The Ninepoint Canadian Senior Debt Fund returned +0.65% in April bringing its year-to-date performance to +2.50 % (Series F). The current loan portfolio outstanding is ~$130MM.
We are pleased to announce that we closed loans 10 and 11 in the portfolio through April.
Loan 10 is a $13MM credit facility, that has the ability to increase by an additional $10mm, to a Virginia based company specializing in a broad range of defense products and risk management services. The company is the sole provider for military distribution for 12 countries. The company has secured prime US government contracts to supply defense products, training and risk consulting services over the next few years. Our loan is secured by take or pay purchase orders with international orders supported by a letter of credit that provides 100% coverage on our principal along with accrued fees. Total LTV including boot collateral of existing accounts receivable is ~62%. Projected annual IRR on this loan is ~13.2%.
Loan 11 is a $8MM credit facility to a Toronto-based, family-owned, food manufacturer in the sauce and condiment space. The new management team have extensive experience in the food industry and have made significant progress to increase production efficiencies. LTV for the loan including boot collateral is ~32% secured by senior positions on accounts receivable, inventory and machinery & equipment. Projected annual IRR on this loan is ~13.8%.
On the Fund level, we ended the month of April with 11 loans in the portfolio with a projected annualized IRR of ~13% on deployed capital and a ~4% cash weight. Also, important to note that exposure to our largest Loan is now down to ~22%. We have built a well-diversified portfolio, as demonstrated in the figures below, and are positioned to hit target run rate performance.
Overview as at April 30, 2019
Source: Waygar Capital Inc
We thank all our investors for their support and look forward providing you with consistent positive monthly returns through 2019.
President & CEO
Waygar Capital Inc.
Loan Consultant to the Fund
Ninepoint Partners LP is the investment manager to the Ninepoint Funds (collectively, the “Funds”).
1As at April 30, 2019. All returns and fund details are a) based on Series F units; b) net of fees; c) annualized if period is greater than one year; d) as at April 30, 2019.
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