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Strategies / Credit


As a financing partner to enterprise software, data and technology-enabled businesses, we offer a variety of flexible credit solutions to both the private and broadly syndicated markets. Investing across the capital structure, we bring a solutions-oriented approach and strive for speed and certainty in our engagements. We work with independent and private capital-backed companies with leading business-to-business technology solutions. Our strategy is disciplined, yet flexible, allowing us to pursue investments across multiple sourcing channels to identify the best opportunities.


Since its formation in 2013, our credit investment strategy has deployed over
$8.6 billion and grown to $6.4 billion
assets under management.


assets deployed


unique private equity partners


investments since inception


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Unparalleled Industry Experience

Our senior leadership and investment team consist of experienced credit professionals who have spent their careers sourcing, underwriting, executing and managing credit portfolios for market-leading institutions. Our approach leverages proprietary insights and deep relationships within enterprise software. We provide tailored capital solutions and bring additional resources and institutional knowledge to those we partner with.

FounderDirect Capital Solutions

Vista’s growing FounderDirect offering helps the founders of private, non-sponsor owned companies through a variety of credit solutions. This FounderDirect lending channel offers those seeking less dilutive growth capital the resources and expertise for continued investment in their business. Founders benefit from access to the Vista network and a depth of expertise born from our singular focus on enterprise software.

"In a sea of undifferentiated credit products, Vista Credit Partners is truly unique – their combination of operational expertise, financial savvy and strategic thinking set them apart."

Benjamin Wayne, Founder and CEO, Callisto Media

"Vista Credit Partners’ alignment with our vision, knowledge of the enterprise software market, and the speed and certainty they brought to the table made them an ideal financing partner."

Ariel Cohen, Co-founder and CEO, TripActions

"I'm confident our partnership with Vista will help us advance our technology platform that powers connections between hobbyists, publishers, retailers and manufacturers at every point of their journey."

Chedy Hampson, Founder and CEO, TCGplayer

"VCP partners with great Founders and CEOs to help innovative technology companies meet their goals. We are both strategic financing partners and domain experts who can bring fresh ideas. The power of the Vista platform cannot be overstated. "

David Flannery, Senior Managing Director & President of Vista Credit Partners

Updater Secures $215 Million Investment from Vista Credit Partners

Financing Provided by Vista Credit Partners

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C2FO Achieves Record Growth in 2021, Funding $54.7 Billion In Accelerated Payments

Financing Provided by Vista Credit Partners

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aptihealth Raises $50 Million Series B to Scale Higher Acuity Behavioral Healthcare Services

Financing Provided by Vista Credit Partners

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Vista Credit Partners Closes Latest Flagship Credit Fund at $2.3BN

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TCGplayer Secures $35 Million Growth Financing

Provided by Vista Credit Partners

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Rocket Lawyer Announces $223 Million Growth Investment

Financing Provided by Vista Credit Partners


Premise Data Raises $85 Million

Financing Provided by Vista Credit Partners

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TripActions Raises $125M Convertible-to-IPO Financing

Financing Provided by Vista Credit Partners

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Vista Credit Partners Announces $175 Million Global Recapitalization of Meltwater

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