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ARCC Portfolio

As of September 30, 2022, Ares Capital Corporation’s (“Ares Capital” or “ARCC”) portfolio had a fair value of approximately $21.3 billion, and consisted of 458 portfolio companies backed by 224 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 September 30, 2022⁽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 September 30, 2022, the Senior Direct Lending Program, LLC (the "SDLP") had loans to 21 different borrowers. The portfolio companies in the SDLP are in industries similar to companies in ARCC's portfolio. 

(3) Includes ARCC's equity and subordinated loan investments in IHAM

(4) Includes ARCC's investment in the SDLP, which represented 5.3% of the total investment portfolio at fair value as of September 30, 2022.

Portfolio of Investments

Investments as of March 31, 2019 Investments as of September 30, 2022
Company/DescriptionRegionSenior Secured Loan*Senior SubordinatedEquity/OtherIndustry
LS DE LLC and LM LSQ Investors LLC

Asset based lender

SoutheastDiversified Financials
LSP Holdco, LLC and ZBS Mechanical Group Co-Invest Fund 2, LLC

Provider of residential HVAC and plumbing services

Mid AtlanticConsumer Services
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
Magnesium BorrowerCo, Inc. and Magnesium Co-Invest SCSp

Cybersecurity solutions provider

InternationalSoftware & Services
MailSouth, Inc.

Provider of shared mail marketing services

SoutheastMedia & Entertainment
Majesco and Magic Topco, L.P.

Insurance software provider

Mid AtlanticSoftware & Services
Management Consulting & Research LLC

Provider of systems engineering and technical assistance to the US DoD

Mid AtlanticCommercial & Professional Services
Manna Pro Products, LLC

Manufacturer and supplier of specialty nutrition and care products for animals

MidwestFood & Beverage
Marcone Yellowstone Buyer Inc. and Marcone Yellowstone Holdings, LLC

Distributor of OEM appliance aftermarket parts

MidwestRetailing and Distribution
Marmic Purchaser, LLC and Marmic Topco, L.P.

Provider of recurring fire protection services

MidwestCommercial & Professional Services
Maverick Acquisition, Inc.

Manufacturer of precision machined components for defense and high-tech industrial platforms

MidwestCapital Goods
Mavis Tire Express Services Topco Corp., Metis Holdco, Inc. and Metis Topco, LP

Auto parts retailer

Mid AtlanticAutomobiles & Components
MB Aerospace Holdings II Corp.

Aerospace engine components manufacturer

NortheastCapital Goods
McKenzie Creative Brands, LLC

Designer, manufacturer and distributor of hunting-related supplies

SoutheastRetailing and Distribution
McLaren Group Limited

Automobile manufacturer and retailer

InternationalAutomobiles & Components
ME Equity LLC

Franchisor in the massage industry

WestConsumer Services
Medline Borrower, LP

Manufacturer and distributor of medical supplies

MidwestHealth Care Services
Miami Beckham United LLC

American professional soccer club

SoutheastMedia & Entertainment
Micromeritics Instrument Corp.

Scientific instrument manufacturer

SoutheastTechnology Hardware & Equipment
Microstar Logistics LLC, Microstar Global Asset Management LLC, MStar Holding Corporation and Kegstar USA Inc.

Keg management solutions provider

WestCommercial & Professional Services
Ministry Brands Holdings, LLC and RCP MB Investments B, L.P.

Software and payment services provider to faith-based institutions

SoutheastSoftware & Services
Mitchell International, Inc.

Provider of technology, connectivity, and information solutions to the property and casualty insurance industry

WestSoftware & Services
MMIT Holdings, LLC

Provider of market intelligence and analysis for the pharmaceutical industry

NortheastSoftware & Services
Monica Holdco (US) Inc.

Investment technology and advisory firm

WestDiversified Financials
Monolith Brands Group, Inc.

E-commerce platform focused on consolidating DTC branded businesses

Mid AtlanticRetailing and Distribution
Moon Valley Nursery of Arizona Retail, LLC, Moon Valley Nursery Farm Holdings, LLC, Moon Valley Nursery RE Holdings LLC, and Stonecourt IV Partners, LP

Operator of retail and wholesale tree and plant nurseries

WestRetailing and Distribution
Moonraker AcquisitionCo LLC and Moonraker HoldCo LLC

Leading technology solution provider for casing and auditioning to the entertainment industry

WestSoftware & Services
Movati Athletic (Group) Inc.

Premier health club operator

InternationalConsumer Services
MRI Software LLC

Provider of real estate and investment management software

MidwestSoftware & Services
Murchison Oil and Gas, LLC and Murchison Holdings, LLC

Exploration and production company

n2y Holding, LLC

Developer of cloud-based special education platform

MidwestSoftware & Services
Napa Management Services Corporation and ASP NAPA Holdings, LLC

Anesthesia management services provider

Mid AtlanticHealth Care Services
NAS, LLC and Nationwide Marketing Group, LLC

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

SoutheastCommercial & Professional Services
National College of Business and Technology Inc. & Leeds IV Advisors, Inc.

Private school operator

National Intergovernmental Purchasing Alliance Company

Leading group purchasing organization (“GPO”) for public agencies and educational institutions in the U.S

SoutheastCommercial & Professional Services
National Spine and Pain Centers, LLC

Acute and chronic pain treatment provider

Mid AtlanticHealth Care Services
NBC Funding LLC

National retailer of baked goods

WestFood & Staples Retailing
NCWS Intermediate, Inc. and NCWS Holdings LP

Manufacturer and supplier of car wash equipment, parts and supplies to the conveyorized car wash market

MidwestCapital Goods
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

Nest Topco Borrower Inc., KKR Nest Co-Invest L.P., and NBLY 2021-1

Operator of multiple franchise concepts primarily related to home maintenance or repairs

MidwestCommercial & Professional Services
New Era Cap, LLC

Sports apparel manufacturing company

Mid AtlanticConsumer Durables & Apparel
NextCare, Inc.

Urgent care operator

WestHealth Care 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 rehabilitation technology solutions for patients with mobility loss

SoutheastHealth Care Services
Noble Aerospace, LLC

Provider of metal finishing services to the aerospace, military and defense sectors

WestCapital Goods
North American Fire Holdings, LLC and North American Fire Ultimate Holdings, LLC

Provider of fire safety and life safety services

Mid AtlanticCommercial & Professional Services
North American Science Associates, LLC, Cardinal Purchaser LLC and Cardinal Topco Holdings, L.P.

Contract research organization providing research and development and testing of medical devices

MidwestPharmaceuticals, Biotechnology & Life Sciences
North Haven Falcon Buyer, LLC and North Haven Falcon Holding Company, LLC

Manufacturer of aftermarket golf cart parts and accessories

SoutheastRetailing and Distribution
North Haven Stack Buyer, LLC

Provider of environmental testing services

SoutheastCommercial & Professional Services
Novipax Buyer, L.L.C. and Novipax Parent Holding Company, L.L.C.

Developer and manufacturer of absorbent pads for food products

Octo Consulting Group, LLC

Provider of artificial intelligence-based software solutions and digital services to the federal marketplace

Mid AtlanticTechnology Hardware & Equipment
Offen, Inc.

Distributor of fuel, lubricants, diesel exhaust fluid, and premium additives

Olympia Acquisition, Inc., Olympia TopCo, L.P., and Asclepius Holdings LLC

Behavioral health and special education platform provider

Mid AtlanticHealth Care Services
OMH-HealthEdge Holdings, LLC

Revenue cycle management provider to the healthcare industry

SoutheastHealth Care Services
OneDigital Borrower LLC

Benefits broker and outsourced workflow automation platform provider for brokers

SoutheastInsurance Services

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