SLR Senior Investment Corp. (the “Company”, “SLR Senior Investment”, or “SUNS”) is a Business Development Company (BDC) that provides equity 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. SUNS pays monthly distributions to shareholders.
SLR Senior 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 Capital Partners 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 and its affiliates' 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 and its affiliates use their direct origination platform to source proprietary investment opportunities and typically apply a private equity style-approach, when applicable, to its comprehensive credit underwriting process, including in-depth due diligence and, when applicable, active structuring of investment terms.
SLR Senior Investment is investment grade rated.