0001104659-19-012734.txt : 20190305 0001104659-19-012734.hdr.sgml : 20190305 20190305080540 ACCESSION NUMBER: 0001104659-19-012734 CONFORMED SUBMISSION TYPE: 497AD PUBLIC DOCUMENT COUNT: 1 FILED AS OF DATE: 20190305 DATE AS OF CHANGE: 20190305 FILER: COMPANY DATA: COMPANY CONFORMED NAME: ARES CAPITAL CORP CENTRAL INDEX KEY: 0001287750 IRS NUMBER: 331089684 STATE OF INCORPORATION: MD FISCAL YEAR END: 1231 FILING VALUES: FORM TYPE: 497AD SEC ACT: 1933 Act SEC FILE NUMBER: 333-223482 FILM NUMBER: 19656627 BUSINESS ADDRESS: STREET 1: 245 PARK AVENUE, 44TH FLOOR CITY: NEW YORK STATE: NY ZIP: 10167 BUSINESS PHONE: 2127507300 MAIL ADDRESS: STREET 1: 245 PARK AVENUE, 44TH FLOOR CITY: NEW YORK STATE: NY ZIP: 10167 497AD 1 a18-36552_4497ad.htm 497AD

 

Filed pursuant to Rule 497(a)

Registration No. 333-223482

Rule 482ad

 

[TEXT OF COMMUNICATION SENT VIA BLOOMBERG]

 

Ares Capital Corporation (“Ares Capital”)

 

***NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION INTO CANADA, EUROPE or UK***

 

Security Type: Convertible Senior Notes

Securities Offered: 350,000 cvt notes (52,500 cvt  notes overallotment option)

Call features:  Non-call life

Put features: None

Maturity: 5 years (March 1, 2024)

Active Bookrunners: JPMorgan & Bank of America Merrill Lynch & RBC

Stabilization: JPMorgan

Coupon Price Talk:    4.125 — 4.625%

Conversion Premium talk:  15.0 — 20.0%

Offer Price:  $1,000 / par

Expected Pricing Date: Tuesday March 5th (post-close)

Type: Registered

Dividend protection: Yes, above $0.42 / quarter

Takeover protection: Yes

Use of proceeds: Net proceeds from offering is to repay certain outstanding indebtedness under the Company’s  debt facilities

Investor call: Tuesday March 5 @ 11:00am

Dial-in#: 866-478-8588 Int’l 850-432-4741 passcode 37185

www.netroadshow.com

Netroadshow: ARCC2019

 

No EEA sales/No PRIIPs KID.

 

Investors are advised to carefully consider the investment objective, risks, charges and expenses of Ares Capital before investing. The preliminary prospectus supplement dated March 5, 2019, together with an accompanying prospectus dated September 4, 2018, which have been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, contain this and other information about Ares Capital and should be read carefully before investing.

 

The information in the preliminary prospectus supplement and the accompanying prospectus, and in this announcement, is not complete and may be changed. The preliminary prospectus supplement, the accompanying prospectus and this announcement are not offers to sell any securities of Ares Capital and are not soliciting an offer to buy such securities in any state or jurisdiction where such offer and sale is not permitted.

 

A shelf registration statement relating to these securities is on file with and has been declared effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission. The offering may be made only by means of a preliminary prospectus supplement and an accompanying prospectus. Copies of the preliminary prospectus supplement (and accompanying prospectus) may be obtained from J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, New York 11717, by calling 1-866-803-9204 or by email at prospectus-eq_fi@jpmchase.com, BofA Merrill Lynch, NC1-004-03-43, 200 North College Street, 3rd floor, Charlotte NC  28255-0001, Attn: Prospectus Department, email: dg.prospectus_requests@baml.com, or RBC Capital Markets, LLC, 200 Vesey Street, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10281-8098, Attention: Equity Syndicate, phone: 877-822-4089, email: equityprospectus@rbccm.com.

 

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