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Fidus Investment Corporation
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On Friday, May 11, 2018, Alliance Advisors, LLC, the proxy solicitor for Fidus Investment Corporation (the Company), mailed a letter on behalf of the Company to those Company stockholders of record at March 16, 2018 (Record Date Stockholders) who had yet to vote their shares in connection with the Companys 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. The letter, attached hereto, urges Record Date Stockholders to cast their votes on the proposals described in the Companys Definitive Proxy Statement on Schedule 14A, which was filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 27, 2018.
200 Broadacres Drive, 3rd Fl.
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
An important message
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Fidus Investment Corporation Shareholders
YOUR PROXY VOTE IS NEEDED
You have already received a packet of information about the upcoming annual shareholder meeting on june 7th along with an explanation of the proposals that shareholders are being asked to consider.
But You Have Not Voted Yet.
THE COMPANYS BOARD OF DIRECTORS IS RECOMMENDING THAT YOU SUPPORT:
Dont wait until its too late.
Vote your shares today by calling in your vote to a proxy specialist today at 855-737-3180.
Please make sure you call in time to have your vote counted at the June 7th meeting.
FIDUS INVESTMENT CORPORATION
Your vote is important to the future of our company and the success of your investment.
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