Magnetar Capital Overview

  • Service
  • Lender

  • Year Founded
  • 2005

Year Founded

  • Professionals
  • 279


  • Financed Companies
  • 13

  • Financings
  • 14

Magnetar Capital General Information


Founded in 2005, Magnetar Capital is an alternative asset management firm based in Evanston, Illinois. The firm seeks to deliver consistent, long-term, risk-adjusted returns and works to source differentiated investment opportunities globally across multiple asset classes, including corporate credit, mortgages and real estate, consumer and specialty finance, and energy and transportation-related assets. Magnetar Capital mainly invests in four core businesses namely global event-driven, fixed income, energy, and quantitative.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Service Provider Type
Corporate Office
  • 1603 Orrington Avenue
  • 13th Floor
  • Evanston, IL 60201
  • United States
+1 (847) 000-0000

Magnetar Capital Financings

Company Name Financing Date Debt/Deal Date Debt/Deal Amount
CoreWeave Aug 2023 00000 0000000
ASG Group Feb 2020 00000 0000000
ASG Group Feb 2020 00000 0000000
ASG Group Dec 2019 00000 0000000
Zoom Torino Dec 2018 00000 0000000
LendInvest Sep 2018 00000 0000000
Double Eagle Energy Permian Nov 2016 00000 0000000
Jones Energy Mar 2015 00000 0000000
White Star Petroleum Oct 2013 00000 0000000
Montage Resources Jun 2013 00000 0000000
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Magnetar Capital Co-Lenders (15)

Lender Lender Type Lender Location Total Shared Financings Last Shared Financing
BlackRock Lender New York, NY 2 00.00
Blackstone Credit Lender New York, NY 0 00000
CapitalSource Lender Chevy Chase, MD 0 0000
Close Brothers Asset Finance Lender London, United Kingdom 0 000.00
Close Brothers Group Merchant Bank London, United Kingdom 0 000.00
Close Brothers Invoice Finance Lender Hove, United Kingdom 0
Coatue Management Lender New York, NY 0 00.00
DigitalBridge Group Lender Boca Raton, FL 0 00.00
FS KKR Capital Corp. II BDC Business Development Company Philadelphia, PA 1 00.00
Great Elm Capital BDC Business Development Company Waltham, MA 1 00.00
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Magnetar Capital Investment Preferences

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Magnetar Capital Team (42)

Name Title Related Financings Office Contact
Ross Laser Co-Founder, Senior Partner & President Evanston, IL
Ernie Rogers Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Management, Investment and Valuation Committees and Non-voting Member of the Executive Committee 0 Evanston, IL
Sasha Temple-Jones Managing Director, Business Development & Sales Europe Evanston, IL
Michael Turro Chief Compliance Officer Evanston, IL
Hayley Stein JD Chief Compliance Officer, ACFI Evanston, IL
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Magnetar Capital Board Members (4)

Name Representing Role Since
David Snyderman Magnetar Capital Senior Partner, Global Head of Alternative Credit and Fixed Income, Chairman of the Investment Committee and Member of the Management Committee 000 0000
Karl Wachter JD Magnetar Capital General Counsel & Member of the Management and Operations Committees 000 0000
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Magnetar Capital FAQs

  • When was Magnetar Capital founded?

    Magnetar Capital was founded in 2005.

  • Who is the founder of Magnetar Capital?

    Ross Laser, Neil Tiwari, Alec Litowitz JD, and Alec Litowitz JD are the founders of Magnetar Capital.

  • Who is the CEO of Magnetar Capital?

    Alec Litowitz JD is the CEO of Magnetar Capital.

  • Where is Magnetar Capital headquartered?

    Magnetar Capital is headquartered in Evanston, IL.

  • What is the size of Magnetar Capital?

    Magnetar Capital total number of employees/professionals is 279.

  • What service provider type is Magnetar Capital?

    Magnetar Capital's service provider type is Lender.

  • What companies has Magnetar Capital invested in or acquired?

    Magnetar Capital has invested in or acquired companies like ImmunoGenesis, Stacked Farm, and CoreWeave.

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