Allied Enters Huddle House

Allied Capital is committing $124.1 million to sponsor the management buyout of Huddle House Inc., a Scottsdale, Ga.-based franchisor of more than 400 family dining restaurants. Allied's participation took the form of a senior revolving credit facility, a senior term loan, senior subordinated notes and a majority of the common equity. Huddle House senior management also participated. www.alliedcapital.com www.huddlehouse.com