CHICAGO, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On February 14, 2014, funds managed by an institutional investment advisor purchased 1,016,000 shares of Golub Capital BDC, Inc. (the "Company") in a block trade from a fund for which Golub Capital LLC serves as adviser, Golub Capital Company VI LLC. In addition, in two separate block trades, Golub Capital Company VI LLC sold 64,000 shares to an investment vehicle for which GC Advisors serves as a sub advisor and sold 55,583 shares to Golub Capital Employee Grant Program Rabbi Trust (the "Rabbi Trust"). The shares purchased by the Rabbi Trust were for the purpose of awarding equity incentive compensation to employees of Golub Capital. None of the shares purchased or sold were owned directly by David B. Golub and Lawrence E. Golub or any other employee of Golub Capital. The sale of shares was reported on Form 4s filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on February 18, 2014.
ABOUT GOLUB CAPITAL BDC, INC.
Golub Capital BDC, Inc. invests primarily in senior secured, one stop, second lien and subordinated loans of, and warrants and minority equity securities in, middle-market companies that are, in most cases, sponsored by private equity investors. Golub Capital BDC, Inc.'s investment activities are managed by its investment adviser, GC Advisors LLC, an affiliate of the Golub Capital group of companies ("Golub Capital").
ABOUT GOLUB CAPITAL
With over $8 billion of capital under management, Golub Capital is a leading provider of financing solutions for the middle market, including one-loan financings (through the firm's proprietary MiniGOLD, GOLD, and MegaGOLD facilities), senior, second lien, and subordinated debt, preferred stock and co-investment equity. The firm underwrites and syndicates senior credit facilities up to $300 million. Golub Capital's hold sizes range up to $250 million per transaction.
Golub Capital has been a "Top 3" Traditional Middle Market Bookrunner each year from 2008 through 4Q 2013 for senior secured loans of up to $100 million for leveraged buyouts (according to Thomson Reuters LPC; based on number of deals completed). In 2013, Golub Capital was awarded Finance Monthly's Global Awards 2013 "Credit Asset Manager of the Year," and DealMakers M&A Awards 2013 "Middle Market Lender of the Year." In 2012, Golub Capital was awarded Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) New York Champion's Award for "Senior Lender Firm of the Year" and the M&A Advisor award for "Lender Firm of the Year." Golub Capital is a national firm with principal offices in Chicago and New York. For more information, please visit the firm's website at www.golubcapital.com.
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