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Allied Capital Corporation

Allied Capital Corporation

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Allied Capital
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Founding Date
1958

Allied Capital was an equity investment firm with a track record of generating remarkable returns for its investors. It had a favored record of paying stable, increasing dividends from its core business of making mezzanine or junk loans to small businesses. The firm gained when hedge fund superstar David Einhorn spoke about its accounting irregularities in a speech at the Sohn Investment Conference in 2002.