American Capital Will Report Q3 2011 Results on November 1

Shareholder Call Scheduled for November 2

Oct 12, 2011, 12:00 ET from American Capital, Ltd.

BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- American Capital Ltd. (Nasdaq: ACAS) announced today it will report third quarter 2011 earnings after market close on November 1, 2011.  Members of the Company's senior management team will discuss the quarter on a conference call to be held on November 2, 2011 at 11:00 am ET.  Shareholders, prospective shareholders, analysts and other interested persons may access the call through a live webcast, free of charge, at, or by dialing (877) 569-8701 (U.S. domestic) or (574) 941-7382 (international).  All callers are asked to dial in 10-15 minutes prior to the call to register.  Please provide the operator with the conference ID number 16825455.  Callers who do not plan on asking a question and have access to the internet are asked to utilize the webcast.

A slide presentation will accompany the shareholder call and will be available at  Select the Q3 2011 Earnings Presentation link to download and print the presentation in advance of the shareholder call.

An archived audio replay of the shareholder call combined with the slide presentation will be made available on our website after the call on November 2.  In addition, there will be a phone recording available from 4:00 pm ET November 2 until 11:59 pm ET November 16.  If you are interested in hearing the recording of the presentation, please access it for free on our website or dial (855) 859-2056 (U.S. domestic) or (404) 537-3406 (international).  The access code for both domestic and international callers is 16825455.

For further information, please contact Investor Relations at (301) 951-5917 or


American Capital is a publicly traded private equity firm and global asset manager. American Capital, both directly and through its asset management business, originates, underwrites and manages investments in middle market private equity, leveraged finance, real estate and structured products.  Founded in 1986, American Capital has $52 billion in assets under management and eight offices in the U.S., Europe and Asia.  American Capital and its affiliates will consider investment opportunities from $10 million to $300 million. For further information, please refer to

Contact: Investors - (301) 951-5917

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