NEW YORK, April 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Directors, officers and other employees of PennantPark Investment Advisers, LLC purchased an aggregate of 208,136 shares of PennantPark Investment Corporation (“PNNT,” “we” or “our”) (Nasdaq: PNNT) common stock from February 12, 2020 to March 31, 2020.
“These share purchases should demonstrate the strong alignment of interests that exists between our management team and our shareholders. We remain committed to our strategy, and will continue to work hard for our investors as we proactively address the challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Arthur Penn, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. He continued, “We strongly believe that the share price of PNNT does not accurately reflect the value of the company and represents an excellent investment opportunity. These purchases by management show our confidence in PNNT’s long-term potential.”
ABOUT PENNANTPARK INVESTMENT CORPORATION
PennantPark Investment Corporation is a business development company which principally invests in U.S. middle-market private companies in the form of first lien secured debt, second lien secured debt, subordinated debt and equity investments. PennantPark Investment Corporation is managed by PennantPark Investment Advisers, LLC.
ABOUT PENNANTPARK INVESTMENT ADVISERS, LLC
PennantPark Investment Advisers, LLC is a leading middle market credit platform, which has approximately $3.8 billion of assets under management. Since its inception in 2007, PennantPark Investment Advisers, LLC has provided investors access to middle market credit by offering private equity firms and their portfolio companies as well as other middle-market borrowers a comprehensive range of creative and flexible financing solutions. PennantPark Investment Advisers, LLC is headquartered in New York and has offices in Chicago, Houston and Los Angeles.
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