Experienced management team
Certainty and speed
Reliable and trusted partner
Flexible and creative solutions
Strong technologically enabled platform
Our value-add is driven by our extensive experience and our team’s dedication to supporting the growth of our portfolio companies.
We offer companies the most flexible approach to financing and take pride in quick decision making. Our team delivers creative solutions to complex challenges through disciplined and focused approach. We work with each company to create an individualized structure that best meets the needs of that business and the objectives of its stakeholders.
Our flat organization structure allows easy access to our team members. We take a personalized approach to the business and spend time in learning more about each company and its management team. It allows superior attention of our management team to each situation.
We provide institutional level execution and have built a robust platform to provide transparent reporting. We are technologically enabled to work with different vendors of our portfolio companies for efficient financial reporting.
In addition to providing capital, we seek to help create meaningful value for our portfolio companies and proactively share our industry knowledge and network.
Vantage has a special expertise in providing financing to Energy Service Companies (“ESCOs”) in the deregulated power and natural gas markets. We understand the complexity and unique challenges faced by companies in this industry.
Vantage has a distinct ability to finance ESCOs at different stages of their business cycles. We leverage our expertise to being a value-added partner. Our clients appreciate our flexible investment approach and our ability to close and fund transactions quickly.
The financing is structured as the first lien credit enhancement facility to finance working capital and collateral requirements from wholesale suppliers and local distribution companies. ESCOs benefit from extended payment terms and the ability to contract with multiple suppliers.
ESCO Company Types
Start-up to more mature companies
Power and Natural Gas suppliers
Focus on strong business model and experienced management team
Support all end customer types from large commercial to small residential
All product types, including any variation of fixed and variable priced customers
Vantage supports small and medium sized companies with customized financing solutions throughout the United States.
We seek to partner with high-quality management teams with a proven track record.
$5 million to $50 million
2 – 5 Years
Receivables, Inventory, Customer contracts, Third party deposits in the energy industry, etc.
Senior secured revolving credit facilities and term loans
Energy related, but flexible about other industries as well
Credit support for ISDA exposures
Access to retail load
No balance sheet impact
No term commitment
Outsourced operational oversight
Customized working capital solutions
Independent control of energy supply
Transparent pricing structure
Leverage our industry network
Access to fixed price supply
Vantage Commodities Financial Services
214 West 29th Street, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10001
Vantage provides bespoke financing solutions for any combination of the following working capital needs:
Receivables (Billed and Unbilled)
Third party deposits (including deposits for suppliers, utilities, PUCs, and other related parties)
Energy supply, including mark to market.
Natural gas related (pipeline deposits, natural gas inventory, etc.)
Structured Lending Solutions