In a report released yesterday, Derek Hewett from Bank of America Securities reiterated a Buy rating on Crescent Capital BDC (CCAP – Research Report), with a price target of $16.00. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $15.27.
Security Type: Business Development Company
January 31, 2020 -- Crescent Capital BDC, Inc. (the “Company”) completed its acquisition of Alcentra Capital Corporation, a Maryland corporation (“Alcentra Capital”) pursuant to the terms and conditions of that certain Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of August 12, 2019 (as amended on September 27, 2019, the “Merger Agreement”) with Alcentra Capital, Atlantis Acquisition Sub, Inc., a Maryland corporation and one of the Company’s wholly owned owned subsidiaries (the “Acquisition Sub”) and, solely for limited purposes, the Company’s investment adviser, Crescent Cap Advisors, LLC (f/k/a CBDC Advisors, LLC, “Crescent Cap Advisors”). To effect the acquisition, Acquisition Sub merged with and into Alcentra Capital, with Alcentra Capital surviving the merger as a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company (the “First Merger”). Immediately thereafter and as a single integrated transaction, Alcentra Capital merged with and into the Company, with the Company surviving the merger (the “Second Merger” and, together with the First Merger, the “Mergers”). The Company expects that its common stock, par value $0.001 per share, (the “Common Stock”) will begin publicly trading on the NASDAQ Global Market (“Nasdaq”) under the symbol “CCAP” on February 3, 2020. Pursuant to the Merger Agreement, Alcentra Capital stockholders received the right to the following merger consideration in exchange for each share of Alcentra Capital common stock outstanding immediately prior to the effective time of the First Merger, in accordance with the Merger Agreement: (a) $3.1784 per share in cash consideration (less the $0.80 final dividend declared by Alcentra Capital) and (b) stock consideration at the fixed exchange ratio of 0.4041 shares of Common Stock.