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Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for a Special Meeting of Stockholders to Be Held on September 15, 2017.

Dear Stockholder:

Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of Stockholders (the “Meeting”) of TCG BDC, Inc. (the “Company”) will be held on September 15, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time, at the offices of Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, 535 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10022.

Stockholders of the Company will be asked at the Meeting:
To consider and vote upon a proposal to approve the Amended and Restated Investment Advisory Agreement by and between the Company and its investment adviser, Carlyle GMS Investment Management L.L.C.

The Board of Directors unanimously recommends that you vote in favor of the proposal.

To view/download the proxy statement and proxy card, and vote your proxy, click here: and enter your control number.

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If you have questions about the proposals or wish to vote your shares, please call a customer service representative
at (866) 796-7181, Monday through Friday between 9:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. Eastern Time.

This communication represents only an overview of the more complete proxy materials that are available to you on the internet at:

We encourage you to access and review all of the important information contained in the proxy materials before voting.

We must receive your vote by Thursday, September 14, 2017 to be counted. Your vote is important no matter how many shares you own.

If interested, you may attend the meeting in person and vote. To obtain directions to the Meeting, please call the Company at (866) 796-7181.

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