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On Monday, May 9, 2016, Fidus Investment Corporation (the Company) mailed a letter to those of its stockholders of record at March 11, 2016 (Record Date Stockholders) who had yet to vote their shares in connection with the Companys 2016 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 29, 2016.
May 9, 2016
Re: Your Investment With Fidus Investment Corporation.
Alliance Advisors, LLC, the proxy solicitor engaged by Fidus Investment Corporation, has attempted to contact you regarding the 2016 Annual Meeting of Stockholders and voting your shares of Fidus Investment Corporation.
I encourage you to contact Gina Balderas from Alliance Advisors immediately at 1-877-777-8133 Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. or Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Eastern Time. Voting your shares is very important and will take only a moment of your time. This is not a scam and no personal information is required when calling.
If you havent already voted your shares on the upcoming Fidus Investment Corporation Annual Meeting I would like to ask you to do so immediately.
Thank you in advance for your assistance with this matter.
Edward H. Ross
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer