NEW YORK, NY – May 1, 2017 – As of May 1st, Metropolitan Equity Partners Management will formally change its name to Metropolitan Partners Group, to accurately reflect the Firm’s investment strategy as a direct lender.

“We are pleased to be unveiling our new brand and marketing presence,” said Paul Lisiak, the Firm’s Managing Partner. “We wanted to develop an updated brand that more completely aligned with our mission and the services that we provide for both our borrowers and investors.”

Along with the name change, Metropolitan Equity Partners will adopt the Metropolitan Partners Group brand identity. All future business activity will be conducted under the new name.

To find out more about Metropolitan, please visit the Metropolitan Partners Group website:


About Metropolitan Partners Group:

Metropolitan Partners Group is a direct-lending fund manager that provides senior-secured, transitional capital to small and mid-sized businesses in the U.S. that have not had an institutional investor, are going through a period of growth and require additional capital in order to achieve scale.  The firm provides short-term loans of $5 million to $25 million to fundamentally sound companies with a typical loan term of 12 to 36 months.  Since its inception in 2008, Metropolitan has deployed more than $600 million of capital and completed over 60 investments with companies across several business sectors, including specialty finance, local infrastructure, telecom, heavy equipment, niche manufacturing and automation.


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