Balanced Portfolio.
Defensive Industries.
Well Diversified.

ARCC Portfolio

As of March 31, 2020, Ares Capital Corporation’s (“Ares Capital” or “ARCC”) portfolio had a fair value of approximately $15.8 billion, and consisted of 355 portfolio companies backed by 167 different private equity sponsors. Ares Capital has a diversified portfolio in terms of issuer concentration, asset class, industry sector and geographic representation.

Portfolio Composition

*Snapshot as of March 31, 2020⁽¹⁾

Issuer Concentration Composition


Asset Class Composition


Industry Composition


Geographic Composition


(1) At fair value. 

(2) Represents ARCC's portion of its co-investments with Varagon Capital Partners and its clients in first lien senior secured loans to U.S. middle-market companies. As of March 31, 2020, the Senior Direct Lending Program, LLC (the "SDLP") had loans to 22 different borrowers. The portfolio companies in the SDLP are in industries similar to companies in ARCC's portfolio. 

(3) Includes ARCC's investment in the SDLP, which represented 6% of the total investment portfolio at fair value as of March 31, 2020.

Portfolio of Investments

Investments as of March 31, 2019 Investments as of March 31, 2020
Company/DescriptionRegionSenior Secured Loan*Senior SubordinatedEquity/OtherIndustry
Kene Acquisition, Inc. and Kene Holdings, L.P.

National utility services firm providing engineering and consulting services to natural gas, electric power and other energy and industrial end markets

MidwestCapital Goods
Key Surgical LLC

Provider of sterile processing, operating room and instrument care supplies for hospitals

MidwestHealth Care Services
KPS Global LLC and Cool Group LLC

Manufacturer of walk-in cooler and freezer systems

MidwestCommercial & Professional Services
Laboratories Bidco LLC

Lab testing services for nicotine containing products

Mid AtlanticCommercial & Professional Services
LS DE LLC and LM LSQ Investors LLC

Asset based lender

SoutheastDiversified Financials
LTG Acquisition, Inc.

Designer and manufacturer of display, lighting and passenger communication systems for mass transportation markets

MidwestCapital Goods
Mac Lean-Fogg Company and MacLean-Fogg Holdings, L.L.C.

Manufacturer and supplier for the power utility and automotive markets worldwide

MidwestAutomobiles & Components
Masergy Holdings, Inc.

Provider of software-defined solutions for enterprise global networks, cyber security, and cloud communications

MidwestSoftware & Services
Massage Envy, LLC and ME Equity LLC

Franchisor in the massage industry

WestConsumer Services
Mavis Tire Express Services Corp. and Mavis Tire Express Services TopCo, L.P.

Auto parts retailer

Mid AtlanticAutomobiles & Components
MB Aerospace Holdings II Corp.

Aerospace engine components manufacturer

NortheastCapital Goods
MB2 Dental Solutions, LLC

Dental services provider

MidwestHealth Care Services
MCH Holdings, Inc. and MC Acquisition Holdings I, LLC

Healthcare professional provider

MidwestHealth Care Services
McKenzie Creative Brands, LLC

Designer, manufacturer and distributor of hunting-related supplies

SoutheastRetailing & Distribution
ME Equity LLC

Franchisor in the massage industry

WestConsumer Services
Micromeritics Instrument Corp.

Scientific instrument manufacturer

SoutheastTechnology Hardware & Equipment
Microstar Logistics LLC, Microstar Global Asset Management LLC, and MStar Holding Corporation

Keg management solutions provider

WestCommercial & Professional Services
Minerva Surgical, Inc.

Medical device company focused on women's health

WestHealth Care Services
Ministry Brands, LLC and MB Parent HoldCo, L.P. (dba Community Brands)

Software and payment services provider to faith-based institutions

SoutheastSoftware & Services
Movati Athletic (Group) Inc.

Premier health club operator

InternationalConsumer Services
Moxie Patriot LLC

Gas turbine power generation facilities operator

Mid AtlanticPower Generation
MPH Energy Holdings, LP

Operator of municipal recycling facilities

NortheastCommercial & Professional Services
MRI Software

Provider of real estate and investment management software

MidwestSoftware & Services
MSHC, Inc.

Heating, ventilation and air conditioning services provider

SoutheastCommercial & Professional Services
Murchison Oil and Gas, LLC and Murchison Holdings, LLC

Exploration and production company

MVL Group, Inc.

Marketing research provider

SoutheastCommercial & Professional Services
MW Dental Holding Corp.

Dental services provider

MidwestHealth Care Services
n2y Holding, LLC

Developer of cloud-based special education platform

MidwestSoftware & Services
NAS, LLC, Nationwide Marketing Group, LLC and Nationwide Administrative Services, Inc.

Buying and marketing services organization for appliance, furniture and consumer electronics dealers

SoutheastCommercial & Professional Services
National Intergovernmental Purchasing Alliance Company

SoutheastCommercial & Professional Services
Navisun LLC and Navisun Holdings LLC

Owner and operater of commercial and industrial solar projects

Mid AtlanticPower Generation
NECCO Holdings, Inc. and New England Confectionery Company, Inc.

Producer and supplier of candy

NortheastFood, Beverage & Tobacco
NECCO Realty Investments LLC

Real estate holding company

NortheastReal Estate
Nelipak Holding Company, Nelipak European Holdings Cooperatief U.A., KNPAK Holdings, LP and PAKNK Netherlands Treasury B.V.

Manufacturer of thermoformed packaging for medical devices


Regulatory compliance services provider to financial institutions

NortheastCommercial & Professional Services
NMC Skincare Intermediate Holdings II, LLC

Developer, manufacturer and marketer of skincare products

Mid AtlanticPharmaceuticals, Biotechnology & Life Sciences
NMN Holdings III Corp. and NMN Holdings LP

Provider of complex rehab technology solutions for patients with mobility loss

SoutheastHealth Care Services
NMSC Holdings, Inc. and ASP NAPA Holdings, LLC

Anesthesia management services provider

Mid AtlanticHealth Care Services
Nodality, Inc.

Biotechnology company

WestPharmaceuticals, Biotechnology & Life Sciences
Nordco Inc.

Manufacturer of railroad maintenance-of-way machinery

Novetta Solutions, LLC

Provider of advanced analytics solutions for the government, defense and commercial industries

Mid AtlanticSoftware & Services
NSM Insurance Group, LLC

Insurance program administrator

Mid AtlanticInsurance
nThrive, Inc. (fka Precyse Acquisition Corp.)

Provider of healthcare information management technology and services

SoutheastSoftware & Services
NueHealth Performance, LLC

Developer, builder and manager of specialty surgical hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers

MidwestHealth Care Services
OAKC 2015-11

Investment vehicle

InternationalInvestment Funds and Vehicles
Olympia Acquisition, Inc. and Olympia TopCo, L.P.

Behavioral health and special education platform provider

Mid AtlanticHealth Care Services
OMH-HealthEdge Holdings, LLC

Revenue cycle management software provider for healthcare companies

SoutheastHealth Care Services
OmniSYS Acquisition Corporation, OmniSYS, LLC, and OSYS Holdings, LLC

Provider of technology-enabled solutions to pharmacies

MidwestHealth Care Services
OSYS Holdings, LLC

Provider of technology-enabled solutions to pharmacies

MidwestHealth Care Services
OTG Management, LLC

Airport restaurant operator

Mid AtlanticConsumer Services
Panda Liberty LLC (fka Moxie Liberty LLC)

Gas turbine power generation facilities operator

Mid AtlanticPower Generation
Panda Temple Power, LLC and T1 Power Holdings LLC

Gas turbine power generation facilities operator

MidwestPower Generation
Paper Source, Inc. and Pine Holdings, Inc.

Retailer of fine and artisanal paper products

MidwestRetailing & Distribution
Park Place Technologies, LLC

Provides hardware maintenance and support services for IT data centers

MidwestSoftware & Services
Partnership Capital Growth Investors III, L.P.

Investment partnership

WestInvestment Funds and Vehicles
Pathway Vet Alliance LLC and Jedi Group Holdings LLC

Veterinary hospital operator

MidwestHealth Care Services

*Represents investments in first lien senior secured loans (including "unitranche" loans, which are loans that combine both senior and mezzanine debt, generally in a first lien position) and second lien senior secured loans.