SBIC Debentures Issued at Historically Low Interest Rate

May 20, 2010

On March 24, 2010, the SBIC Funding Corporation completed pricing on $339 million in pooling of SBA debentures with a coupon rate of 4.108 percent. This is the lowest pricing on SBA pooled debentures in the past 20 years and follows on the September 2009 issuance of $319 million at 4.233 percent. The March 2010 pool included 173 separate issuances to 51 SBIC Funds located in the United States. The historical pooling information can be viewed in the attached summary.