SLR Investment (“SLR Investment”, the “Company” or “SLRC”) is a Business Development Company (BDC) that provides investors access to an illiquid private credit asset class through a yield-oriented, publicly-traded common stock. The Company has a pass-through structure that is designed to eliminate substantially all taxation at the investment company level and income generated from investments is paid out quarterly to shareholders.
SLR Investment is externally managed by SLR Capital Partners, LLC (“SLR”), an independent investment advisor that is registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Co-founded by Michael Gross and Bruce Spohler in 2006, SLR and its affiliates are supported by a team of approximately 300 employees including over 130 origination and investment professionals in over a dozen offices across the U.S.
SLR’s dedicated asset class teams are led by senior investment professionals with highly specialized direct lending expertise and lengthy industry experience building and managing large-scale credit focused investment businesses. SLR uses its direct origination platform to source proprietary investment opportunities and applies a private equity approach to its comprehensive credit underwriting process, including in-depth due diligence and active structuring of investment terms.
SLRC is rated Investment Grade by both Moody’s and Fitch.