Investments

Consumer Assets

Arena makes unconventional loans across a wide array of consumer asset types.

Investment size

$3-$50M

Average term

1-5 years

Geography

Global

Strategy Description

Through origination and acquisition of asset-based investments, Arena provides loans to specialty finance companies and originators and owners of consumer-related loans or assets. We also invest directly in assets or securities via purchase on an opportunistic basis.

Specializing in off-the-run, stressed, distressed, illiquid and esoteric special situation transactions, Arena’s team has deep experience in developing and designing structures to meet the unique needs of the situation or asset.

Investment size

$3-$50M

Average term

1-5 years

Geography

Global

Strategy Description

Through origination and acquisition of asset-based investments, Arena provides loans to specialty finance companies and originators and owners of consumer-related loans or assets. We also invest directly in assets or securities via purchase on an opportunistic basis.

Specializing in off-the-run, stressed, distressed, illiquid and esoteric special situation transactions, Arena’s team has deep experience in developing and designing structures to meet the unique needs of the situation or asset.

Assets & Industries

  • Art
  • Autos, auto loans, auto leases, auto title loans
  • Commission payments
  • Consumer charge-offs
  • Consumer installment loans
  • Credit cards
  • Debt settlement loans
  • Entertainment royalties
  • Insurance products
  • Intellectual property, royalties
  • Jewelry, gems, precious metals
  • Lease-to-own contracts
  • Legal settlements, annuity payments
  • Manufactured housing
  • Medical receivables
  • Mortgages
  • Motorcycles, RVs, boats, yachts
  • Securities including restricted stock
  • Student loans
  • Tax liens, tax credits
  • Unsecured consumer loans

Investment Structures

  • Asset-based loans
  • Revolving credit facilities
  • Senior & mezzanine term loans
  • Receivable factoring purchases
  • Whole loan purchases
  • Asset purchases
  • Joint ventures

Collateral Types

  • Performing
  • Distressed
  • Non-performing
  • Financial instruments (e.g. loans and receivables)
  • Hard assets (e.g. real estate, cars, boats, art)

Fact Sheet

Contact

ADavid Disquez

Managing Director, Structured Finance

AVictor Dupontz

Director, Structured Finance

AVivek Nayarz

Managing Director, Structured Finance

Transactions

Unsecured Consumer Loans

1st Lien Senior Secured Loan

€5 Million

April 2022

Medical Liens

1st Lien Senior Secured Loan

$6.2 Million

March 2022

Colombian NPLs

Hard Asset

$50 Million

January 2022

Residential NPLs in Puerto Rico

Mezzanine

$3 Million

January 2022

Financial Technology

1st Lien Senior Secured Loan

$100 Million

October 2021

Financial Services Platform

1st Lien Senior Secured Loan

$10 Million

August 2021

Consumer Lending

Debtor in Possession Loan

$10.3 Million

August 2021

Litigation Finance

1st Lien Senior Secured Loan

$34.3 Million

July 2021

Amounts shown are for Arena Investors’ commitment or the global facility commitment where Arena Investors was leading the transaction, including in cases in which a joint venture partner of Arena Investors was involved, unless such amount of Arena Investors’ participation was less than 90% of the total, in which case only the Arena Investors commitment is included. In certain cases, amounts shown are inclusive of follow-on commitments and/or combine related transactions. Amounts may be indications that are different than actual funded amounts. This information is intended to be illustrative and is not an offer or a solicitation to invest. No representation is made about the attractiveness or performance of the transactions. This document and its contents are the proprietary information of Arena Investors and may not be reproduced or disseminated, in whole or in part, without Arena’s prior written consent.

Transactions

Unsecured Consumer Loans

1st Lien Senior Secured Loan

€5 Million

April 2022

Medical Liens

1st Lien Senior Secured Loan

$6.2 Million

March 2022

Colombian NPLs

Hard Asset

$50 Million

January 2022

Residential NPLs in Puerto Rico

Mezzanine

$3 Million

January 2022

Financial Technology

1st Lien Senior Secured Loan

$100 Million

October 2021

Financial Services Platform

1st Lien Senior Secured Loan

$10 Million

August 2021

Consumer Lending

Debtor in Possession Loan

$10.3 Million

August 2021

Litigation Finance

1st Lien Senior Secured Loan

$34.3 Million

July 2021

Amounts shown are for Arena Investors’ commitment or the global facility commitment where Arena Investors was leading the transaction, including in cases in which a joint venture partner of Arena Investors was involved, unless such amount of Arena Investors’ participation was less than 90% of the total, in which case only the Arena Investors commitment is included. In certain cases, amounts shown are inclusive of follow-on commitments and/or combine related transactions. Amounts may be indications that are different than actual funded amounts. This information is intended to be illustrative and is not an offer or a solicitation to invest. No representation is made about the attractiveness or performance of the transactions. This document and its contents are the proprietary information of Arena Investors and may not be reproduced or disseminated, in whole or in part, without Arena’s prior written consent.

Fact Sheet & Contact

ADavid Disquez

Managing Director, Structured Finance

AVictor Dupontz

Director, Structured Finance

AVivek Nayarz

Managing Director, Structured Finance