American Capital

Overview

Overall Ranking (75%)

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Company Details

American Capital (Nasdaq:ACAS), with $57 billion in assets under management, is a publicly traded private equity firm and global asset manager.

American Capital, both directly and through its global Asset Management business, originates, underwrites and manages investments in middle market private equity, leveraged finance, real estate and structured products. American Capital and its affiliates invest from $10 million to $100 million per company in North America and €5 million to €25 million per company in Europe.

Since its August 1997 IPO, American Capital and the funds it manages have invested approximately $30 billion in over 520 portfolio companies. Our diverse portfolio is invested in virtually every industry sector. We have approximately 90 investment professionals in 7 offices in the United States and Europe.

As a publicly traded company, we offer shareholders an opportunity to invest in privately held middle market companies through ownership of our stock. American Capital has paid $30.32 per share in dividends since going public in 1997.

Locations

Location

+33 (0) 1 40 68 06 88
37 Avenue Pierre 1er de Serbie
75008
France

+44 (0) 20 7539 7001
25 Bedford Street
London
WC2E 9ES
United Kingdom

(212) 213-2060
505 Fifth Avenue
26th Floor
New York, NY 10017
United States

(214) 273-6635
2200 Ross Avenue Suite 5000 East
Dallas, TX 75201
United States

(312) 454-0600
311 South Wacker Drive
Suite 1500
Chicago, IL 60606
United States

(508) 598-1101
161 Worcester Road
Suite 606
Framingham, MA 01701
United States

(301) 654-6714
2 Bethesda Metro Center
14th Floor
Bethesda, MD 20814
United States

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Year Position Location Group/Division Experience Difficulty
2015 Equity Capital Markets Bethesda Equity Capital Markets Very Positive Average
2014 Other Bethesda Treasury Neutral Average
2012 1st Year Associate Bethesda Positive Average

American Capital

Private Equity

Est Annual Revenue:
$500m+
AUM:
$50bn-$75bn