Blackstreet Capital investment criteria are as follows:

  • Company revenues up to $150 million (“Lower Middle Market”)
  • Initial equity investment up to $15 million (larger investments accomplished through co-investment of limited partners)
  • Total enterprise value up to $75 million
  • Control investments (a minimum of 51% of the voting stock)
  • Open to equity investment by management alongside Blackstreet Capital, in addition to performance-based compensation and equity incentives (though not required)
  • Flexible structures created to fit the needs of the portfolio company (common equity, preferred equity and/or subordinated debt with warrants or equity participation features)