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AGNC expects to use the net proceeds from this offering to acquire additional agency securities as market conditions warrant and for general corporate purposes.
The offering will be made under AGNC's existing shelf registration
statement filed with the
AGNC is a REIT that invests exclusively in agency pass-through securities
and collateralized mortgage obligations for which the principal and interest
payments are guaranteed by a U.S. Government agency or a U.S.
Government-sponsored entity. The Company is externally managed and advised by
an affiliate of
ABOUT AMERICAN CAPITAL
American Capital is a publicly traded private equity firm and global asset
manager. American Capital, both directly and through its asset management
business, originates, underwrites and manages investments in middle market
private equity, leveraged finance, real estate and structured products.
Founded in 1986, American Capital has
This press release contains forward-looking statements. Forward-looking
statements are based on estimates, projections, beliefs and assumptions of
management of the Company at the time of such statements and are not
guarantees of future performance. Forward-looking statements involve risks and
uncertainties in predicting future results and conditions. Actual results
could differ materially from those projected in these forward-looking
statements due to a variety of factors, including, without limitation, changes
in interest rates, changes in the yield curve, changes in prepayment rates,
the availability and terms of financing, changes in the market value of our
assets, general economic conditions, market conditions, conditions in the
market for agency securities, and legislative and regulatory changes that
could adversely affect the business of the Company. Certain factors that could
cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in the
forward-looking statements, are included in the Company's periodic reports
filed with the
Investors of American Capital Agency Corp.
(1) As of