Corporate Profile

Ares Commercial Real Estate Corporation ("ACRE") (NYSE:ACRE) is a specialty finance company primarily engaged in originating and investing in commercial real estate loans and related investments. Through its national direct origination platform, ACRE provides a broad offering of flexible financing solutions for commercial real estate owners and operators. ACRE elected and qualified to be taxed as a real estate investment trust and is externally managed by a subsidiary of Ares Management Corporation, a publicly traded, leading global alternative investment manager with approximately $262 billion(1) of assets under management as of June 30, 2021.

1. Includes approximately $13.7 billion of AUM as of June 30, 2021 including for the acquisition of Black Creek Group, which closed on July 1, 2021.