Distressed Securities and Assets

The Firm has been active in distressed investing since its founding in 1992. With an average tenure at Cerberus of over ten years, the Firm’s distressed investment professionals are among the most experienced and respected in the industry.

Cerberus invests across the entire capital structure in both debt and equity. The Firm invests in senior and subordinated, secured and unsecured debt and equity, in both public and private large-cap and middle-market companies.

Through its investments in distressed debt and equity, Cerberus provides liquidity to investors seeking to exit troubled situations. The Cerberus distressed team works closely with the Firm’s operations professionals to gain a deep understanding of operational issues and challenges facing troubled companies.

As an investor in distressed debt, Cerberus brings flexibility and creativity to the restructuring process and seeks to be a constructive force, often working closely with management and business owners to craft solutions that maximize the potential for business success.

Cerberus funds also invest in mortgage-backed securities, asset-backed securities, collateralized debt, loan obligations and other pools of distressed assets.