8-K 1 d97487d8k.htm 8-K 8-K





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): December 14, 2020 (December 10, 2020)



Oaktree Specialty Lending Corporation

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware   814-00755   26-1219283

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)


333 South Grand Avenue, 28th Floor

Los Angeles, CA

(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (213) 830-6300

Not Applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)



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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:


Title of each class





Name of each exchange

on which registered

Common stock, par value $0.01 per share   OCSL   The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (17 CFR §230.405) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (17 CFR §240.12b-2).

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Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.

On December 10, 2020, Oaktree Specialty Lending Corporation (the “Company”) entered into an amendment (the “Amendment”) to its amended and restated senior secured credit facility among the Company, the lenders party thereto, ING Capital LLC, as administrative agent, ING Capital LLC, JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. and Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated as joint lead arrangers and joint bookrunners, and JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. and Bank of America, N.A., as syndication agents. Among other things, the Amendment: (1) increases the minimum stockholders’ equity covenant from $550 million to $600 million as of the date of closing of the Company’s previously announced merger with Oaktree Strategic Income Corporation (the “Merger”), in each case plus 50% of the aggregate net proceeds of all sales of equity interests by the Company after May 6, 2020; (2) increases the minimum obligors’ net worth covenant from $500 million to $550 million as of the date of the closing of the Merger; (3) modified the covenants, including the negative covenants relating to investments and transactions with affiliates, to permit the Merger; and (4) added provisions relating to the transition from the London Interbank Offered Rate to the Secured Overnight Financing Rate.

The description above is only a summary of the material provisions of the Amendment is qualified in its entirety by reference to copy of the Amendment, which is filed as Exhibit 10.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and incorporated by reference herein.

Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.




10.1    Amendment No. 3 to Amended and Restated Senior Secured Revolving Credit Agreement, dated as of December  10, 2020, among Oaktree Specialty Lending Corporation, as Borrower, the lenders party thereto from time to time and ING Capital LLC, as administrative agent for the lenders thereunder.


Pursuant to the requirements of the Exchange Act, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


Date: December 14, 2020     By:  

/s/ Mel Carlisle


Name: Mel Carlisle

Title: Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer