Integrated Private Debt Fund V invests $23M in DBG Group

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By Ted Liu

Integrated Asset Management Corp. (TSX: IAM) announced its private corporate debt group, IAM Private Debt Group on August 1, 2017 closed a $23 million senior loan to DBG Group Ltd.

Mississauga, Ontario based DBG intends to use funds to repay current creditors, fund a cross-border asset purchase, and assist in working capital needs.

DBG is a Canadian-based parts manufacturer to the heavy truck and auto industry. The company primarily provides the design and manufacture of metal stampings, structural welded, modular welded, and mechanical assemblies for truck manufacturers. DBG is strategically located in Canada, Mexico, and now the United States with the closing of the capital raise.

“We are excited to support DBG and its continued growth in North America. The company’s performance was strong throughout a challenging environment, a testament to the quality of DBG’s management, products and services. We are happy to include DBG in our portfolio and to provide patient capital for growth going forward,” said Jeffrey Deacon, a Managing Director at IAM Private Debt Group.

IAM Private Debt Group manages and provides funding from Integrated Private Debt Fund LPs on behalf of a number of pension funds and other institutional investors. IAM PDG offers fixed rate, investment grade term loans to mid-market companies for such purposes as refinancing existing debt, acquisitions, plant expansion or modernization, project financing and management buyouts.

IAM Private Debt Group is investing its fifth fund, Integrated Private Debt Fund V, a $667 million fund.

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