Monroe Capital Wins Small Middle Markets Lender of the Year Award for 2018 by Global M&A Network

Monroe Capital LLC has been recognized by Global M&A Network as the Small Middle Markets Lender of the Year for the sixth consecutive year. Award winners were honored at the Americas M&A Atlas Awards Gala Ceremony held in New York City.

This award recognizes the firms notable transactions, expertise, track record, team leadership and more importantly, client service. Americas M&A Atlas Awards is part of the prestigious M&A Atlas Awards global brand, exclusively honoring best value-generating deals, star dealmakers and outstanding firms from North and South America.

We evaluated a number of well-known, small middle market lenders, and Monroe Capital readily distinguished itself from the pack for the quality of their transactions, said Shanta Kumari, CEO and Global Group Editor, Global M&A Network. Monroe Capitals deals illustrate their expertise, team approach and commitment to their clients.

We are truly honored to be named the Small Middle Markets Lender of the Year in 2018 for our accomplishments in middle market finance, said Ted Koenig, President and CEO of Monroe. 2018 was a very active year for Monroe, and we are pleased to have our teams accomplishments recognized. This years award is a testament to the depth and breadth of our lending platform and our solutions-based, client service mentality.

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. Monroes 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, Dallas, Los Angeles, New York, and San Francisco.

Monroe has been recognized by Creditflux as the 2018 Best U.S. Direct Lending Fund; Global M&A Network as the 2018 Small Middle Markets Lender of the Year; Private Debt Investor as the 2017 Lower Mid-Market 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

Theodore L. Koenig
Monroe Capital LLC
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