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At Northwestern Mutual Capital we are dedicated to making and meeting our commitments. This dedication has led private equity firms and corporations around the world to rely on us to provide the strategic funding necessary to support leveraged transactions and capital investments.

Northwestern Mutual Capital manages More than $39 billion of assets for its clients across a portfolio of investment grade private placements, mezzanine and equity co-investments in private equity transactions and private equity funds.

Our $6.6 billion private equity portfolio is comprised of direct junior capital and limited partner investments.  Over the last 10 years, we have invested over $7.5 billion alongside leading private equity sponsors in mezzanine, second lien, preferred and common equity, and other junior securities.

As investors in private equity since the 1970s, we have a long-term, strategic commitment to our sponsor partners and the asset class. 

Northwestern Mutual Capital is the marketing name for the Private Securities department of Northwestern Mutual Investment Managment Company, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company (Northwestern Mutual).