Credit Solutions for the Middle Market

Configure Partners is a unique investment banking platform. Partnering with us allows our clients to remain focused on their strategic and operational objectives while entrusting us to develop the optimal credit solution.

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annual interactions with capital partners
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of transaction volume with repeat clients since 1Q2019

Credit Solutions for the Middle Market

Configure Partners is a unique investment banking platform. Partnering with us allows our clients to remain focused on their strategic and operational objectives while entrusting us to develop the optimal credit solution.

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annual interactions with capital partners
core industries of coverage
$ B
of transaction volume with repeat clients since 1Q2019

Credit Solutions For You

Principal-minded. We treat your objectives as our own. Configure’s collaborative process is designed to achieve clients’ capital structure goals with an aligned, trusted partner.

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We rely on Configure for honest and direct feedback with regards to our financing needs. They do not try to sell us on unrealistic expectations in order to earn a fee."

- Sam Astor
Partner, Atlas Holdings
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In addition to consistently providing opportunities to deploy capital, Configure understands which deals fit our fund mandate and are able to succinctly highlight the merits of credit."

- Kyle Ulep
Senior Vice President, Prudential Private Capital
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The Configure team leveraged their credit expertise to run an efficient process and drive a great outcome. Configure is an ideal partner for Insight and was constantly involved from marketing through documentation, and the market intelligence they were able to provide during the negotiation made them invaluable."

- Jeff Parent
Vice President, Insight Equity
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This recapitalization is another major step forward for Iconex to achieve its corporate and strategic goals. Configure’s ability to tell the Iconex story coupled with their deep level of involvement throughout the process made them a great partner for us in the transaction.”

- Ira Genser
Chief Financial Officer, Iconex
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Configure played a critical part in what was a very difficult set of circumstances. The Configure team consistently demonstrated their expertise in distressed M&A transactions, and they were always willing to roll up their sleeves and get deep into the details providing extremely valuable assistance to the Company throughout this process."

- Chip Cummins
Former Chief Restructuring Officer, Texas Pellets
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Configure acted as an extension of our deal team, allowing us to focus our attention on the due diligence process and tactical aspects of the transaction."

- Russell Kreutter
Vice President, Hidden Harbor Capital Partners
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Capabilities

Humble. Hungry. People-smart. We combine tireless effort with a low-ego, people-first approach to drive credit solutions.

Debt Placement Partners

Placement of optimal capital structures for growth, acquisition, dividend and refinancing

  • True understanding of the private credit market
  • Extensive reach and access to unique sources of capital
  • Variety of transaction types and structures
  • Deep relationships with decision makers
  • Preserve highly valuable client time
  • Match clients with lenders that support future vision

Credit Resolution Specialists

Unlock and maximize value in challenging capital structure situations

  • Creatively develop and assess all strategic alternatives
  • Secure transitional or rescue financing
  • Evaluate potential liquidity enhancements
  • Deleveraging transactions based on true debt capacity
  • Expertly manage distressed M&A transactions
  • Flexibility to explore multiple avenues in parallel

Expertise

With over 100 years of combined experience, our team has worked on a variety of credit-centered corporate finance transactions.

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Project Yard/Fenix

Sole Lead Arranger for credit facilities related to a recapitalization

$100 million
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Project Nimbus

Advised and provided transactional services to the Agent of the first lien debt owned by a global operator of communication and collaboration services

$700 million
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Project Joule/Daniel

Sole Lead Arranger for split lien credit facilities related to an acquisition

$23 million
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Project Admiral

Configure Partners Advises Food & Beverage Distributor on Strategic Alternatives and Restructuring

$50 million
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Senture

Sole Lead Arranger for credit facilities related to an acquisition

$96.5 million
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Brown & Settle

Sole Lead Arranger for revolving and senior term loan credit facilities

Undisclosed
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Infinity

Sole Lead Arranger for split lien credit facilities related to an acquisition

$25 million
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Easy Way

Sole Lead Arranger for credit facilities related to an acquisition.

$50 million

Insights

Q3 2021 Sponsor Finance Report

Labor Day came and went without the usual end-of-summer slowdown, leaving professionals that sought a respite from the flurry of deal activity looking ahead to the holiday season. As the Pacific Northwest suffered through a major heatwave, the M&A markets were even hotter, which pushed ahead at record-setting levels.

Q2 2021 Sponsor Finance Report

Few could predict how far things would come 12 months after the COVID-19 recession ended in April 2020. Now recognized as the shortest recession on record, it took credit markets slightly longer to shake it off, but private debt has emerged from out of the woods at a fearless pace.