• Growth Financing that Fits the Need

    We offer financing that is designed around your business needs. Unlike the cookie-cutter approach of banks or private equity firms, our loans are structured with your goals in mind.

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  • Reduced Equity Dilution

    You didn’t put in years of hard work building your business to turn around and give it away to a private equity firm. Reduced equity dilution means you retain control over your destiny.

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  • Low Amortization Payments

    Successful execution requires a focus on growth and a financial partner who understands the needs of growing companies. This is why we offer low amortization payments. Spend the money on what matters right now.

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  • Intelligent Approach to Valuing Collateral

    We look at your contracts or recurring revenue, in addition to your fixed assets. This straightforward approach means you get the loan you need, based on real-world value.

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      Our Experience

      Lateral’s partners combine decades of private equity, private debt and company operating experience in firms such as KKR, Highland, White Oak and Franklin Templeton.
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      Our Strategy

      Lateral specializes in providing less-dilutive growth capital and assistance for a company’s acceleration phases, such as building a new plant, launching a new product or expanding into new geographies, which do not fit well with today’s commercial bank lending models.
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      Our Approach

      Our Approach is rigorous and deeply analytical, with an emphasis on business fundamentals, such as secular market growth, strong management teams, historical financial performance, competitive positioning and product strategy.
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  • “By working closely with a very selective group of business owners to meet their needs for growth capital, we can deliver superior risk-adjusted returns to investors”

    Ken Masters, Managing Partner

  • Investment Categories

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      Growth Financing

      Capital to scale the revenues of a proven business and significantly enhance operating leverage and overall profitability.

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       Structured Finance

      Self-liquidating pools of structured financial contracts, such as leases, subscriptions, insurance policies.

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      Special Situations

      Financial restructuring for healthy businesses with stressed capital structures, either on the equity or the debt side, that require transitional capital.

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