8-K 1 d822809d8k.htm GOLDMAN SACHS BDC, INC. Goldman Sachs BDC, Inc.





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): February 27, 2020 (February 24, 2020)




(Exact name of registrant as specified in charter)


Delaware   814-00998   46-2176593

(State or Other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)



File Number)


(I.R.S. Employer

Identification No.)

200 West Street, New York, New York   10282
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)   (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (212) 902-0300



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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 $0.001 per share   GSBD   The New York Stock Exchange

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Item 1.01 – Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.

On February 25, 2020, Goldman Sachs BDC, Inc. (the “Company”) entered into a sixth amendment (the “Amendment”) to its senior secured revolving credit agreement with Truist Bank (formerly known as SunTrust Bank), as administrative agent (as amended, supplemented or otherwise modified and in effect from time to time, the “Truist Revolving Credit Facility”) to, among other things: (i) extend the commitment termination date and final maturity date to February 25, 2024 and February 25, 2025, respectively, (ii) reduce the stated interest rate from LIBOR plus 2.00% to LIBOR plus 1.875%, subject to certain requirements, and (iii) upon the consummation of the Company’s merger with Goldman Sachs Middle Market Lending Corp. (the “MMLC”) and subject to certain other limited conditions, increase the Truist Revolving Credit Facility size from $795 million to $1.695 billion and increase the accordion feature to allow the Company to increase the total facility size from up to $1,000 million to up to $2.250 billion.

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

Item 2.03 – Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant.

The information set forth under Item 1.01 above is incorporated by reference into this Item 2.03.

Item 5.02 – Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensation Arrangements of Certain Officers.

On February 24, 2020, Carmine Rossetti notified the Company of his intention to resign as Principal Accounting Officer of the Company to pursue a new professional opportunity on or around March 17, 2020. Mr. Rossetti’s resignation is not the result of any disagreement with the Company. To assist in an orderly transition, Mr. Rossetti will continue to serve in his current role during the transition period.

Item 8.01 – Other Events.

On February 27, 2020, the Company issued a press release, included herewith as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference, announcing the Amendment.

Item 9.01 – Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits:






10.1    Sixth Amendment to Senior Secured Revolving Credit Agreement, dated as of February  25, 2020, among the Company, as Borrower, the lenders party thereto, Truist Bank (as successor by merger to SunTrust Bank), as Administrative Agent and as Collateral Agent and other parties party thereto.
99.1    Press Release of Goldman Sachs BDC, Inc., dated February 27, 2020.


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.






Date: February 27, 2020     By:  

/s/ Jonathan Lamm

      Name: Jonathan Lamm
      Title: Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer