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Please Vote Today. September 2, 2020 Dear Fellow Stockholder: According to our latest records, we have not yet received your voting instructions for the Special Meeting of Stockholders of TCG BDC to be held on Tuesday, September 29, 2020. Your vote is extremely important, no matter how many shares you hold. Please respond to the proxy solicitation by voting in favor of the proposal described in the proxy statement dated August 6, 2020 by utilizing any of the three methods outlined below. Failure to obtain the required votes for the proposal will adjourn the company meeting, which will need to be rescheduled until all voting requirements are met. Please understand that it is critical that we receive your vote so that we may complete the business of the Special Meeting of Stockholders. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact your financial advisor or visit our website at Sincerely, Linda Pace Chief Executive Officer, President and Chair THREE WAYS TO VOTE ONLINE PHONE MAIL PROXY QUESTIONS? WWW.PROXYVOTE.COM WITH A PROXY CARD VOTE PROCESSING Call 1-866-304-5477 Please have your proxy card Call 1-800-690-6903 with Mark, sign and date in hand when accessing the a touch-tone phone to vote your ballot and return website. There are easy-to-follow using an automated system. it in the postage-paid directions to help you complete envelope provided. the electronic voting instruction form. R09350-LTR