Chicago, IL – December 20, 2018 – Encina Business Credit, LLC (EBC) announced today that it has provided a $60 million senior secured credit facility to a provider of waste management solutions. The credit facility consists of a revolver secured by accounts receivable, the proceeds of which are being used to refinance the company’s existing senior credit facility, to fund potential acquisitions and to provide working capital for growth.
Launched in March 2016, EBC is an independent asset-based lending platform targeting middle-market borrowers in the U.S. and Canada. The firm provides revolving lines of credit and term loans ranging in size from $5 – $100 million and secured by accounts receivable, inventory, machinery & equipment and real estate. The platform lends to both privately-owned (sponsor and non-sponsor) and publicly-traded companies across a wide range of industries, including manufacturing, retail, automotive, oil & gas, services, distribution and consumer products. Borrowers use loan proceeds to fund working capital, acquisitions, refinancings, growth, restructurings/turnarounds, debtor-in-possession (DIP)/exit financings and other special situations. Positive cash flow is not a requirement.