Fifth Street Asset Management Overview

  • Service
  • Lender

  • Year Founded
  • 1998

Year Founded

  • Financed Companies
  • 138

  • Financings
  • 167

Fifth Street Asset Management General Information


Fifth Street Asset Management was a credit-focused asset manager that provided flexible financing solutions to small and mid-sized companies, primarily in connection with investments by private equity sponsors. The firm had over $4 billion of assets under management across two publicly-traded business development companies and multiple private investment vehicles. The Fifth Street platform had the ability to hold and commit to loans up to $100 million and financing solutions generally include one-stop financings, first lien, second lien, mezzanine debt and equity co-investments. Founded in 1998, the firm was based in Greenwich, Connecticut. On July 14, 2017, the company completed its previously disclosed transaction with Oaktree Capital Management whereby Oaktree became the new investment adviser to two Business Development Companies previously managed by FSAM.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Service Provider Type
Corporate Office
  • 777 West Putnam Avenue
  • 3rd Floor
  • Greenwich, CT 06830
  • United States
+1 (203) 000-0000

Fifth Street Asset Management Financings

Company Name Financing Date Debt/Deal Date Debt/Deal Amount
Gaming and Leisure Properties Sep 2022 00000 0000000
Graph-Pak Corporation Nov 2021 00000 0000000
Graph-Pak Corporation Nov 2021 00000 0000000
Novaria Group Dec 2018 00000 0000000
Aegis Sciences May 2018 00000 0000000
Aegis Sciences May 2018 00000 0000000
Material Handling Enterprises Jul 2017 00000 0000000
TerSera Therapeutics May 2017 00000 0000000
Dash Financial Technologies Mar 2017 00000 0000000
Herbalife Nutrition Feb 2017 00000 0000000
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Fifth Street Asset Management Co-Lenders (170)

Lender Lender Type Lender Location Total Shared Financings Last Shared Financing
AB Private Credit Investors Lender Nashville, TN 2 00000
American Capital Lender Washington, DC 0 00000
Antares Capital Lender Chicago, IL 0 0000
Ares Capital Corporation BDC Lender Atlanta, GA 00 000.00
Ares Management Lender Los Angeles, CA 0 00.00
Audax Credit BDC Business Development Company New York, NY 0 00000
Audax Private Debt Lender New York, NY 0
Babson Capital Management Lender Springfield, MA 0
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria Commercial Bank Bilbao, Spain 1 00000
Bank of America Commercial Bank Charlotte, NC 6 00000
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Fifth Street Asset Management Team (98)

Name Title Related Financings Office Contact
James Velgot Board Member & Executive 0 Greenwich, CT
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Fifth Street Asset Management Board Members (9)

Name Representing Role Since
James Velgot Fifth Street Asset Management Board Member & Executive 000 0000
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Fifth Street Asset Management Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Fsc CT Other Commercial Services Greenwich, CT 0000
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Fifth Street Asset Management FAQs

  • When was Fifth Street Asset Management founded?

    Fifth Street Asset Management was founded in 1998.

  • Who is the founder of Fifth Street Asset Management?

    Leonard Tannenbaum is the founder of Fifth Street Asset Management.

  • Where is Fifth Street Asset Management headquartered?

    Fifth Street Asset Management is headquartered in Greenwich, CT.

  • What service provider type is Fifth Street Asset Management?

    Fifth Street Asset Management's service provider type is Lender.

  • What companies has Fifth Street Asset Management invested in or acquired?

    Fifth Street Asset Management has invested in or acquired companies like Strand Clinical Technologies, VoiceTech, and MedMark Treatment Centers.

  • What are Fifth Street Asset Management subsidiaries?

    Fsc CT is a subsidiary of Fifth Street Asset Management.

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