Capitala Group (Capitala) is an asset management firm that has been providing private credit and private equity capital to lower middle-market small businesses throughout North America for over twenty years. Since our inception in 1998, Capitala has invested over $2.2 billion in small businesses and strives to make an impact through responsible investing and a unified mission to support social impact initiatives.

Why should banks invest in SBIC funds?

  • Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) Credit
  • Distributions – 18% Net IRR through four prior SBIC Funds*
  • Co-Investment Opportunities

To learn more about Capitala Group and our commitment to helping small businesses, please visit our website at or reach out to Steve Arnall at

*Net IRR disclosed is based on a weighted average net IRR for each Legacy SBIC fund weighted on the basis of dollars deployed.

This endorsement by the NCBA may not be representative of all experiences with Capitala Private Advisors, LLC or their investors. This endorsement was unpaid and not from an actual investor of Capitala Private Advisors, LLC.

Primary Contact

Capitala Group
Steve Arnall, President & Chief Operating Officer