SANTA MONICA, Calif.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--TCP Capital Corp. (NASDAQ: TCPC), a business development company ("BDC"), today announced that it has amended its $116 million revolving credit facility with Wells Fargo Securities, LLC (“Wells Fargo”), as administrative agent and arranger, to extend the maturity date from July 31, 2014 to July 31, 2016. Borrowings under this credit facility will continue to bear interest at a rate of LIBOR plus 0.44% per annum through July 31, 2014, and at a rate of LIBOR plus 2.50% per annum for periods after July 31, 2014 through the maturity date of the facility.
“We are extremely pleased to extend our longstanding credit relationship with our Wells Fargo-led syndicate. We have retained our highly attractive credit facility, and the extended maturity assures us continued access to debt capital in order to fund the growth of our portfolio.”
TCP Capital Corp.'s Chairman and CEO Howard Levkowitz stated, “We are extremely pleased to extend our longstanding credit relationship with our Wells Fargo-led syndicate. We have retained our highly attractive credit facility, and the extended maturity assures us continued access to debt capital in order to fund the growth of our portfolio.”
About TCP Capital Corp.
TCP Capital Corp. (NASDAQ: TCPC) is a specialty finance company focused on performing credit lending to middle-market companies with established market positions. TCPC focuses on companies with differentiated products and strong regional or national operations and where it has deep industry knowledge and expertise. TCPC’s investment objective is to seek to achieve high total returns through current income and capital appreciation, with an emphasis on principal protection. TCPC is a publicly-traded business development company, or BDC, regulated under the Investment Company Act of 1940 and is externally managed by its advisor, Tennenbaum Capital Partners, LLC, a leading alternative investment manager. For more information, visit www.tcpcapital.com.
Prospective investors considering an investment in TCP Capital Corp. should consider the investment objectives, risks and expenses of the company carefully before investing. This information and other information about the company are available in the company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"). Copies are available on the SEC's website at www.sec.gov and the company's website at www.tcpcapital.com. Prospective investors should read these materials carefully before investing.
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