October 16, 2017 10:56 PM ET

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Company Overview of Equus Total Return, Inc.

Company Overview

Equus Total Return, Inc. is a business development company (BDC) specializing in leveraged buyouts, management buyouts, recapitalizations of existing businesses, special situations, equity and equity-oriented securities issued by privately owned companies, debt securities including subordinate debt, debt convertible into common or preferred stock, or debt combined with warrants and common and preferred stock, preferred equity financing, . The fund invests in small to mid sized companies and acts as a lead investor. It invests in companies engaged in the alternative energy, real estate, healthcare, education, e-learning, leisure and entertainment, and foreign investment sector in the United S...

Wortham Tower

13th Floor

2727 Allen Parkway

Houston, TX 77019-2120

United States

Founded in 1986





Key Executives for Equus Total Return, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Age: 65
Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President and Treasurer
Age: 52
Chief Compliance Officer, Secretary and Director
Age: 49
Assistant Secretary and Assistant Secretary of MCCA
Vice President and Vice Chairman of Moore, Clayton Capital Advisors Inc.
Age: 65
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Equus Total Return, Inc. Key Developments

Equus Total Return, Inc., Annual General Meeting, Jun 28, 2017

Equus Total Return, Inc., Annual General Meeting, Jun 28, 2017, at 11:00 Eastern Daylight. Location: Jenner & Block LLP 919 Third Avenue New York New York United States Agenda: To elect 4 directors, each for a term of one year; to ratify the appointment of BDO USA, LLP as the company's independent auditor for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017 and authorizing the directors to fix the remuneration thereof; to approve, on a non-binding advisory basis, the compensation paid to the company's named executive officers in 2016; and to transact such other business as may properly come before the annual meeting.

U.S. Gas & Electric Seeks Acquisitions

Equus Total Return, Inc. (NYSE:EQS) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire U.S. Gas & Electric, Inc. "We are pleased with the transaction and the prospects for USG&E to operate as a publicly-traded company with access to the capital markets, providing opportunities for growth and strategic acquisitions," said John Hardy, Chief Executive Officer of Equus. "We believe the transaction structure will deliver value to all key stakeholders, who will benefit from a stronger and more financially flexible partner. We look forward to continuing to work closely with the USG&E management team to realize long-term growth and strong financial results."

Equus Total Return Mulls Investments

Equus Total Return, Inc. (NYSE:EQS) is seeking investments. Equus Total Return, said, “The Company is presently evaluating suitable target companies which Equus Total Return may acquire or with which Equus Total Return or a special purpose subsidiary may merge into to accomplish a Consolidation.”

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