During the quarter, the Company made one new investment into Octagon High Income Cayman Fund LTD in the amount of $3.0 million. Throughout the quarter, the Company continued its efforts to manage its portfolio prudently, including working with its portfolio companies and their management teams to seek to enhance performance and uncover potential exit opportunities."We continue to work diligently to enhance the value of our existing portfolio and to identify the most attractive investment and exit opportunities for our shareholders," said Michael Tokarz, Chairman and Portfolio Manager. "While our NAV remained relatively flat with the prior quarter, we believe we are well positioned to seize upon the numerous investment opportunities in the marketplace given our strong pipeline and cash position." As of April 30, 2011, the Company had 32 investments across 23 industries with approximately 73% of the fair values of those investments held domestically and approximately 27% held internationally. The portfolio breakdown between common equity and yielding investments as of April 30, 2011, was 80% and 20%, respectively. MVC-G About MVC Capital, Inc. MVC is a business development company traded on the New York Stock Exchange that provides long-term debt and equity investment capital to fund growth, acquisitions and recapitalizations of companies in a variety of industries. For additional information about MVC, please visit the MVC's website at www.mvccapital.com. For MVC's investor relations, please call 914-510-9400. All media inquiries should be directed to Nathaniel Garnick at 212-687-8080. Forward-Looking Statements The information contained in this press release contains forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are subject to the inherent uncertainties in predicting future results and conditions. Certain factors could cause actual results and conditions to differ materially from those projected in these forward-looking statements, and these factors are enumerated in the company's periodic filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.