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Hercules Receives a BBB+ Reaffirmed Investment Grade Corporate Rating from Kroll Bond Rating Agency, Inc.
PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 31 /BusinessWire/ -- Hercules Capital, Inc. (NYSE:HTGC) ("Hercules" or the "Company"), the largest and leading specialty financing provider to innovative venture, growth and established stage companies backed by some of the leading and top-tier venture capital and select private equity firms, today announced that Kroll Bond Rating Agency, Inc. ("KBRA") has reaffirmed Hercules' investment grade corporate and credit rating of BBB+. KBRA issued a statement announcing the reaffirmation of the rating and stable outlook, as well as its underlying analysis.
"We are very pleased that KBRA has reaffirmed our BBB+ investment grade corporate and credit rating," stated Seth Meyer, chief financial officer of Hercules. "This rating is further validation of our differentiated business model, scale and institutionalized lending platform."