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Spell Capital Mezzanine named “SBIC of the Year” by the U.S. Small Business Administration While 2020 brought no shortage of challenges, we were grateful to be honored by SBA as the 2020 SBIC of the Year among a field of 300 licensed SBIC funds representing nearly $30 billion of capital under management. This was due...
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2020 Spell Capital Mezzanine Activity: 4 new platforms 2 follow-on investments  Actively seeking new investments in companies with EBITDA of $2.0 million and above. New Platforms: Follow-On Investments:
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Spell Capital Mezzanine Partners made ten new platform investments, completed one follow-on investment and had five realizations. Spell Capital Mezzanine is actively seeking new investment opportunities. We make investments ranging from $3.0 – $20.0 million per transaction.During 2019, Paul Meyering transferred to the Spell Mezzanine Team from the Equity Team. Ryan McKinney and Ann Fugleberg, formerly of ExMarq Capital...
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Spell Capital Mezzanine Partners Year to Date Activity: 4 platform investments closed2 platform investments pending closeSeveral platform and follow-on investments likely in 3rd and 4th quarter 2019Robust pipeline of opportunities Realizations 2 investments successfully realized (February and May 2019)2 investments expected to be successfully realized prior to year-end Other News: Added new Senior Associate in February 2019...
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Spell Capital Mezzanine Partners invested in eleven platform companies, completed two follow-on investments and had five successful realizations. Fund II held its final close at $265.0 million (over-subscribed vs. $225.0 million target).Spell Capital Mezzanine is actively seeking new investment opportunities, ranging from $3.0 – $20.0 million. New Platform Investments Follow-on Investments
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Spell Capital Mezzanine Partners Year to Date Activity: 2 platform investments closed2 follow-on investments closed4 platform investments and 1 follow-on investment pending close Meaningful Realizations/Paydowns: 1 meaningful paydown of subordinated debt (May 2018)7 pending realizations expected by year-end Other News: Final close on $265.0 million Fund II (over-subscribed vs. $225.0 million target)Actively seeking new investment opportunities, ranging...
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Spell Capital Mezzanine Partners has had a busy first half of 2016. We have invested in five new companies and continued to support existing portfolio companies. Additionally, we have had successful exits from several of our prior investments. About Spell Capital Partners Spell Capital is a manager of private equity and mezzanine capital based in Minneapolis,...
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Minneapolis, MN, June 2016 – Spell Capital Mezzanine is pleased to announce the successful realization of three investments. About Spell Capital Mezzanine Spell Capital Mezzanine provides subordinated debt and non-control equity to businesses in a variety of industries across the United States.  We finance leveraged acquisitions backed by lower middle-market private equity sponsors, management and family driven ownership...
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Minneapolis, MN, December 2014 – Spell Capital Mezzanine is pleased to announce the successful realization of its investment in Fiberstar through a refinancing. Fiberstar is a global leader in the manufacture and marketing of innovative bio-ingredients from plant cell wall materials.  The Company serves food, pet food and cosmetics customers in more than 50 countries around the globe.  Fiberstar’s award-winning...
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Minneapolis, MN, June 2014 – Spell Capital Mezzanine (“Spell”) is pleased to announce a successful exit from Northwire through a sale of the Company. Northwire is a designer, manufacturer and contract service provider of custom technical products including wire and cable, retractile cords, cable assemblies, connectors, harnesses, injection molding, over-molding and contract engineering for diverse applications in...
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