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If interested...

Feb. issue of Forbes has a brief article on Business Development Companies (BDC) on page 50, 51.

These lend money to start-ups and pay out most of the income received (interest gains on buyouts).

If interested, here are the names, symbols, and current yields that are mentioned in the article:

American Capital ACAS
KCAP Financial KCAP
MCG Capital MCGC 11%
Ares Capital ARCC 8.6%
Blackrock Kelso Cap BKCC 10%
Hercules Tech HGTC 8.4%
Prospect Capital PSCE 11.7%
Triangle Cap TCAP 8%

And two ETF BDC indexes:

E trac Wells Fargo BDC Index (Index of 26 BDC's BDCS 6.9%

" " " " " " "Leveraged BDCL 13.2%
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