NEW YORK, NY (March 27, 2014) – Sierra Income Corporation (“Sierra” or the “Company”) today announced the closing of an additional $45 million of commitments to its senior secured revolving credit facility (the “Credit Facility”). Total commitments to the Credit Facility are $95 million and the Credit Facility provides for an aggregate accordion feature up to $100 million. The Credit Facility was arranged and led by ING Capital LLC.
“We are pleased to increase the commitments to our Credit Facility through the expansion of our bank group,” said Seth Taube, Chief Executive Officer of the Company. “We intend to utilize the additional lending commitment to continue to grow our investment portfolio and we look forward to working with our bank group as we expand our business in the years ahead.” continued Mr. Taube.
About Sierra Income Corporation
Sierra is a non-traded, externally managed, non-diversified closed end management investment company that has filed an election to be treated as a business development company under the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended. The Company’s investment objective is to generate current income, and to a lesser extent, long-term capital appreciation. The Company invests primarily in senior secured debt, second lien debt and, to a lesser extent, subordinated debt of U.S. small and middle market companies with enterprise values ranging from approximately $50 million to $4 billion. Sierra’s investment activities are managed by its investment adviser, SIC Advisors, LLC, which is an investment adviser registered under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, as amended.
About SIC Advisors LLC
SIC Advisors LLC, an affiliate of Medley LLC (“Medley”), is a registered investment adviser under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, as amended. Medley specializes in credit investing, including direct private lending and corporate credit related strategies and provides first lien, second lien and unitranche term loans to lower middle-market and middle-market companies with an investment size between $7 and 50 million. Medley supports acquisition and growth financings, leveraged buyouts, management buyouts, bank debt restructurings, CAPEX, Chapter 11 exit financing and DIP financing. Medley is headquartered in New York with offices in San Francisco.