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TCG BDC, Inc. (Nasdaq: CGBD) to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell in Celebration of Its IPO




TCG BDC, Inc. (Nasdaq:CGBD), formerly known as Carlyle GMS Finance, Inc., an externally managed, non-diversified closed-end investment company, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of its initial public offering (IPO) on June 14, 2017.

In honor of the occasion, Michael Hart, Chief Executive Officer & Chairman of the Board, will ring the Opening Bell.


Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio


Thursday, June 15, 2017 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET

TCG BDC Media Contact:

Jordan DeJarnette


Nasdaq MarketSite:

Emily Pan

(646) 441-5120

Feed Information:

Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463

Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West

18 mhz Lower

DL 3811 Vertical

FEC 3/4

SR 13.235

DR 18.295411

MOD 4:2:0


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About TCG BDC, Inc.

TCG BDC, Inc., f/k/a Carlyle GMS Finance, Inc., (“TCG BDC” or the “Company”) is an externally managed, non-diversified closed-end investment company. The Company elected to be regulated as a Business Development Company (“BDC”) under the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended. TCG BDC’s investment objective is to generate current income and capital appreciation primarily through debt investments in U.S. middle market companies.

TCG BDC is externally managed by Carlyle GMS Investment Management L.L.C., an investment adviser that is registered under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940. For tax purposes, TCG BDC has elected to be treated as a regulated investment company (“RIC”) under Subchapter M of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended.

Carlyle GMS Finance Administration L.L.C. provides the administrative services necessary to operate. Both Carlyle GMS Investment Management L.L.C. and Carlyle GMS Finance Administration L.L.C. are wholly owned subsidiaries of The Carlyle Group L.P. (NASDAQ:CG)

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