Gladstone Investment Announces Renewal on Line of Credit


Gladstone Investment Corp. (NASDAQ:GAIN) (the "Company") announced today that the Company has renewed its credit facility agreement arranged by Deutsche Bank, A.G. as administrative agent through its subsidiary Gladstone Business Investment LLC. The facility will mature on April 16, 2009 and provides Gladstone Investment with a revolving credit facility to make loans and investments in small and middle market businesses. Deutsche Bank is providing $125 million of credit and the Company is working with other lenders to increase the facility to $200 million. Advances under the credit facility will generally bear interest at the commercial paper rate plus 3.5% per annum, with a commitment fee of 0.75% per annum on the undrawn amounts. There was no fee in connection with this renewal.

Gladstone Investment Corporation is an investment company that seeks to achieve returns of current income from senior, subordinated and mezzanine debt, and capital gains from preferred stock and warrants to purchase common stock in connection with buyouts and recapitalizations of small and mid-sized companies. For more information please visit our website at

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Source: Gladstone Investment Corp.