GREENWICH, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Eagle Point Credit Company Inc. (NYSE: ECC, ECCC, ECC PRD, ECCV, ECCW, ECCX) today announced that it has commenced an underwritten public offering of its Series F Term Preferred Stock. The public offering price and other terms of the Preferred Stock are to be determined by negotiations between the Company and the underwriters. The Preferred Stock is rated ‘BBB’ by Egan-Jones Ratings Company, an independent rating agency. In addition, the Company plans to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase additional shares of Preferred Stock on the same terms and conditions.
The Preferred Stock is expected to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange and to trade thereon within 30 days of the original issue date under the symbol “ECCF.”
Ladenburg Thalmann & Co. Inc., B. Riley Securities, Inc. and Piper Sandler & Co are acting as joint bookrunners for the offering. InspereX LLC and Wedbush Securities Inc. are acting as lead managers for the offering.
Investors should consider the Company’s investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses carefully before investing. The preliminary prospectus supplement dated January 11, 2024 and the accompanying prospectus dated June 9, 2023, which have been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”), contain this and other information about the Company and should be read carefully before investing. The information in the preliminary prospectus supplement, the accompanying prospectus and this press release is not complete and may be changed. The preliminary prospectus supplement, the accompanying prospectus and this press release are not offers to sell these securities and are not soliciting an offer to buy these securities in any state where such offer or sale is not permitted.
ABOUT EAGLE POINT CREDIT COMPANY
The Company is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Company’s primary investment objective is to generate high current income, with a secondary objective to generate capital appreciation, primarily by investing in equity and junior debt tranches of collateralized loan obligations. The Company is externally managed and advised by Eagle Point Credit Management LLC.