How to Stay Up to Date in the BDC Sector

The business development company sector is a fast evolving facet of the financial marketplace. It is imperative that you stay abreast of the news, or you could fall behind. As a member of the board, and CFOs specifically, you can’t miss the latest comings and goings....

Are BDCs Better Than Banks?

A recent Seeking Alpha article asks, Are Business Development Companies Better Than Banks? As the CFO of a BDC, you might think my answer would be a resounding ‘yes.’ However, ‘better’ is rather subjective in this sense, which is why my answer is maybe. In an...

Why CEOs Should Know About BDCs Now More Than Ever

Last year, my colleague and Saratoga Investment Chief Executive Officer Christian Oberbeck wrote an article for Chief Executive on Why CEOs Should Know About BDCs. While this endorsement does appear a bit biased, I couldn’t agree with Christian more on this point....

Is Your Business Ready for a BDC or Crowdfunding?

The rise of crowdfunding has allowed for emerging entrepreneurs and businesses an entirely new avenue to gain funds for their venture. For these aspiring business leaders, one successful round of funding can take their promising plan into a viable business with ample...