PennantPark Floating Rate Capital Ltd. Upsizes Credit Facility to $350 Million
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Oct 19, 2015) - PennantPark Floating Rate Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ: PFLT) announced that on October 16, 2015, it increased the size of its Credit Facility from $290 million to $350 million. All other terms remain unchanged including our interest rate at LIBOR plus 200 basis points. SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc. and Capital One, N.A. are joint lead arrangers in connection with the Credit Facility.
"We are pleased to have upsized our Credit Facility and it nicely complements our permanent equity base, which increased after our acquisition of MCG Capital Corporation. We are delighted to have received strong support from existing lenders and welcome the new relationships who have joined our growing list of lending partners," said Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Arthur H. Penn.
The Credit Facility is secured by all of the assets held by PennantPark Floating Rate Funding I, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company, and includes customary covenants, including minimum asset coverage and minimum equity requirements.
ABOUT PENNANTPARK FLOATING RATE CAPITAL LTD.
PennantPark Floating Rate Capital Ltd. is a business development company which primarily invests in U.S. middle-market private companies in the form of floating rate senior secured loans. From time to time, the Company may also invest in mezzanine debt and equity investments. PennantPark Floating Rate Capital Ltd. is managed by PennantPark Investment Advisers, LLC.
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