CHICAGO, Jan. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- On December 31, 2012, two investment vehicles for which GC Advisors LLC serves as sub-adviser purchased an aggregate of 977,988 shares of Golub Capital BDC, Inc. (the "Company") in block trades with a fund for which GC Advisors LLC serves as adviser, Golub Capital Company IV, LLC. In addition, Golub Capital Employee Grant Program Rabbi Trust and GCI Development LLC purchased an aggregate of 238,995 shares of the Company in block trades with Golub Capital Company IV, LLC. These shares were purchased for the purpose of awarding equity incentive compensation to employees of Golub Capital.
None of the shares purchased or sold was owned directly by David B. Golub or Lawrence E. Golub, although each holds a small indirect pecuniary interest in Golub Capital Company IV, LLC. The sale of shares in connection with these transactions was reported on Form 4s filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on January 3, 2013.
ABOUT GOLUB CAPITAL BDC, INC.
Golub Capital BDC, Inc. (NASDAQ: GBDC, www.golubcapitalbdc.com) principally invests in senior secured, one stop, mezzanine and second lien loans of 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 $7 billion of capital under management, Golub Capital is a leading provider of financing solutions for the middle market, including one stop financings (through the firm's proprietary GOLD and MEGA GOLD facilities), senior, second lien, and subordinated debt, preferred stock and co-investment equity. The firm underwrites and syndicates senior credit facilities up to $250 million. Golub Capital's hold sizes range up to $200 million per transaction.
Golub Capital has been a Top 3 Traditional Middle Market Bookrunner each year from 2008 through 3Q 2012 for senior secured loans of up to $100 million for leveraged buyouts (according to Thomson Reuters LPC and internal data; based on number of deals). In 2012, Golub Capital was awarded the ACG New York Champion's Award for "Senior Lender Firm of the Year" and "Lender Firm of the Year" by the M&A Advisor. 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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