Ares Management Corporation is an alternative investment manager. The Company offers its investors a range of investment strategies. The Company segments include Credit Group, Private Equity Group, Real Assets Group, Secondaries Group and Other. The Company’s Credit Group segment manages credit strategies across the liquid and illiquid spectrum, including syndicated loans, high-yield bonds, multi-asset credit, alternative credit investments and direct lending. The Private Equity Group segment categorizes its investment strategies as corporate private equity and special opportunities. Its Real Assets Group segment manages equity and debt strategies across real estate and infrastructure investments. Its Secondaries Group segment invests in secondary markets across a range of alternative asset class strategies, including private equity, real estate and infrastructure. The Company’s specialty finance loan portfolio includes consumer loans, small business loans and auto loans, among others.