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  • Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE: STNG)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Logistics & Transportation Group completed its 5th transaction in the shipping industry in 2014, helping to raise $45 million in total capital for our client. We look forward to continuing our long-term partnerships with existing clients and to developing new relationships within the logistics & transportation sector. Proceeds of the $45 million offering will be used for general corporate purposes and working capital, which may include the acquisition of additional new or secondhand vessels. Additionally, Scorpio has granted the underwriters an option to purchase an additional $6.75 million in aggregate principal amount of notes. The Company has applied to list the senior unsecured notes on the NYSE to trade under the symbol “SBNB.”

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  • A&S Services Group, LLC

    On October 24, 2014, A&S Services Group, LLC, and its related companies (“A&S Kinard” or the “Company”), a portfolio company of Larsen MacColl Partners (“LMP”), was acquired by Celadon Group Inc. (“Celadon”). BB&T Capital Markets served as the exclusive financial advisor to A&S Kinard.

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  • New Mountain Finance Corporation (NYSE: NMFC)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Financial Services Group completed a transaction for a Business Development Company (“BDC”) in the fourth quarter of 2014, helping to raise $72,650,000 in gross proceeds for our client. The company intends to use the net proceeds from this offering to make investments in accordance with its objective and strategies, and for general corporate purposes, including debt repayment and other working capital needs. The Company has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase an additional 750,000 shares at the public offering price to cover over-allotments, if any.

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  • Bluerock Residential Growth REIT, Inc. (NYSE: BRG)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the fourth quarter of 2014, helping to raise $31,410,252 for our client. The Company intends to use net proceeds from this offering to acquire an estimated 90% interest in Venue Apartments, future acquisitions and for general corporate and working capital purposes. The Company has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase an additional 412,500 shares at the public offering price to cover over-allotments, if any.

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  • Fidus Investment Corporation (NASDAQ GS: FDUS)

    Fidus Investment Corporation (NASDAQ GS: FDUS) BB&T Capital Markets’ Financial Services Group completed a transaction for a Business Development Company (“BDC”) in the third quarter of 2014, helping to raise $34,000,000 in gross proceeds for our client. The Company intends to use the net proceeds from this offering to make investments in lower middle-market companies in accordance with its investment objective and strategies and for working capital and general corporate purposes. The Company has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase an additional 300,000 shares at the public offering price to cover over-allotments, if any.

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  • Martin Midstream Partners, LP. (NASDAQ: MMLP)

    BB&T Capital Markets Energy Group completed a transaction for a midstream hydrocarbon MLP in the third quarter of 2014, in an equity offering worth $127,339,500. The Partnership intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to repay outstanding indebtedness incurred under its revolving credit facility and for general partnership purposes. Total gross proceeds includes the full exercise of the underwriters’ over-allotment option, through which they purchased an additional 450,000 units.

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Bruce Kelleher

Managing DirectorHead of Financial Sponsors Group
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