moloney, Inc. (“CMI”). CMI is an existing portfolio company of Wind Point Partners.

Founded in 1949 and based in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, CMI offers a full suite of customizable distribution transformers and transformer components. Cam Tran is the largest Canadian manufacturer of distribution transformers and the largest North American producer of amorphous metal transformers (“AMTs”).  The acquisition forms one of the largest producers of distribution transformers in North America with considerable capacity and diverse engineering capabilities. The combined company will employ around 1,000 people and operate eight transformer and component manufacturing facilities across North America.

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Monroe Capital LLC (including its subsidiaries and affiliates, together “Monroe”) is a premier asset management firm specializing in private credit markets across various strategies, including direct lending, technology finance, venture debt, opportunistic, structured credit, real estate and equity. Since 2004, the firm has been successfully providing capital solutions to clients in the U.S. and Canada. Monroe prides itself on being a value-added and user-friendly partner to business owners, management, and both private equity and independent sponsors. Monroe’s platform offers a wide variety of investment products for both institutional and high net worth investors with a focus on generating high quality “alpha” returns irrespective of business or economic cycles. The firm is headquartered in Chicago and maintains 10 offices throughout the United States and Asia.

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