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Antares and Bain Capital Credit Arranged $794 Million in Unitranche Credit Facilities to Borrowers in July


The Antares Bain Capital Complete Financing Solution ("ABCS"), a joint
venture between Antares Capital LP and Bain Capital Credit, LP, today
announced that it closed four unitranche transactions in July with new
and existing borrowers totaling $794 million in credit facilities.

Launched in December 2017, ABCS brings together Antares' leadership
position and expertise in supporting the financing needs of middle
market private equity sponsors and borrowers with Bain Capital's 20-year
track record of investing in middle market private debt. ABCS provides
private equity sponsors and borrowers with access to first lien
unitranche loans of up to $350 million in a single transaction. Without
the requirement of agency meetings or a syndication process, ABCS
delivers capital with speed and certainty.

Select ABCS unitranche transactions closed in July include:

Abracon /The Riverside Company

Antares and Bain Capital Credit, together with the ABCS program, served
as joint lead arrangers on a $139 million senior secured credit facility
to support the acquisition of Abracon by The Riverside Company. Abracon
is a leading global manufacturer of passive and electromechanical
timing, synchronization, power, connectivity and RF solutions.

"We appreciate the hard work and support from Antares and Bain Capital,"
said Anne Hayes, partner, Capital Markets for The Riverside Company.
"They quickly delivered on our expectations of a seamless and simple

AmSpec / Olympus Partners

Antares and Bain Capital Credit, together with the ABCS program, served
as joint lead arrangers on a $325 million senior secured credit facility
for AmSpec, an Olympus Partners portfolio company. AmSpec is a leading
provider of testing, inspection, and certification services for
petroleum traders and refiners.

Home Franchise Concepts ("HFC") / Trilantic North America

Antares and Bain Capital Credit, together with the ABCS program, served
as joint lead arrangers on a $140 million senior secured credit facility
for HFC, a Trilantic North America portfolio company. The funds were
used to recapitalize the business and provide a more flexible capital
structure that allows for continued investment to support both organic
growth and potential acquisitions. HFC is a leading franchisor in the
home services category and parent company to franchise brands Budget
Blinds®, Tailored Living® and Concrete Craft™.

"We value the flexibility and ease of use Antares and Bain Capital
provided through ABCS," said Ted Rosenwasser, principal for Trilantic
North America.

About The Riverside Company

The Riverside Company is a global private equity firm focused on making
control and non-control investments in growing businesses valued at up
to $400 million. Since its founding in 1988, Riverside has invested in
more than 520 transactions. The firm's international portfolio includes
more than 75 companies. For more information, visit

About Olympus Partners

Founded in 1988, Olympus Partners is a private equity firm focused on
providing equity capital for middle market management buyouts and for
companies needing capital for expansion. Olympus is an active, long-term
investor across a broad range of industries, including business
services, industrial and packaging, logistics and transportation,
consumer and restaurant, healthcare and financial services. For more
information, visit

About Trilantic North America

Trilantic Capital Management L.P. ("Trilantic North America") is a
leading private equity firm focused on control and significant minority
investments in North America. Trilantic North America's primary
investment focus is in the business services, consumer, and energy
sectors. Trilantic North America currently manages six private equity
fund families with aggregate capital commitments of over $8 billion. For
more information, visit

About Antares

With more than $20 billion of capital under management and
administration, Antares Capital is a private debt credit manager and
leading provider of financing solutions for middle-market private
equity-backed transactions. In 2017, Antares issued over $21 billion in
financing commitments to borrowers through its robust suite of products
including first lien revolvers, term loans and delayed draw term loans,
2nd lien term loans, unitranche facilities and equity investments.
Antares world-class capital markets experts hold relationships with over
400 banks and institutional investors allowing the firm to structure,
distribute and trade syndicated loans on behalf of its customers. Since
its founding in 1996, Antares has been recognized by industry
organizations as a leading provider of middle market private debt, most
recently being named the 2017 Lender of the Year by ACG New York. The
company maintains offices in Atlanta, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York,
Norwalk, CT and Toronto. Visit Antares at
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Antares Capital is a subsidiary of Antares Holdings LP.

About Bain Capital Credit

Bain Capital Credit (,
founded as Sankaty Advisors in 1998, is a leading global credit
specialist with approximately $37 billion in assets under management.
Bain Capital Credit invests up and down the capital structure and across
the spectrum of credit strategies, including leveraged loans, high-yield
bonds, distressed debt, private lending, structured products,
non-performing loans and equities. Our team of more than 200
professionals creates value through rigorous, independent analysis of
thousands of corporate issuers around the world. In addition to credit,
Bain Capital invests across asset classes including private equity,
public equity and venture capital, and leverages the firm's shared
platform to capture opportunities in strategic areas of focus. Bain
Capital Credit's dedicated Private Credit Group focuses on providing
complete financing solutions to businesses with EBITDA between $10
million and $100 million located in North America, Europe and Asia
Pacific. Our dedicated global team affords us the ability to diligence
the most complex situations and provide private capital to those

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