WhiteHorse Finance, Inc. is a business development company that originates and invests in loans to privately held small-cap companies across a broad range of industries. The Company’s investment activities are managed by its investment adviser, H.I.G. WhiteHorse Advisers, LLC, an affiliate of H.I.G. Capital, L.L.C. (“H.I.G. Capital”). For more information about the Company, please visit http://www.whitehorsefinance.com.ABOUT H.I.G. CAPITAL H.I.G. Capital is a leading global alternative asset manager focused on the small-cap market, with domestic offices in Miami, New York, Boston, San Francisco, Dallas, Atlanta and Chicago and international offices in London, Hamburg, Paris, Madrid and Rio de Janeiro. As of September 30, 2012, H.I.G. Capital managed over $10 billion of capital through a number of leveraged buyout, credit-oriented and growth capital funds focused on the small-cap market. For more information about H.I.G. Capital, please visit http://www.higcapital.com. FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS This press release may contain “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Statements other than statements of historical facts included in this press release may constitute forward-looking statements and are not guarantees of future performance or results and involve a number of risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements as a result of a number of factors, including those described from time to time in filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company undertakes no duty to update any forward-looking statement made herein. All forward-looking statements speak only as of the date of this press release.