PennantPark Investment Corporation (PennantPark Investment) is a business development company focused on generating income and capital appreciation through debt and equity investments in the United States middle-market companies in the form of senior secured loans, mezzanine debt and equity investments. The Company is a closed-end, externally managed, non-diversified investment company. It seeks to create a diversified portfolio that includes senior secured loans, mezzanine debt and equity investments. The Company�s portfolio of industries include aerospace and defense, auto sector, beverage, food and tobacco, business services, cable television, communications, distribution, education, electronics, grocery, insurance, logistics, other media and retail stores. The Company has two wholly owned subsidiaries: SBIC LP and SBIC II. PennantPark Investment Advisers, LLC acts as the investment adviser of the Company.