NEW YORK, May 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Owl Rock Technology Finance Corp. (the "Company") announced today that, due to the novel strain of coronavirus known as "COVID-19" and related health and travel concerns, it has determined not to hold an in-person 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the "Meeting"). In an effort to protect the health and well-being of its shareholders, the Company has determined to hold the Meeting in a virtual format on June 8, 2020 at 9:30 a.m., Eastern Time.
As disclosed in our original proxy materials for the Meeting, shareholders are entitled to participate in the Meeting if such shareholders were shareholders of record at the close of business on April 13, 2020.
Shareholders can participate in the Meeting virtually via http://www.virtualshareholdermeeting.com/ORTF2020.
Whether or not a shareholder plans to attend the Meeting by virtual means, the Company urges its shareholders to vote and submit their proxy in advance of the Meeting by one of the methods described in the proxy statement.
About Owl Rock Technology Finance Corp.
Owl Rock Technology Finance Corp. (ORTF) is a specialty finance company focused on making debt and equity investments in technology-related companies based primarily in the United States. As of March 31, 2020, ORTF had investments in 34 portfolio companies with an aggregate fair value of $1.8 billion. ORTF has elected to be regulated as a business development company under the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended. ORTF is externally managed by Owl Rock Technology Advisors LLC, an SEC-registered investment adviser that is an affiliate of Owl Rock Capital Partners. Owl Rock Capital Partners, together with its subsidiaries, is a New York based direct lending platform with approximately $17.3 billion of assets under management as of March 31, 2020.
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