PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- FS Investment Corporation (NYSE: FSIC) announced that it has priced an underwritten public offering of an additional $80 million in aggregate principal amount of its 4.250% unsecured notes due 2020 pursuant to a reopening of such notes. The newly issued notes are priced at a premium to par at an issue price of 100.531%, plus accrued and unpaid interest from July 15, 2016 up to, but not including, the date of delivery of such newly issued notes. The notes will mature on January 15, 2020 and may be redeemed in whole or in part at FSIC's option at any time at par plus a "make-whole" premium, if applicable. The offering is expected to close on December 8, 2016, subject to customary closing conditions. Wells Fargo Securities, LLC is acting as underwriter for this offering. FSIC expects to use the net proceeds of this offering to repay outstanding indebtedness. Other InformationInvestors are advised to carefully consider the investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses of FSIC before investing. The pricing term sheet dated December 1, 2016, the preliminary prospectus supplement dated December 1, 2016, and the accompanying prospectus dated June 3, 2016, each of which has been filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, contain this and other information about FSIC and should be read carefully before investing.The information in the pricing term sheet, the preliminary prospectus supplement, the accompanying prospectus and this press release is not complete and may be changed. The pricing term sheet, the preliminary prospectus supplement, the accompanying prospectus and this press release are not offers to sell any securities of FSIC and are not soliciting an offer to buy such securities in any state or jurisdiction where such offer and sale is not permitted.A shelf registration statement relating to these securities is on file with and has been declared effective by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The offering may be made only by means of a preliminary prospectus supplement and an accompanying prospectus, copies of which may be obtained from Wells Fargo Securities, LLC at 608 2nd Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55402, Attn: WFS Customer Service, or via phone at (800) 645-3751, or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Investors may also obtain these documents for free by visiting EDGAR on the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's website at www.sec.gov. About FS Investment Corporation FSIC is a publicly traded business development company (BDC) focused on providing customized credit solutions to private middle market U.S. companies. FSIC seeks to invest primarily in the senior secured debt and, to a lesser extent, the subordinated debt of private middle market companies to achieve the best risk-adjusted returns for its investors. In connection with its debt investments, FSIC may receive equity interests such as warrants or options.