Artemid

The senior financing expert
for small and mid-sized corporates
Types of financing
Senior debt in fine (5 to 7 years)
Company profile

Small and mid-caps with EBITDA ranging from €8m to €100m and moderate leverage.

 

Projects: investments alone or to supplement traditional bank loans aimed at providing effective support for business development

 

Sectors: no sector restrictions. All types of financing (shareholder reorganization, development, external growth, refinancing)

 

Regions: euro zone

Amount invested
€10m to €25m

A subsidiary jointly owned by CAPZA and Amiral Gestion, Artemid specializes in lending and is dedicated to financing small and intermediate-sized enterprises (ISEs).

A growing market: the market for non-bank senior loans continues to grow amid bank disintermediation. It offers institutional investors an opportunity to diversify their portfolio allocations.

 

Experienced team: the teams at Artemid and its parent companies bring together experts who have been dedicated for many years to financing or investing in French ISEs. They know lots of medium-sized companies in France, having supported them through their various stages of development.

 

Capacity to generate unique proprietary dealflow and proven experience as arranger: over 50% of deals carried out by the funds in the Artemid range are proprietary1. In addition, Artemid has arranged 2/3 of the deals. This unique dealflow has been achieved thanks to long-standing relationships with management teams and shareholders. Generating proprietary dealflow and being an arranger is key when it comes to negotiating attractive financial and legal terms.

 

A meticulous investment process and pro-active portfolio monitoring: the track record of funds in the Artemid range, which have been selected carefully, deliver regular returns and a low annualized loss rate. Portfolios are monitored all the more closely thanks to regular dialogue with management teams.

 

ESG is a key element in the investment process. A personalized follow-up of the companies is ensured throughout the financing process thanks to an ESG-specialized firm supporting the Artemid team.

 

1At end-December 2020. Artemid SAS has Financial Investment Advisory (FIA) status and has been registered with ORIAS under number 14003497 since 28/05/2014. Artemid SAS issues investment recommendations to funds in the Artemid range managed by CAPZA and a third-party portfolio management company.

Awards

2020
Best Private Lender - Small & Mid Cap segment
Private Equity Magazine
2019
Best Private Lender - Small & Mid Cap segment
Private Equity Magazine
2018
Best Private Lender - Small & Mid Cap segment
Private Equity Magazine

Key figures

>65

financing transactions since 2015

At 12/31/2020
>1bn

raised since 2015

>€800m

of AuM advised by Artemid

At 12/31/2020
Newsroom
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