Press Releases

As we have become one of the most active providers of cash flow-based senior debt financing to sponsor-led investments in the lower middle-market, Abacus is making news. See below what we have been up to lately.


November 2017 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES $20.5 MILLION IN SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT THE LEVERAGED BUYOUT OF AMERICAN REFRIGERATION COMPANY BY SOUTHFIELD CAPITAL ADVISORS

November 2017 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT THE LEVERAGED BUYOUT OF BCC SOFTWARE, LLC BY THOMPSON STREET CAPITAL PARTNERS

September 2017 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES $21.7 MILLION IN SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT THE LEVERAGED BUYOUT OF SCHLOTTERBECK & FOSS COMPANY BY FRONTENAC

September 2017 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT THE LEVERAGED BUYOUT OF SASE COMPANY, INC. BY BLUE POINT CAPITAL PARTNERS

July 2017 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES $17.5 MILLION IN SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT THE LEVERAGED BUYOUT OF ZAVATION MEDICAL PRODUCTS, LLC BY LONGUEVUE CAPITAL

July 2017 ABACUS FINANCE SUPPORTS WESTVIEW CAPITAL PARTNERS’ RECAPITALIZATION/GROWTH INVESTMENT IN ABACUS GROUP, LLC

February 2017 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT THE LEVERAGED BUYOUT OF SURFACE PREPARATION TECHNOLOGIES BY BRANFORD CASTLE PARTNERS

January 2017 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT THE ADD-ON ACQUISITION OF CAPTION COLORADO BY VITAC CORPORATION, A GORES GROUP PORTFOLIO COMPANY

January 2017 ABACUS FINANCE ANNOUNCES THE PROMOTIONS OF ERIC PETERSEN, RAFAL RYDZEWSKI, JOSEPH LEE, AND AFSHEEN ALI

January 2017 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES $14.5 MILLION IN SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT THE LEVERAGED BUYOUT OF BEHRENS MANUFACTURING BY MILL CITY CAPITAL

January 2017 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT WESTVIEW CAPITAL PARTNERS’ GROWTH INVESTMENT IN ALPHA II

November 2016 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES $20.5 MILLION IN SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT THE LEVERAGED BUYOUT OF IN-PLACE MACHINING COMPANY BY PLATTE RIVER EQUITY

October 2016 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT THE RECAPITALIZATION OF RIGHT NETWORKS BY BV INVESTMENT PARTNERS

October 2016 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES $21 MILLION IN SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT THE LEVERAGED BUYOUT OF ACCURATUS LAB SERVICES BY THOMPSON STREET CAPITAL PARTNERS AND ITS PORTFOLIO COMPANY MICROBIOLOGY RESEARCH ASSOCIATES

September 2016 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT THE RECAPITALIZATION OF PERTRONIX, LLC BY LINEAGE CAPITAL, LLC

August 2016 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT LFM CAPITAL’S INVESTMENT IN VEKTEK

August 2016 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES $20.5 MILLION IN SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT THE INVESTMENT IN PACIFIC HANDY CUTTER BY LEVINE LEICHTMAN CAPITAL PARTNERS

July 2016 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES $23 MILLION IN SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT THE RECAPITALIZATION OF GLOBAL LT, INC., A VICENTE CAPITAL PARTNERS PORTFOLIO COMPANY

June 2016 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT THE ACQUISITION OF BIOCHEMICAL DIAGNOSTICS, INC. BY KOVA INTERNATIONAL, INC., A ONE ROCK CAPITAL PARTNERS, LLC PORTFOLIO COMPANY

February 2016 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES $14 MILLION IN SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT THE RECAPITALIZATION OF VC3 FOR WESTVIEW CAPITAL PARTNERS

February 2016 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT SENTINEL CAPITAL PARTNERS’ INVESTMENT IN MARKETPLACE EVENTS

February 2016 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES $18 MILLION IN SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT THE GORES GROUP’S CARVE-OUT OF VITAC

January 2016 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT THE RECAPITALIZATION OF ALKU FOR WESTVIEW CAPITAL PARTNERS

January 2016 ABACUS FINANCE SURPASSES $1 BILLION IN DIRECT LENDING ORIGINATIONS
New Hire and Three Investment Team Promotions Announced

September 2015 ABACUS FINANCE LEADS $37 MILLION SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT BUNKER HILL CAPITAL’S INVESTMENT IN TAOS MOUNTAIN, INC.

July 2015 ABACUS FINANCE LEADS $47 MILLION SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT BUNKER HILL CAPITAL’S INVESTMENT IN ASPEQ HEATING GROUP

May 2015 ABACUS FINANCE LEADS $16 MILLION SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT FULHAM & CO.'S LEVERAGED BUYOUT OF ALKOTA CLEANING SYSTEMS

April 2015 ABACUS FINANCE LEADS SENIOR DEBT FINANCING FOR RIVERSIDE PARTNERS’ INVESTMENT IN R&D ALTANOVA

February 2015 ABACUS FINANCE CLOSES $18.5 MILLION SENIOR FINANCING SUPPORTING CULBRO, LLC’S INVESTMENT IN MED EMPORIUM

February 2015 ABACUS FINANCE CLOSES SENIOR FINANCING TO SUPPORT THOMPSON STREET CAPITAL PARTNERS’ LEVERAGED BUYOUT OF INFINITY BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES

January 2015 ABACUS FINANCE CLOSES SENIOR FINANCING TO SUPPORT WESTVIEW CAPITAL PARTNERS’ INVESTMENT IN THE MINTZ GROUP

January 2015 ABACUS FINANCE CLOSES $20 MILLION SENIOR FINANCING FOR THOMPSON STREET CAPITAL PARTNERS’ LEVERAGED BUYOUT OF TRISTAR GLOBAL ENERGY SOLUTIONS

January 2015 ABACUS FINANCE CLOSES SENIOR FINANCING TO SUPPORT THE ACQUISITION OF IDENTITY FINDER BY INVERNESS GRAHAM

January 2015 ABACUS FINANCE CLOSES SENIOR FINANCING FOR CORINTHIAN CAPITAL’S ACQUISITION OF METALTEC STEEL ABRASIVE CO.

December 2014 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES $29.5 MILLION IN SENIOR CREDIT FACILITIES FOR BUNKER HILL CAPITAL’S REFINANCING OF RIZING, LLC

December 2014 ABACUS FINANCE CLOSES $70 MILLION SENIOR FINANCING TO SUPPORT THE ADD-ON ACQUISITION OF RENEWDATA BY LDISCOVERY, A WESTVIEW CAPITAL PARTNERS PORTFOLIO COMPANY

September 2014 ABACUS FINANCE SURPASSES $500 MILLION IN NEW LOAN COMMITMENTS – Expands Investment Team 

August 2014 ABACUS FINANCE CLOSES SENIOR FINANCING FOR H.I.G. GROWTH PARTNERS’ INVESTMENT IN LULU'S FASHION LOUNGE

July 2014 ABACUS FINANCE CLOSES $19 MILLION SENIOR FINANCING FOR WAFRA PARTNERS’ LEVERAGED BUYOUT OF ATRONIX, INC.

July 2014 ABACUS FINANCE CLOSES $16.75 MILLION SENIOR FINANCING FOR VICENTE CAPITAL PARTNERS’ INVESTMENT IN GLOBAL LT, INC.

June 2014 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES SENIOR FINANCING FOR THE ACQUISITION OF PRATER-STERLING BY INDUSTRIAL MAGNETICS, A RIVER ASSOCIATES INVESTMENTS PORTFOLIO COMPANY

June 2014 ABACUS FINANCE SUPPORTS $55.3 MILLION SENIOR FINANCING FOR TRIVEST PARTNERS' INVESTMENT IN COLUMBUS RECYCLING

April 2014 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES $45 MILLION IN SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT WESTVIEW CAPITAL PARTNERS’ INVESTMENT IN XTEND HEALTHCARE

March 2014 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES $14 MILLION IN SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT FULHAM & CO.’s LEVERAGED BUYOUT OF DELPHON INDUSTRIES

January 2014 ABACUS FINANCE SURPASSES $350 MILLION IN NEW LOAN COMMITMENTS

November 2013 ABACUS FINANCE LEADS $25 MILLION SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT BUNKER HILL CAPITAL’S LEVERAGED BUYOUT OF HUBBARDTON FORGE

November 2013 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES $18 MILLION IN SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT BAIRD CAPITAL’S LEVERAGED BUYOUT OF KASON CORPORATION

November 2013 ABACUS FINANCE LEADS SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT CLARION CAPITAL’S LEVERAGED BUYOUT OF SQAD, INC.

July 2013 ABACUS FINANCE ANNOUNCES TEAM EXPANSION AND PROMOTION

July 2013 ABACUS FINANCE LEADS $45 MILLION IN SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT THOMPSON STREET CAPITAL PARTNERS’ FORMATION OF BIO-IVT GROUP

April 2013 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES SENIOR DEBT TO SUPPORT THE REFINANCING OF PERSANTE HEALTH CARE, A HARREN EQUITY PARTNERS PORTFOLIO COMPANY

March 2013 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES $16 MILLION IN SENIOR FINANCING TO SUPPORT SVERICA INTERNATIONAL'S BUYOUT OF DEXMET CORPORATION

February 2013 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES $16.5 MILLION SENIOR FINANCING TO SUPPORT THE CARVE-OUT OF KOVA INTERNATIONAL BY ONE ROCK CAPITAL PARTNERS

February 2013 ABACUS FINANCE CLOSES $23 MILLION SENIOR FINANCING FOR THOMPSON STREET CAPITAL PARTNERS’ BUYOUT OF FOCUSVISION WORLDWIDE

November 2012 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES $35 MILLION SENIOR DEBT FACILITY FOR WESTVIEW CAPITAL’S RECAPITALIZATION OF PARK PLACE TECHNOLOGIES

September 2012 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES $25 MILLION IN SENIOR FINANCING FOR DW HEALTHCARE PARTNERS’ BUYOUT OF Z-MEDICA

March 2012 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES $18.5 MILLION IN SENIOR DEBT FINANCING FOR SOUTHFIELD CAPITAL ADVISORS' RECAPITALIZATION OF BIOPHARM COMMUNICATIONS

March 2012 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES $17.5 MILLION IN SENIOR DEBT FINANCING FOR MTS HEALTH INVESTORS' ACQUISITION OF WOODBURY HEALTH PRODUCTS

February 2012 ABACUS FINANCE PROVIDES $16 MILLION IN SENIOR DEBT FINANCING TO SUPPORT RIVER ASSOCIATES’ BUYOUT OF INDUSTRIAL MAGNETICS

December 2011 ABACUS CO-LEADS SENIOR DEBT FINANCING FOR J.F. LEHMAN’S ACQUISITION OF DOSS AVIATION

November 2011 ABACUS LEADS FINANCING FOR WESTVIEW CAPITAL'S INVESTMENT IN ESOLUTIONS

November 2011 ABACUS LEADS FINANCING FOR KINDERHOOK INDUSTRIES' INVESTMENT IN TAKE 5 SOLUTIONS

October 2011 ABACUS LEADS FINANCING FOR WESTVIEW CAPITAL'S INVESTMENT IN LDISCOVERY

September 2011 ABACUS LEADS FINANCING FOR TRIVEST PARTNERS' INVESTMENT IN GROUP III

June 2011 ABACUS FINANCE LAUNCHES AS A SPECIALTY FINANCE COMPANY