NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TPG Specialty Lending, Inc. (NYSE: TSLX, “TSL”) announced today that all 1,050,000 shares of its common stock, par value $0.01 (the “Common Stock”), subject to the over-allotment option granted to the underwriters in connection with TSL’s initial public offering, have been issued. The closing of the initial public offering occurred on March 26, 2014.
J.P. Morgan; BofA Merrill Lynch; Goldman, Sachs & Co.; Citigroup; Wells Fargo Securities and Barclays acted as joint book-running managers for the initial public offering. TPG Capital BD, LLC; Janney Montgomery Scott and JMP Securities acted as co-managers.
ABOUT TPG SPECIALTY LENDING, INC.
TSL is a specialty finance company focused on lending to middle-market companies. TSL seeks to generate current income primarily in U.S.-domiciled middle-market companies through direct originations of senior secured loans and, to a lesser extent, originations of mezzanine loans and investments in corporate bonds and equity securities. TSL has elected to be regulated as a business development company, or a BDC, under the Investment Company Act of 1940 and the rules and regulations promulgated thereunder. TSL is externally managed by TSL Advisers, LLC, an SEC-registered investment adviser. TSL leverages the deep investment, sector, and operating resources of TPG Special Situations Partners, the dedicated special situations and credit platform of TPG, with over $8.5 billion of assets under management, and the broader TPG platform, a leading global private investment firm with over $59 billion of assets under management, each as of December 31, 2013, as adjusted for commitments accepted on January 2, 2014. For more information, visit www.tpgspecialtylending.com.
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