SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event Reported): August 9, 2018 (August 9, 2018)
Gladstone Investment Corporation
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
1521 Westbranch Drive, Suite 100, McLean, Virginia 22102
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
On August 9, 2018, Gladstone Investment Corporation (the Company) held its 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the Annual Meeting). There were present at the Annual Meeting, in person or by proxy, stockholders holding an aggregate of 17,015,705 shares of the Companys common stock and 2,758,114 shares of the Companys preferred stock.
The matters considered and voted on by the Companys stockholders at the Annual Meeting and the vote of the stockholders were as follows:
The following individuals were elected as directors, (a) Terry L. Brubaker and Caren D. Merrick, to be elected by the holders of common stock and preferred stock, voting together as a single class, to serve until the 2021 Annual Meeting of Stockholders and until his or her successor is elected and qualified; and (b) Walter H. Wilkinson, Jr., to be elected solely by the holders of preferred stock, voting as a single class, to serve until the 2021 Annual Meeting of Stockholders and until his successor is elected and qualified, by the following vote:
Terry L. Brubaker
Caren D. Merrick
Walter H. Wilkinson, Jr.
The ratification of the proposal to authorize the Company, with the subsequent approval of its Board of Directors, to issue and sell shares of its common stock (during the 12 months following such authorization) at a price below its then current net asset value per share, subject to certain limitations set forth in the Proxy Statement (including, without limitation, that the number of shares issued and sold pursuant to such authority does not exceed 25% of our then outstanding common stock immediately prior to each such sale):
Such matter was voted upon by the Companys stockholders holding common stock and preferred stock, voting together as a single class. As required by the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended, this proposal was approved by more than 67% of all voting securities of the Company present at the Annual Meeting and more than 67% of the unaffiliated voting securities of the Company present at the Annual Meeting.
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.
|Gladstone Investment Corporation|
|August 9, 2018||(Julia Ryan, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer)|