NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--THL Credit Senior Loan Fund (the “Fund”) (NYSE: TSLF) today announced the declaration of its monthly distribution of $0.096 per common share, payable September 29, 2017. Based on the Fund’s current share price of $17.60 as of its close on September 8, 2017, the distribution represents an annualized yield of 5.66%. The Fund seeks to pay stable distributions at rates that reflect net investment income earned and realized gains, among other factors. The distribution level announced today reflects the current alignment of the Fund’s distribution rate with its current net investment income and realized gains.
Information regarding the distribution rate is included for informational purposes only and is not necessarily indicative of future results, the achievement of which cannot be assured. The distribution rate should not be considered the yield or total return on an investment in the Fund.
|The following dates apply to this distribution:|
|Ex-Dividend Date:||September 15, 2017|
|Record Date:||September 18, 2017|
|Payable Date:||September 29, 2017|
A portion of each distribution may be treated as paid from sources other than undistributed net investment income, including but not limited to short-term capital gain, long-term capital gain or return of capital. As required by Section 19(a) of the Investment Company Act of 1940, a notice will be distributed to the Fund’s stockholders in the event that a portion of a monthly distribution is derived from sources other than undistributed net investment income. In January or February of each year, investors will be sent a Form 1099-DIV for the previous calendar year that will define how to report these distributions for federal income tax purposes.
The Fund today also announced that it will hold an investor call on Thursday September 14, 2017 at 4:00 pm ET to discuss its business outlook. Brian Good, Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager of THL Credit Advisors LLC, the Fund’s subadvisor, and Steven Baffico, CEO of Four Wood Capital Advisors LLC, the Fund’s investment advisor, will host the call.
The conference call can be accessed by dialing 877-845-8992, conference ID 35670428. A replay of the live broadcast will be available by dialing 855-859-2056, conference ID 35670428 through October 14, 2017 at 5:00 pm ET.
The Fund has posted its June 30, 2017 Semi-Annual Report to its website at http://fwcapitaladvisors.com/tslf, and it will post its June 30, 2017 quarterly fact sheet to its website prior to the call.
The investment return, price, yields, market value and net asset value (NAV) of the Fund’s shares will fluctuate with market conditions, and it is possible to lose money by investing in the Fund. Closed-end funds frequently trade at a discount to NAV, which may increase the investor’s risk of loss. There is no assurance that the Fund will meet its investment objective.
Investment return and principal value will fluctuate. Past performance is not a guarantee of future results.
THL Credit Senior Loan Fund
The Fund is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company that is advised by Four Wood Capital Advisors LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Four Wood Capital Partners LLC, and subadvised by THL Credit Advisors LLC. The Fund’s investment objective is to provide current income and preservation of capital primarily through investments in U.S. dollar denominated senior secured corporate loans and notes (“Bank Loans”). There can be no assurance that the Fund will achieve its investment objectives.
About Four Wood Capital Advisors LLC
Four Wood Capital Advisors LLC (“FWCA”) is the Fund’s investment adviser and is registered with the U.S. Securities Exchange Commission as an investment adviser. FWCA is a New York limited liability company formed in June 2012 to provide investment management and advisory services to registered investment companies and institutional investors. FWCA is a wholly owned subsidiary of Four Wood Capital Partners LLC.
About THL Credit Advisors LLC
THL Credit Advisors LLC (“THL Credit”) is an alternative credit investment manager for both direct lending and broadly syndicated investments through public and private vehicles, collateralized loan obligations, separately managed accounts and co-mingled funds. THL Credit maintains a variety of advisory or sub-advisory relationships across its investment platform, including THL Credit, Inc. (Nasdaq: TCRD), a publicly traded business development company, and THL Credit Senior Loan Fund. Headquartered in Boston, THL Credit also has investment teams in Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles and New York.
Statements included herein may constitute “forward-looking statements”, which relate to future events or our future performance or financial condition. These statements 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 fillings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. THL Credit Senior Loan Fund undertakes no duty to update any forward-looking statements made herein.
Contact the Fund at 1.855.400.3927 or visit the Fund’s website at http://fwcapitaladvisors.com/tslf for additional information.