Due to the rapidly evolving public health concerns relating to the coronavirus, or COVID-19, the Company has moved the physical location of the Annual Meeting to the Company’s offices at 1603 Orrington Avenue, Suite 1005, Evanston, IL, 60201. As described in the proxy materials for the Annual Meeting previously distributed, stockholders are entitled to participate in and vote at the Annual Meeting if they were a stockholder as of the close of business on the record date, March 13, 2020. The Company’s board of directors urges all of the Company’s stockholders to appoint a proxy to ensure their vote counts at the Annual Meeting.
With me this morning are Ed Ross, Fidus Investment Corporation's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer and Shelby Sherard, Chief Financial Officer. Shelby will cover covering the first quarter financial results and our liquidity positions.
Management will host a conference call to discuss the operating and financial results at 9:00am ET on Friday, May 1, 2020. To participate in the conference call, please dial (877) 810-3368 approximately 10 minutes prior to the call. Please reference conference ID # 7154987.