Telecommunications Financing Sources

SOURCE LOAN CATEGORY LOAN AMOUNT (dollars)
BANKCAL - The Bank of California, NA
P.O. Box 45000
San Francisco, CA 94145
415/765-2706
Cable, Cellular Telephones, Fiber Optics, Satellite, Radio, Television, and other telecommunications areas $10 to $20 million
Bear Stearns (Investment Bank)
245 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10167
212/272-6050
Radio, television, and cable acquisitions and mergers Unavailable
Broadcast Capital, Inc.
1700 K Street, N.W.
Suite 403
Washington, DC 20006
202-496-9250 Tel
202-496-9259 Fax
Broadcap@aol.com
Contact: Rekha C. Henderson
Communications and Technology $250,000 to $500,000
TSG Capital Group
177 Broad St.,12th Floor
Stamford, Connecticut 06901
203/541-1500
All telecommunications properties Minimum $250,000
BankOne
1 Bank One Plaza, IL1-0629
Chicago, IL 60670
Contact: Richard Elmendorf
312/732-6950
Cable, Cellular Telephones, Local Exchange Carriers, Long Distance Telephones, Radio Common Carrier, Radio and Television Unavailable
Greater Philadelphia Venture Capital Corporation
351 East Conestoga
Wayne, Pennsylvania 19087
Contact: Fred Choate
610/688-6829
All telecommunications properties. Limited to broadcast properties in the Philadelphia area owned and controlled by a minority Maximum $200,000
Opportunity Capital Corp.
2201 Walnut Avenue
Suite 210
Freemont, CA 94538
Contact: Lewis Byrd 510/795-7000
All telecommunications properties Minimum $1 million
Syndicated Communications, Inc. (SYNCOM)
8401 Colesville Road
Silver Spring, MD 2910
Contact: Terry Jones
301/608-3203
All telecommunications and media properties $100,000 to $3.5 million
New Markets Equity Funds
1300 Pennsylvania Ave., NW
Washington, DC
Contact: Millicent Hodge
202/484-8454
Equity loans to low and moderate income telecommunications businesses in urban and rural areas $3 to $10 million
Constellation Ventures
437 Madison Avenue, 9th Fl.
New York, NY 10022
212/272-3841
Media, communications and technology companies $2 to $5 million
Generation Partners
551 Fifth Ave., Suite 3100
New York, NY 10176
212/450-8500
Media, telecom, and others Unavailable
Highland Capital Partners
2 International Place
Suite 257
New York, NY 10019
212/649-2000
Communications, media, and others Unavailable
InterEquity Capital Partners
220 Fifth Ave, 17th Fl.
New York, NY 10001
212/779-2022
Communications, media, and others Unavailable
Oak Investments
One Gorhand Island
Westport, CT 06880
203/226-8346
Internet, telecommunications and software $2 to $15 million
Signal Equity Partners
10 E. 53rd. St, 32nd Fl.
New York, NY 10022
212/872-1180
Telecom, media, and others $3 to $6 million
Toronto Dominion Capital
31 W. 52nd St., 20th Fl.
New York, NY 10019
212/827/7760
Media and communications, others $2 to $10 million
Waller-Sutton Media Partners
1 Rockefeller Plaza
Suite 3300
New York, NY 10128
212/218/4350
Media, communications, and internet industries Unavailable