SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): February 5, 2019
GOLUB CAPITAL BDC, INC.
(Exact name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
__ 666 Fifth Avenue, 18th Floor, New York, NY 10103_ _
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (212) 750-6060
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
On February 5, 2019, Golub Capital BDC, Inc. (the “Company”) held its annual meeting of stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”). At the Annual Meeting, the Company’s stockholders approved three proposals. The issued and outstanding shares of stock of the Company entitled to vote at the Annual Meeting consisted of 60,165,454 shares of common stock outstanding on the record date, December 12, 2018. The final voting results from the Annual Meeting were as follows:
Proposal 1. To elect two Class III directors of the Company who will each serve for a term of three years or until his successor is duly elected and qualified.
Lawrence E. Golub
William M. Webster IV
Proposal 2. To ratify the selection of Ernst & Young LLP to serve as the Company’s independent registered accounting firm for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2019.
Proposal 3. To approve the application of the reduced asset coverage requirements in Section 61(a)(2) of the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended, to the Company, which permits the Company to double the maximum amount of leverage that it is permitted to incur by reducing the asset coverage requirements applicable to the Company to 150% from 200%, effective as of February 6, 2019.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Golub Capital BDC, Inc. has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
GOLUB CAPITAL BDC, INC.
Date: February 6, 2019
By: /s/ Ross. A Teune
Name: Ross A. Teune
Title: Chief Financial Officer