NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Golub Capital announced today that as Sole Lead Arranger and Sole Bookrunner it provided a $95 million GOLD financing and an equity co-investment in connection with the acquisition of IntegraMed America, Inc. (NASDAQ: INMD) ("IntegraMed"), a leader in developing, marketing and managing specialty healthcare facilities in the fertility and vein care markets, by Sagard Capital L.P. ("Sagard"). GOLD financings are Golub Capital's One-Loan Debt facilities. "We are excited to support Sagard's acquisition of IntegraMed," stated Spyro Alexopoulos, Managing Director at Golub Capital. "IntegraMed is an established market leader in the fertility and vein care markets that provides its physician practices and clinics a compelling value proposition. This represents our first transaction with Sagard. We were very impressed with their thoughtful approach to the business and have great confidence that they will deliver meaningful incremental value to IntegraMed under their ownership." "It was a pleasure working with the Golub Capital team" stated Michael Braner, Partner at Sagard. "Golub Capital distinguished itself to lead the financing on several fronts including speed of execution, certainty, flexibility and the ease of use of its GOLD product. The team quickly appreciated and understood the intricacies of the business model and was able to think creatively to provide the necessary flexibility to enable IntegraMed to execute their growth strategy." About Golub Capital With over $6 billion of capital under management, Golub Capital is a leading provider of financing solutions for the middle market, including one-loan financings (through the firm's proprietary GOLD facility), senior, second lien, and subordinated debt, preferred stock and co-investment equity. The firm underwrites and syndicates senior credit facilities up to $250 million. Golub Capital's hold sizes range up to $150 million per transaction. Golub Capital has been a top 3 Traditional Middle Market Bookrunner each year from 2008 through 1H 2012 for senior secured loans of up to $100 million for leveraged buyouts (according to Thomson Reuters LPC and internal data; based on number of deals).. In 2012, Golub Capital was awarded the ACG New York Champion's Award for "Senior Lender Firm of the Year." Golub Capital is a national firm with principal offices in Chicago and New York. For more information, please visit the firm's website at www.golubcapital.com.
Shares of IntegraMed America (Nasdaq:INMD) have taken a tremendous swing upward. The stock is trading at $13.71 as of 9:55 a.m. ET, 20.9% above Friday's closing price of $11.34. Volume is at 476,658, 22.5 times the daily average of 21,200.