Ares

Ares is an asset management company that focuses on private equity, direct lending, tradable credit and real estate services. Read more

Michael J Arougheti's photo - CEO of Ares

CEO

Michael J Arougheti

CEO Approval Rating

80/100

Founded:

1997

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyNYSEARES

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Carlyle is Ares's top competitor. Carlyle is a Public company that was founded in Washington, District of Columbia in 1987. Carlyle operates in the Investment Management & Fund Operators industry. Carlyle has 725 more employees vs. Ares.

Metric Capital has been one of Ares's top competitors. Metric Capital is headquartered in London, Other, and was founded in 2011. Metric Capital is in the Banks industry. Metric Capital generates 0.17% the revenue of Ares.

Hercules Capital, Inc. is perceived as one of Ares's biggest rivals. Hercules Capital, Inc. was founded in 2003 in Palo Alto, California. Hercules Capital, Inc. competes in the Mortgage Finance field. Hercules Capital, Inc. generates $2.1B less revenue than Ares.

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Ares Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$2.4B

Ares's revenue is the ranked 6th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 5.6B. Over the last three quarters, Ares's revenue has grown by 9.2%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $658.4M; in Q3 2020, it was $489.9M; in Q2 2020, it was $602.8M.

Ares Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION

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Real Estate Investment Advisory and Distribution Business of Black Creek Group, United States

May 2021

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undisclosed
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Landmark Partners, LLC

Mar 2021

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$1.1B
Landmark Partners is a Connecticut-based venture capital firm that focuses on private equity, real estate and infrastructure investments.
Altico Capital India Limited

Mar 2021

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$380M
Altico is an India-based NBFC that provides senior secured loans to the real estate sector.
Exemplar Health Care Services Limited

Nov 2020

Source »
undisclosed
Exemplar Health owns and operates a chain of 32 nursing facilities that provides rehabilitation services for adults with neuro-disability and stroke.
SSG Capital Management Limited

Jan 2020

Source »
undisclosed
SSG is an alternative asset management firm that provides portfolio maintenance, consulting and investment advisory services.

These are all the companies that Ares has acquired. Ares has acquired 23 companies and its latest acquisition was Real Estate Investment Advisory and Distribution Business of Black Creek Group, United States in May 2021.

Ares Funding History

Since Ares was founded in 1997, it has participated in 12 rounds of funding. In total Ares has raised $54.6B. Ares' last funding round was on Apr 2021 for a total of $13.3B

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

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Investment Fund
Apr 2021
$13.3B
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Investment Fund
Apr 2021
$1.7B
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Investment Fund
Mar 2021
$3.7B
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Investment Fund
Feb 2021
$11.5B
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Investment Fund
Aug 2020
$5B
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Since Ares was founded in 1997, it has participated in 12 rounds of funding. In total Ares has raised $54.6B. Ares' last funding round was on Apr 2021 for a total of $13.3B

Ares Investments

COMPANY

DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

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EXIT DATE

IMCO is a provider of asset allocation and investment management services.
$500M
May 17, 2021
Investment Fund
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Survitec is an England-based manufacturer and supplier of liferafts, fire radios, load carriage systems, and related products for sectors such as marine, energy, and defense.
$369.9M
Apr 11, 2021
Debt
Jan 01, 2015
Faraday Future is a California-based AI mobility company that designs and manufactures electric vehicles for the commercial sector.
$100M
Mar 25, 2021
Debt
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Ascot Lloyd is a financial advisory firm that offers financial planning and wealth management services for individuals and corporate organizations.
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Feb 25, 2021
Private Equity Round
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ForwardLine is an online lending platform that offers business loans for enterprises.
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Jan 03, 2021
Debt
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These are all the companies that Ares has invested in. Ares has invested 23 companies and its latest investment was Real Estate Investment Advisory and Distribution Business of Black Creek Group, United States in May 2021.

Ares News

June 14, 2021CompanyNews HQ

Private equity firms launch acquisitive new wealth manager

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 | BUSINESS NEWS Private equity firms Maven Capital Partners and Ares Management have... See more »
June 14, 2021City A.M.

Maven Capital and Ares aim for 30bn AUM tie-up to disrupt wealth management space

Private equity firms Maven Capital Partners and Ares Management have teamed up with a family office t... See more »
June 9, 2021MarketScreener

to Present at the Morgan Stanley U.S. Financials, Payments & CRE Conference

(marketscreener.com) Ares Management Corporation announced today that its Chief Executive Officer and... See more »
June 9, 2021India Infoline

Religare Enterprises approves Rs570cr fundraise via preferential issue

The funds raised would be primary utilized as growth capital for investment in its subsidiaries busin... See more »
June 3, 2021ABF Journal

Ares Management Completes Acquisition of Landmark Partners

Ares Management completed its previously disclosed acquisition of Landmark Partners, an investor in a... See more »
June 2, 2021Global Legal Chronicle

Ares Capital Europe V's 11.0 Billion Fundraising

Kirkland & Ellis advised Ares Management Corporation on the deal. Ares Management Corporation ("Ares"... See more »

Ares Press Releases

December 18, 2020Business Wire

Ares Management Corporation and Aspida Announce the Closing of F&G Reinsurance Acquisition

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ares Management Corporation ("Ares") (NYSE: ARES) and its indirect subs... See more »
November 23, 2020PR Newswire

GI Partners Announces Acquisition of Valet Living

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- GI Partners, a leading private investment firm, announce... See more »
October 19, 2020Business Wire

Halper Sadeh LLP Announces Investigation Into Whether the Sale of Front Yard Residential Corporation Is Fair to Shareholders; Investors Are Encouraged to Contact the Firm - RESI

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Halper Sadeh LLP, a global investor rights law firm, is investigating whet... See more »
October 19, 2020PR Newswire

Rowley Law PLLC is Investigating Proposed Acquisition of Front Yard Residential Corp.

NEW YORK, Oct. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Rowley Law PLLC is investigating potential securities law vio... See more »
September 30, 2020Business Wire

Ares Management Corporation Announces Agreement by Aspida to Acquire F&G Reinsurance Ltd from FGL Holdings

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ares Management Corporation ("Ares") (NYSE: ARES) and its indirect subs... See more »
August 19, 2020WebWire

Bombardier Announces Closing of Senior Secured Credit Facility

Bombardier (TSX: BBD.B) announced today that it has successfully closed the previously announced thre... See more »
July 14, 2020Business Wire

Ares Management, Cyrus, and Keyframe Partner with Wunder Capital to Invest in the U.S. Commercial Solar Market

NEW YORK & BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #Energy--Wunder Capital ("Wunder"), the nation's leader ... See more »

Ares Videos

January 13, 2017Ares Management Vimeo Channel

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October 31, 2016Ares Management Vimeo Channel

"Tony Ressler at Bloomberg Markets 2016: Taking an LP Perspective on Current Markets" on VIMEO

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February 12, 2016Ares Management Vimeo Channel

"ARES - VIDEO 4 PLATFORM GLOBAL REACH 2016 H264" on VIMEO

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December 17, 2014ARES MANAGEMENT VIMEO CHANNEL

"Ares Infrastructure Final VIMEO 120814" on VIMEO

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Ares Headquarters

2000 Avenue of the Stars 12th Floor

Los Angeles, California90067

310-201-4100

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Overview

Ares is an asset management company that focuses on private equity, direct lending, tradable credit and real estate services. Ares was founded in 1997. Ares' headquarters is located in Los Angeles, California, USA 90067. It has raised 54.6B in 12 roun...

CEO

Ares's CEO, Michael J Arougheti, currently has an approval rating of 80%. Ares's primary competitors are Carlyle, Metric Capital & Hercules Capital, Inc..

Frequently Asked Questions about Ares

  1. When was Ares founded?

    Ares was founded in 1997
  2. Who is Ares's CEO?

    Ares's CEO is Michael J Arougheti
  3. How much revenue does Ares generate?

    Ares generates $2.4B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Ares have?

    Ares has historically raised $54.6B in funding
  5. Where is Ares's headquarters?

    Ares's headquarters is in Los Angeles California, USA
  1. How many employees does Ares have?

    Ares has 1,100 employees
  2. What sector does Ares operate in?

    Ares is in Investment Banking & Brokerage
  3. Who are Ares's competitors?

    Ares's top competitors are Carlyle, Metric Capital , Hercules Capital, Inc.
  4. Who has Ares invested in?

    Ares's has invested in companies such as The Investment Management Corporation of Ontario, Survitec, FF