Asset Management Finance Invests in Brigade

January 28, 2011

Asset Management Finance announced on January 26, 2011 an investment in credit strategies manager and S&K client Brigade Capital Management.


Asset Management Finance LLC (“AMF”) announced on January 26, 2011 a passive minority investment in New York-based credit strategies manager Brigade Capital Management, LLC.  Founded in 2007, Brigade has 51 employees and manages $7.9 billion of assets.  AMF has committed over $750 million of capital to asset managers, with 21 investments since its inception and seven transactions closing since December 2009.  AMF investors include Credit Suisse, Proctor NBF and Tokio Marine.  A Seward & Kissel team led by partners Craig Sklar, John Cleary, Ronald Cima and John Ryan and including counsel Dan Murphy and Mike O’Brien and associates Gary Anderson and Joe Morrisey represented Brigade in connection with this transaction.

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Hedge Fund Strategic Investments, Investment Manager Strategic Investments, Transactions