Capitala Finance Corp. Announces Sale of Portfolio Assets

September 13, 2016

CHARLOTTE, N.C., – Capitala Finance Corp. (Nasdaq:CPTA) (the “Company”) announced today that it has generated approximately $47.6 million in proceeds from the sale of existing investments.

The Company sold a portion of ten existing investments based on June 30, 2016 fair values. Coupled with previously announced investment exits, the Company has substantial liquidity available for the next few quarters. The Company expects to actively invest in directly originated lower middle market investments, as well as opportunities to co-invest with Capitala Private Credit Fund V, LP, which recently completed its first close.

About Capitala Finance Corp.
Capitala Finance Corp. is a business development company that invests primarily in traditional mezzanine, senior subordinated and unitranche debt, as well as senior and second-lien loans and, to lesser extent, equity securities issued by lower and traditional middle-market companies. The Company is managed by Capitala Investment Advisors, LLC. For more information about the Company, please visit

Forward-Looking Statements
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Capitala Finance Corp.
Stephen Arnall, Chief Financial Officer