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UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

 

FORM 8-K

 

 

Current Report

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of

the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 29, 2012

 

 

Fifth Street Finance Corp.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

 

 

Delaware   1-33901   26-1219283
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
  (Commission
File Number)
  (I.R.S. Employer
Identification No.)

10 Bank Street, 12th Floor

White Plains, New York 10606

(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (914) 286-6800

 

 

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:

 

¨ Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

 

¨ Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)

 

¨ Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))

 

¨ Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))

 

 

 


Item 1.01. Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.

On February 29, 2012, Fifth Street Finance Corp. (“Fifth Street”) amended the terms of its $230 million syndicated secured credit facility with certain lenders party thereto from time to time and ING Capital LLC, as administrative agent (the “ING facility”), to, among other things:

 

   

extend the period during which Fifth Street may make and repay borrowings under the ING facility from February 22, 2013 to February 27, 2015;

 

   

extend the maturity date from February 22, 2014 to February 29, 2016; and

 

   

increase the accordion feature to allow for potential future expansion from up to a total of $350 million to up to a total of $450 million.

The foregoing description of the amendment to the ING facility does not purport to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full text of Amendment No. 3 to Amended and Restated Senior Secured Revolving Credit Agreement filed as Exhibit 10.1 hereto and incorporated by reference herein.

Item 2.03. Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation Under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant.

The information provided in Item 1.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K is incorporated by reference into this Item 2.03.

Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.

 

(d) Exhibits

 

Exhibit No.

  

Description

10.1    Amendment No. 3 to Amended and Restated Senior Secured Revolving Credit Agreement among Fifth Street Finance Corp., FSFC Holdings, Inc., Fifth Street Fund of Funds LLC, ING Capital LLC, and the lenders party thereto, dated as of February 29, 2012
99.1    Press Release dated March 2, 2012


SIGNATURES

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

 

Date: March 2, 2012     FIFTH STREET FINANCE CORP.
      By:   /s/    BERNARD D. BERMAN        
        Name: Bernard D. Berman
        Title: President