Horizon Technology Finance to Participate in the UBS Global Financial Services Conference

May 01, 2013, 16:05 ET from Horizon Technology Finance Corporation

FARMINGTON, Conn., May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Horizon Technology Finance Corporation (Nasdaq: HRZN) (the "Company" or "Horizon"), a leading specialty finance company that provides secured loans to venture capital and private equity backed development-stage companies in the technology, life science, healthcare information and services, and clean-tech industries, today announced that Robert D. Pomeroy, Jr., Chairman and Chief Executive Officer and Christopher M. Mathieu, Chief Financial Officer of Horizon, will participate in one-on-one investor meetings at the UBS Global Financial Services Conference on Tuesday, May 14, 2013. The conference, which will be held at Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan, will consist of one-on-one and small group meetings. One-on-one meetings can be arranged through UBS.

About Horizon Technology Finance Corporation Horizon Technology Finance Corporation is a business development company that provides secured loans to development-stage companies backed by established venture capital and private equity firms within the technology, life science, healthcare information and services, and clean-tech industries. The investment objective of Horizon Technology Finance is to maximize total risk-adjusted returns by generating current income from a portfolio of directly originated secured loans as well as capital appreciation from warrants to purchase the equity of portfolio companies. Headquartered in Farmington, Connecticut, with regional offices in Walnut Creek, California and Reston, Virginia, the Company is externally managed by its investment advisor, Horizon Technology Finance Management LLC. Horizon's common stock trades on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol "HRZN." In addition, the Company's 7.375% Senior Notes due 2019 trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol "HTF." To learn more, please visit www.horizontechnologyfinancecorp.com.

Forward-Looking Statements Statements included herein may constitute "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Statements other than statements of historical facts included in this press release may constitute forward-looking statements and are not guarantees of future performance, condition or results and involve a number of risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements as a result of a number of factors, including those described from time to time in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company undertakes no duty to update any forward-looking statement made herein. All forward-looking statements speak only as of the date of this press release.

Horizon Technology Finance Corporation 

Investor Relations and Media Contacts:

Christopher M. Mathieu                           

The IGB Group

Chief Financial Officer                              

Michael Cimini / Leon Berman

(860) 676-8653                                         

(212) 477-8261 / (212) 477-8438


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