SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
FOR REGISTRATION OF CERTAIN CLASSES OF SECURITIES
PURSUANT TO SECTION 12(b) OR (g) OF
THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
PENNANTPARK INVESTMENT CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State of incorporation or organization)||(I.R.S. Employer or Identification No.)|
590 Madison Avenue, 15th Floor
New York, New York
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Securities to be registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Name of each exchange on which
|5.50% Notes due 2024||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
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Securities Act registration statement file number to which this form relates: 333-230014
Securities to be registered pursuant to Section 12(g) of the Act: None
INFORMATION REQUIRED IN REGISTRATION STATEMENT
Item 1. Description of Registrants Securities to be Registered.
The securities to be registered hereby are 5.50% Notes due October 15, 2024 (the Notes) of PennantPark Investment Corporation, a Maryland corporation (the Company). The Notes are expected to be listed on the Nasdaq Global Select Market and to trade thereon within 30 days of the original issue date under the trading symbol PNNTG. As of September 27, 2019, the Company has issued and sold $75,000,000 in aggregate principal amount of the Notes and granted an option to the underwriters to purchase up to an additional $11,250,000 in aggregate principal amount of the Notes.
For a description of the Notes, reference is made to (i) the information under the heading Description of Our Debt Securities in the Companys prospectus dated April 29, 2019 (the Prospectus) included in the Registration Statement on Form N-2 (File No. 333-230014) (as amended from time to time, the Registration Statement), as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the Commission) under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the Securities Act), and (ii) the information under the heading Specific Terms of the Notes and the Offering in the Companys prospectus supplement dated September 24, 2019 (the Prospectus Supplement), as filed with the Commission on September 25, 2019 pursuant to Rule 497 under the Securities Act. The Prospectus and the Prospectus Supplement are incorporated herein by reference. Any form of prospectus or prospectus supplement to the Registration Statement that includes such descriptions and that are subsequently filed are hereby also incorporated by reference herein.
Item 2. Exhibits.
|4.1||Articles of Amendment and Restatement of the Company (Incorporated by reference to Exhibit 99(a) to the Companys Pre-Effective Amendment No. 3 to the Registration Statement on Form N-2/A (File No. 333-140092), filed on April 5, 2007).|
|4.2||Amended and Restated Bylaws of the Company (Incorporated by reference to Exhibit 3.1 to the Companys Current Report on Form 8-K (File No. 814-00736), filed on December 2, 2015).|
|4.3||Base Indenture, dated as of January 22, 2013, between the Company and American Stock Transfer & Trust Company, LLC, as trustee (Incorporated by reference to Exhibit (d)(8) to the Companys Post-Effective Amendment No. 4 to the Registration Statement on Form N-2/A (File No. 333-172524), filed on January 22, 2013).|
|4.4||Third Supplemental Indenture, dated as of September 27, 2019, between the Company and American Stock Transfer & Trust Company, LLC, as trustee (Incorporated by reference to Exhibit 4.1 to the Current Report on Form 8-K (File No. 814-00736), filed on September 27, 2019).|
|4.5||Form of 5.50% Note due 2024 (included as part of Exhibit 4.4).|
Pursuant to the requirements of Section 12 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this registration statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereto duly authorized.
PENNANTPARK INVESTMENT CORPORATION
|Dated: September 27, 2019||By:|
|Title:||Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer|