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UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
____________________________
FORM 10-Q
____________________________
(Mark One)
x QUARTERLY REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
FOR THE QUARTERLY PERIOD ENDED March 31, 2018
¨ TRANSITION REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
COMMISSION FILE NUMBER: 814-00852
____________________________
GSV Capital Corp.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
____________________________
Maryland
27-4443543
(State of incorporation)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
2925 Woodside Road Woodside, CA
94062
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Zip Code)
 
 
(650) 235-4769
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant (1) has filed all reports required to be filed by Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 during the preceding 12 months (or for such shorter periods as the registrant was required to file such reports), and (2) has been subject to such filing requirements for the past 90 days. YES x NO ¨

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant has submitted electronically and posted on its corporate Web site, if any, every Interactive Data File required to be submitted and posted pursuant to Rule 405 of Regulation S-T during the preceding 12 months (or for such shorter period that the registrant was required to submit and post such files). YES ¨ NO ¨

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is a large accelerated filer, an accelerated filer, a non-accelerated filer, smaller reporting company, or an emerging growth company. See the definitions of “large accelerated filer,” “accelerated filer,” “smaller reporting company,” and “emerging growth company” in Rule 12b-2 of the Exchange Act.
Large accelerated filer ¨
Accelerated filer x
Non-accelerated filer ¨ (Do not check if a smaller reporting company)
Smaller reporting company ¨
Emerging growth company ¨
If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. ¨

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is a shell company (as defined in Rule 12b-2 of the Act). YES ¨ NO x

The issuer had 21,066,538 shares of common stock, $0.01 par value per share, outstanding as of May 10, 2018.


 


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PART I. FINANCIAL INFORMATION
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PART II. OTHER INFORMATION
 

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PART I
Item 1. Condensed Consolidated Financial Statements

GSV CAPITAL CORP. AND SUBSIDIARIES
CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF ASSETS AND LIABILITIES (UNAUDITED)
March 31,
2018
 
December 31,
2017
ASSETS

 

Investments at fair value:

 

Non-controlled/non-affiliate investments (cost of $121,367,679 and $137,526,726, respectively)
$
173,595,462

 
$
179,908,234

Non-controlled/affiliate investments (cost of $42,197,673 and $41,886,312, respectively)
9,108,129

 
16,473,098

Controlled investments (cost of $22,568,505 and $23,161,314, respectively)
29,569,412

 
24,207,161

Total Portfolio Investments
212,273,003

 
220,588,493

Investments in U.S. Treasury bills (cost of $99,970,444 and $99,985,833, respectively)
99,987,000

 
99,994,000

Total Investments (cost of $286,104,301 and $302,560,185, respectively)
312,260,003

 
320,582,493

Cash
90,319,558

 
59,838,600

Due from controlled investments

 
840

Escrow proceeds receivable
208,447

 
603,456

Interest and dividends receivable
67,042

 
35,141

Prepaid expenses and other assets
159,272

 
208,983

Deferred financing costs
31,163

 
413,023

Total Assets
403,045,485

 
381,682,536

LIABILITIES

 

Due to GSV Asset Management(1)
471,390

 
231,697

Accounts payable and accrued expenses
788,154

 
458,203

Accrued incentive fees, net of waiver of incentive fees(1)
5,749,419

 
9,278,085

Accrued management fees, net of waiver of management fees(1)
374,730

 
424,447

Accrued interest payable
125,169

 
1,056,563

Payable for securities purchased
89,470,432

 
89,485,825

Income tax payable
465,775

 

Deferred tax liability
7,258,786

 
7,602,301

5.25% Convertible Senior Notes due September 15, 2018(2)
49,690,992

 
68,382,549

4.75% Convertible Senior Notes due March 28, 2023(2)
38,162,904

 

Total Liabilities
192,557,751

 
176,919,670

Commitments and contingencies (Notes 7 and 10)

 

Net Assets
$
210,487,734

 
$
204,762,866

NET ASSETS

 

Common stock, par value $0.01 per share (100,000,000 authorized; 21,066,538 and 21,246,345 issued and outstanding, respectively)
$
210,665

 
$
212,463

Paid-in capital in excess of par
201,344,382

 
202,584,012

Accumulated net investment loss
(8,586,244
)
 
(8,593,717
)
Accumulated net realized gains/(losses) on investments
(1,034,471
)
 
140,100

Accumulated net unrealized appreciation of investments
18,553,402

 
10,420,008

Net Assets
$
210,487,734

 
$
204,762,866

Net Asset Value Per Share
$
9.99

 
$
9.64

See accompanying notes to condensed consolidated financial statements.
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(1)
This balance references a related-party transaction. Refer to “Note 3—Related-Party Arrangements” for more detail.
(2)
As of March 31, 2018 and December 31, 2017, the 5.25% Convertible Senior Notes due September 15, 2018 had a face value of $49,982,000 and $69,000,000, respectively. As of March 31, 2018 and December 31, 2017, the 4.75% Convertible Senior Notes due March 28, 2023 had a face value of $40,000,000 and $0, respectively. Refer to “Note 10—Debt Capital Activities” for a reconciliation of the carrying value to the face value.

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CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF OPERATIONS (UNAUDITED)


Three Months Ended
March 31, 2018
 
Three Months Ended
March 31, 2017
INVESTMENT INCOME

 

Non-controlled/non-affiliate investments:

 

Interest income
$
1,680

 
$
8,373

Non-controlled/affiliate investments:

 

Interest income
234,082

 
95,677

Controlled investments:

 

Interest income
13,573

 
59,409

Dividend income

 
175,000

Total Investment Income
249,335

 
338,459

OPERATING EXPENSES

 

Management fees(1)
1,323,576

 
1,454,421

Incentive fees(1)
1,471,334

 
1,717,308

Costs incurred under Administration Agreement(1)
424,145

 
531,484

Directors’ fees
86,250

 
82,917

Professional fees
339,898

 
262,190

Interest expense
1,140,063

 
1,126,773

Income tax expense
122,270

 
800

Other expenses
489,270

 
152,581

Total Operating Expenses
5,396,806

 
5,328,474

Management fee waiver(1)
(154,944
)
 
(181,803
)
Incentive fee waiver(1)
(5,000,000
)
 

Total operating expenses, net of waiver of management and incentive fees
241,862

 
5,146,671

Net Investment Income/(Loss)
7,473

 
(4,808,212
)
Realized Losses on Investments:

 

Non-controlled/non-affiliated investments
(776,045
)
 
(22,785,753
)
Controlled investments
(680
)
 
(1,903,414
)
Net Realized Losses on Investments
(776,725
)
 
(24,689,167
)
Realized loss on partial repurchase of 5.25% Convertible Senior Notes due 2018
(397,846
)
 

Change in Unrealized Appreciation/(Depreciation) of Investments:

 

Non-controlled/non-affiliated investments
9,854,664

 
30,160,950

Non-controlled/affiliate investments
(7,676,330
)
 
1,426,668

Controlled investments
5,955,060

 
1,692,647

Net Change in Unrealized Appreciation/(Depreciation) of Investments
8,133,394

 
33,280,265

Net Increase in Net Assets Resulting from Operations
$
6,966,296

 
$
3,782,886

Net Increase in Net Assets Resulting from Operations per Common Share:

 

Basic
$
0.33

 
$
0.17

Diluted(2)
$
0.30

 
$
0.17

Weighted-Average Common Shares Outstanding

 

Basic
21,150,662

 
22,181,003

Diluted(2)
26,713,656

 
22,181,003

See accompanying notes to condensed consolidated financial statements.
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(1)
This balance references a related-party transaction. Refer to “Note 3—Related-Party Arrangements” for more detail.
(2)
For the three months ended March 31, 2017, 5,751,815 potentially dilutive common shares were excluded from the weighted-average common shares outstanding for diluted net increase in net assets resulting from operations per common share because the effect of these shares would have been anti-dilutive. Refer to “Note 6—Net Increase in Net Assets Resulting from Operations per Common Share—Basic and Diluted” for further detail.

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CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF CHANGES IN NET ASSETS (UNAUDITED)
Three Months Ended
March 31, 2018
 
Three Months Ended
March 31, 2017
Change in Net Assets Resulting from Operations

 

Net investment income/(loss)
$
7,473

 
$
(4,808,212
)
Net realized losses on investments
(776,725
)
 
(24,689,167
)
Realized loss on partial repurchase of 5.25% Convertible Senior Notes due 2018
(397,846
)
 

Net change in unrealized appreciation of investments
8,133,394

 
33,280,265

Net Increase in Net Assets Resulting from Operations
6,966,296

 
3,782,886

Change in Net Assets Resulting from Capital Transactions

 

Repurchases of common stock
(1,241,428
)
 

Net Decrease in Net Assets Resulting from Capital Transactions
(1,241,428
)
 

Total Increase in Net Assets
5,724,868

 
3,782,886

Net assets at beginning of year
204,762,866

 
192,128,810

Net Assets at End of Period
$
210,487,734

 
$
195,911,696

Capital Share Activity

 

Shares outstanding at beginning of year
21,246,345

 
22,181,003

Shares issued

 

Shares repurchased
(179,807
)
 

Shares Outstanding at End of Period
21,066,538

 
22,181,003

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See accompanying notes to condensed consolidated financial statements.



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CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF CASH FLOWS (UNAUDITED)
Three Months Ended
March 31, 2018
 
Three Months Ended
March 31, 2017
Cash Flows from Operating Activities

 

Net increase in net assets resulting from operations
$
6,966,296

 
$
3,782,886

Adjustments to reconcile net increase in net assets resulting from operations to net cash provided by/(used in) operating activities:

 

Net realized losses on investments
776,725

 
24,689,167

Net change in unrealized (appreciation)/depreciation of investments
(8,133,394
)
 
(33,280,265
)
Deferred tax liability
(343,515
)
 

Amortization of discount on 5.25% Convertible Senior Notes due 2018
201,162

 
203,075

Amortization of discount on 4.75% Convertible Senior Notes due 2023
3,024

 

Amortization of deferred financing costs
20,472

 

Write-off of deferred offering costs
325,248

 

Amortization of fixed income security premiums and discounts

 
(32,796
)
Paid-in-kind-interest
(207,069
)
 
(17,897
)
Purchases of investments in:

 

Portfolio investments
(105,568
)
 
(280
)
U.S. Treasury bills
(99,970,444
)
 
(59,996,000
)
Proceeds from sales or maturity of investments in:

 

Portfolio investments
15,962,239

 

U.S. Treasury bills
100,000,000

 
30,000,000

Change in operating assets and liabilities:

 

Due from controlled investments
840

 

Prepaid expenses and other assets
49,711

 
56,275

Interest and dividends receivable
(31,901
)
 
(112,734
)
Escrow proceeds receivable
395,009

 

Due to GSV Asset Management(1)
239,693

 
(362,161
)
Payable for securities purchased
(15,393
)
 
27,497,250

Accounts payable and accrued expenses
329,951

 
(94,085
)
Income tax payable
465,775

 

Accrued incentive fees(1)
(3,528,666
)
 
1,717,308

Accrued management fees(1)
(49,717
)
 
(99,848
)
Accrued interest payable
(931,394
)
 
(905,627
)
Net Cash Provided by/(Used in) Operating Activities
12,419,085

 
(6,955,732
)
Cash Flows from Financing Activities

 

Proceeds from the issuance of 4.75% Convertible Senior Notes due 2023
40,000,000

 

Deferred debt issuance costs
(1,840,120
)
 

Repurchases of common stock
(1,241,428
)
 

Repurchase of 5.25% Convertible Senior Notes due 2018
(19,290,565
)
 

Realized loss on partial repurchase of 5.25% Convertible Senior Notes due 2018
397,846

 

Deferred offering costs
36,140

 
(18,357
)
Net Cash Provided by/(Used in) Financing Activities
18,061,873

 
(18,357
)
Total Increase/(Decrease) in Cash Balance
30,480,958

 
(6,974,089
)
Cash Balance at Beginning of Year
59,838,600

 
8,332,634

Cash Balance at End of Period
$
90,319,558

 
$
1,358,545

Supplemental Information:

 

Interest paid
$
1,810,677

 
$
1,811,250

Taxes paid
$
810

 
$
800

See accompanying notes to condensed consolidated financial statements.
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(1)
This balance references a related-party transaction. Refer to “Note 3—Related-Party Arrangements” for more detail.

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CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED SCHEDULE OF INVESTMENTS (UNAUDITED)
March 31, 2018
Portfolio Investments*
 
Headquarters/
Industry
 
Shares/
Principal
 
Cost
 
Fair Value
 
% of Net
Assets
NON-CONTROLLED/NON-AFFILIATE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Palantir Technologies, Inc.
 
Palo Alto, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Common shares, Class A
 
Data Analysis
 
5,773,690

 
$
16,189,935

 
$
35,915,162

 
17.06
%
Spotify Technology S.A.**
 
Stockholm, Sweden
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Common shares(7)
 
On-Demand Music Streaming
 
235,360

 
10,002,084

 
31,067,520

 
14.76
%
Dropbox, Inc.**
 
San Francisco, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Common shares(3)(8)
 
Cloud Computing Services
 
874,990

 
13,656,926

 
24,062,243

 
11.43
%
Coursera, Inc.
 
Mountain View, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series B
 
Online Education
 
2,961,399

 
14,519,519

 
18,360,674

 
8.72
%
Lyft, Inc.
 
San Francisco, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series E
 
On-Demand Transportation Services
 
128,563

 
2,503,585

 
5,161,000

 
2.45
%
Preferred shares, Series D
 
 
 
176,266

 
1,792,749

 
7,075,977

 
3.36
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
4,296,334

 
12,236,977

 
5.81
%
Course Hero, Inc.
 
Redwood City, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series A
 
Online Education
 
2,145,509

 
5,000,001

 
11,153,341

 
5.30
%
General Assembly Space, Inc.
 
New York, NY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series C
 
Online Education
 
126,552

 
2,999,978

 
4,671,034

 
2.22
%
Common shares
 
 
 
133,213

 
2,999,983

 
4,916,892

 
2.34
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
5,999,961

 
9,587,926

 
4.56
%
Parchment, Inc.
 
Scottsdale, AZ
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series D
 
E-Transcript Exchange
 
3,200,512

 
4,000,982

 
5,662,466

 
2.69
%
Enjoy Technology, Inc.
 
Menlo Park, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series B
 
On-Demand Commerce
 
1,681,520

 
4,000,280

 
4,000,000

 
1.90
%
Preferred shares, Series A
 
 
 
879,198

 
1,002,440

 
1,208,696

 
0.57
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
5,002,720

 
5,208,696

 
2.47
%
A Place for Rover Inc. (f/k/a DogVacay, Inc.)
 
Seattle, WA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Common shares
 
Peer-to-Peer Pet Services
 
707,991

 
2,506,119

 
3,276,947

 
1.56
%
Knewton, Inc.
 
New York, NY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series E
 
Online Education
 
375,985

 
4,999,999

 
3,031,557

 
1.44
%
SugarCRM, Inc.
 
Cupertino, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series E
 
Customer Relationship Manager
 
373,134

 
1,500,522

 
1,807,328

 
0.86
%
Common shares
 
 
 
1,524,799

 
5,476,502

 
1,255,890

 
0.60
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
6,977,024

 
3,063,218

 
1.46
%
DreamBox Learning, Inc.
 
Bellevue, WA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series A-1
 
Education Technology
 
7,159,221

 
1,502,362

 
1,510,500

 
0.72
%
Preferred shares, Series A
 
 
 
3,579,610

 
758,017

 
755,250

 
0.36
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
2,260,379

 
2,265,750

 
1.08
%
SharesPost, Inc.
 
San Francisco, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series B
 
Online Marketplace Finance
 
1,771,653

 
2,259,716

 
2,249,999

 
1.07
%
Common warrants, $0.13 Strike Price,
Expiration Date 6/15/2018
 
 
 
770,934

 
23,128

 
15,419

 
0.01
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
2,282,844

 
2,265,418

 
1.08
%
Clever, Inc.
 
San Francisco, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series B
 
Education Software
 
1,799,047

 
2,000,601

 
2,000,001

 
0.95
%
Aspiration Partners, Inc.
 
Marina Del Rey, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series A
 
Financial Services
 
540,270

 
1,001,815

 
1,866,061

 
0.89
%

See accompanying notes to condensed consolidated financial statements.

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CONSOLIDATED SCHEDULE OF INVESTMENTS –continued
March 31, 2018
Portfolio Investments*
 
Headquarters/
Industry
 
Shares/
Principal
 
Cost
 
Fair Value
 
% of Net
Assets
Lytro, Inc.(12)
 
Mountain View, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series D
 
Light Field Imaging Platform
 
159,160

 
$
502,142

 
$
48,337

 
0.02
%
Preferred shares, Series C-1
 
 
 
3,378,379

 
10,001,216

 
966,741

 
0.46
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
10,503,358

 
1,015,078

 
0.48
%
Tynker (f/k/a Neuron Fuel, Inc.)
 
Mountain View, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series A
 
Computer Software
 
534,162

 
309,310

 
791,361

 
0.38
%
4C Insights (f/k/a The Echo Systems Corp.)
 
Chicago, IL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Common shares
 
Social Data Platform
 
436,219

 
1,436,404

 
578,549

 
0.27
%
Fullbridge, Inc.
 
Cambridge, MA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Common shares
 
Business Education
 
517,917

 
6,150,506

 

 
%
Promissory Note 1.47% Due 11/9/2021(4)
 
 
 
2,270,458

 
2,270,858

 
186,517

 
0.09
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
8,421,364

 
186,517

 
0.09
%
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total Non-controlled/Non-affiliate
 
 
 
 
 
$
121,367,679

 
$
173,595,462

 
82.47
%
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NON-CONTROLLED/AFFILIATE(1)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ozy Media, Inc.
 
Mountain View, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Convertible Promissory Note 5% Due 2/28/2018(4)(11)
 
Digital Media Platform
 
$
2,000,000

 
2,000,000

 
3,102,164

 
1.47
%
Promissory Note 10% Due 2/12/2018***(11)
 
 
 
$
100,000

 
100,000

 
100,000

 
0.05
%
Preferred shares, Series B
 
 
 
922,509

 
4,999,999

 
1,238,486

 
0.59
%
Preferred shares, Series A
 
 
 
1,090,909

 
3,000,200

 
742,881

 
0.35
%
Preferred shares, Series Seed
 
 
 
500,000

 
500,000

 
123,813

 
0.06
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
10,600,199

 
5,307,344

 
2.52
%
CUX, Inc. (d/b/a CorpU)
 
Philadelphia, PA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Senior Subordinated Convertible Promissory Note 8% Due 11/26/2018***(6)
 
Corporate Education
 
$
1,259,710

 
1,259,712

 
1,259,712

 
0.60
%
Convertible preferred shares, Series D
 
 
 
169,033

 
778,607

 
1,000,968

 
0.48
%
Convertible preferred shares, Series C
 
 
 
615,763

 
2,006,077

 
132,232

 
0.06
%
Preferred Warrants Series D, Strike Price $4.59, Expiration Date 8/1/2018(9)
 
 
 
16,903

 

 
3,888

 
0.00
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
4,044,396

 
2,396,800

 
1.14
%
Declara, Inc.
 
Palo Alto, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Convertible Promissory Note 12% Due 4/30/2018(4)(10)
 
Social Cognitive Learning
 
$
2,327,727

 
2,333,259

 
517,067

 
0.25
%
Preferred shares, Series A
 
 
 
10,716,390

 
9,999,999

 
169,471

 
0.08
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
12,333,258

 
686,538

 
0.33
%
EdSurge, Inc.
 
Burlingame, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series A-1
 
Education Media Platform
 
378,788

 
501,360

 
250,000

 
0.12
%
Preferred shares, Series A
 
 
 
494,365

 
500,801

 
250,000

 
0.12
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
1,002,161

 
500,000

 
0.24
%
Maven Research, Inc.
 
San Francisco, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series C
 
Knowledge Networks
 
318,979

 
2,000,447

 
197,724

 
0.09
%
Preferred shares, Series B
 
 
 
49,505

 
217,206

 
19,723

 
0.01
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
2,217,653

 
217,447

 
0.10
%
Curious.com, Inc.
 
Menlo Park, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series B
 
Online Education
 
3,407,834

 
12,000,006

 

 
%
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total Non-controlled/Affiliate
 
 
 
 
 
$
42,197,673

 
$
9,108,129

 
4.33
%
See accompanying notes to condensed consolidated financial statements.

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CONSOLIDATED SCHEDULE OF INVESTMENTS –continued
March 31, 2018
Portfolio Investments*
 
Headquarters/
Industry
 
Shares/
Principal
 
Cost
 
Fair Value
 
% of Net Assets
CONTROLLED(2)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NestGSV, Inc. (d/b/a GSV Labs, Inc.)
 
Redwood City, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Convertible Promissory Note 8% Due 7/31/2018***
 
Global Innovation Platform
 
$
560,199

 
564,079

 
560,199

 
0.27
%
Preferred shares, Series A-4
 
 
 
3,720,424

 
4,904,498

 
8,495,305

 
4.04
%
Preferred shares, Series A-3
 
 
 
1,561,625

 
2,005,730

 
2,971,543

 
1.41
%
Preferred shares, Series A-2
 
 
 
450,001

 
605,500

 
513,770

 
0.24
%
Preferred shares, Series A-1
 
 
 
1,000,000

 
1,021,778

 
856,284

 
0.41
%
Common shares
 
 
 
200,000

 
1,000

 

 
%
Preferred Warrants Series A-3, Strike Price $1.33, Expiration Date 4/4/2019
 
 
 
187,500

 

 
195,000

 
0.09
%
Preferred Warrants Series A-4, Strike Price $1.33, Expiration Date 10/6/2019
 
 
 
500,000

 

 
725,000

 
0.34
%
Preferred Warrants Series A-4, Strike Price $1.33, Expiration Date 7/18/2021
 
 
 
250,000

 
74,380

 
375,000

 
0.18
%
Preferred Warrants Series B, Strike Price $2.31, Expiration Date 11/29/2021
 
 
 
100,000

 
29,275

 
66,000

 
0.03
%
Preferred Warrant Series B–Strike Price $2.31, Expiration Date 5/29/2022
 
 
 
125,000

 
70,379

 
82,500

 
0.04
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
9,276,619

 
14,840,601

 
7.05
%
StormWind, LLC(5)
 
Scottsdale, AZ
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series C
 
Interactive Learning
 
2,779,134

 
4,000,787

 
7,260,523

 
3.45
%
Preferred shares, Series B
 
 
 
3,279,629

 
2,019,687

 
5,847,686

 
2.78
%
Preferred shares, Series A
 
 
 
366,666

 
110,000

 
430,174

 
0.20
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
6,130,474

 
13,538,383

 
6.43
%
SPBRX, INC. (f/k/a GSV Sustainability Partners, Inc.)
 
Woodside, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Class A***
 
Clean Technology
 
14,300,000

 
7,151,412

 
1,190,428

 
0.57
%
Common shares
 
 
 
100,000

 
10,000

 

 
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
7,161,412

 
1,190,428

 
0.57
%
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total Controlled
 
 
 
 
 
$
22,568,505

 
$
29,569,412

 
14.05
%
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total Portfolio Investments
 
 
 
 
 
$
186,133,857

 
$
212,273,003

 
100.85
%
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
U.S. Treasury
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
U.S. Treasury bills, 0%, due 4/5/2018***(3)
 
 
 
$
100,000,000

 
99,970,444

 
99,987,000

 
47.50
%
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TOTAL INVESTMENTS
 
 
 
 
 
$
286,104,301

 
$
312,260,003

 
148.35
%
See accompanying notes to condensed consolidated financial statements.
_________________
*
All portfolio investments are non-control/non-affiliated and non-income-producing, unless otherwise identified. Equity investments are subject to lock-up restrictions upon their initial public offering (“IPO”). The Company’s and GSV Asset Management’s officers and staff, as applicable, may serve on the board of directors of the Company’s portfolio investments. (Refer to “Note 3—Related-Party Arrangements”). All portfolio investments are considered Level 3 and valued using significant unobservable inputs, unless otherwise noted. (Refer to “Note 4—Investments at Fair Value”). All investments are restricted as to resale, unless otherwise noted, and were valued at fair value as determined in good faith by the Company’s board of directors.

**
Indicates assets that GSV Capital Corp. believes do not represent “qualifying assets” under Section 55(a) of the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended (the “1940 Act”). Of GSV Capital Corp.’s total investments as of March 31, 2018, 17.66% of its total investments are non-qualifying assets.

***
Investment is income-producing.

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March 31, 2018

(1)
“Affiliate Investments” are investments in those companies that are “Affiliated Companies” of GSV Capital Corp., as defined in the 1940 Act. In general, a company is deemed to be an “Affiliate” of GSV Capital Corp. if GSV Capital Corp. owns 5% or more of the voting securities (i.e., securities with the right to elect directors) of such company. For the Schedule of Investments In, and Advances To, Affiliates, as required by SEC Regulation S-X, Rule 12-14, refer to “Note 4—Investments at Fair Value”.

(2)
“Control Investments” are investments in those companies that are “Controlled Companies” of GSV Capital Corp., as defined in the 1940 Act. In general, under the 1940 Act, the Company would “Control” a portfolio company if the Company owned more than 25% of its outstanding voting securities (i.e., securities with the right to elect directors) and/or had the power to exercise control over the management or policies of such portfolio company. For the Schedule of Investments In, and Advances To, Affiliates, as required by SEC Regulation S-X, Rule 12-14, refer to “Note 4—Investments at Fair Value”.

(3)
Denotes an investment considered Level 1 or Level 2 and valued using observable inputs.

(4)
As of March 31, 2018, the investments noted had been placed on non-accrual status.

(5)
GSV Capital Corp.’s investments in StormWind, LLC are held through GSV Capital Corp.'s wholly owned subsidiary, GSVC SW Holdings, Inc.

(6)
Interest will accrue daily on the unpaid principal balance of the note. Interest began compounding annually on November 26, 2015. Accrued interest is not payable until the earlier of (a) the closing of a subsequent equity offering by CUX, Inc. (d/b/a CorpU), or (b) the maturity of the note (November 26, 2018).

(7)
On March 14, 2018, as disclosed in its Amendment No. 1 to its Form F-1 Registration Statement filed in connection with its direct listing, Spotify Technology S.A. effectuated a 40:1 stock split of its ordinary shares, beneficiary certificates and any other of its outstanding securities. On April 3, 2018, Spotify Technology S.A., registered for resale up to 55,731,480 ordinary shares by the registered shareholders in a direct listing.

(8)
On March 7, 2018, as disclosed in its Amendment No. 1 to its Form S-1 Registration Statement filed in connection with its initial public offering, Dropbox, Inc. effectuated a 1:1.5 reverse stock split of its capital stock. On March 23, 2018, Dropbox, Inc. priced its initial public offering for 26,822,409 Class A common shares at a price of $21.00 per share. Dropbox, Inc., also registered for resale up to 9,177,591 Class A common shares by the registered shareholders. At March 31, 2018, GSV Capital Corp. valued Dropbox, Inc. based on its March 31, 2018 closing price, less a 12% liquidity discount.

(9)
On February 23, 2018, CUX, Inc. (d/b/a CorpU) agreed to extend the maturity of the GSV Capital Corp.'s Series D warrants until August 1, 2018.

(10)
The maturity date of the convertible promissory note to Declara, Inc. was extended an additional three months to April 30, 2018. On January 31, 2018 the interest rate on the convertible promissory note increased to 12% per annum (including 365 days for the purposes of accrual). GSV Capital Corp. and Declara, Inc. are in the process of renegotiating the terms of GSV Capital Corp.'s investment.

(11)
During the period, Ozy Media, Inc.’s obligations under its financing arrangements with the Company became past due. Effective April 9, 2018, the term of Ozy Media Inc.'s notes were extended through the issuance of a new convertible promissory note, which extended the maturity date of the existing notes to October 31, 2018, or December 31, 2018 if certain conditions are satisfied. In consideration for amending and restating the existing notes, the Company was issued warrants exercisable for a certain number of shares of Ozy Media Inc.'s common stock.

(12)
On March 27, 2018, Lytro, Inc. announced that it was preparing to wind down the company over an unspecified period of time. As a result of the wind down, the Company expects to recover an amount equal to the fair value of its investment in Lytro, Inc. as of March 31, 2018.




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CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED SCHEDULE OF INVESTMENTS (UNAUDITED)
December 31, 2017
Portfolio Investments*
 
Headquarters/​
Industry
 
Shares/​
Principal
 
Cost
 
Fair Value
 
% of Net
Assets
NON-CONTROLLED/NON-AFFILIATE
 
 

 

 

 

Palantir Technologies, Inc.
 
Palo Alto, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Common shares, Class A
 
Data Analysis
 
5,773,690

 
$
16,189,935

 
$
35,075,759

 
17.13
%
Spotify Technology S.A.**
 
Stockholm, Sweden
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Common shares
 
On-Demand Music Streaming
 
5,884

 
10,002,084

 
30,729,068

 
15.01
%
Coursera, Inc.
 
Mountain View, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series B
 
Online Education
 
2,961,399

 
14,519,519

 
18,360,674

 
8.97
%
Dropbox, Inc.
 
San Francisco, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series A-1
 
Cloud Computing Services
 
552,486

 
5,015,773

 
7,524,859

 
3.67
%
Common shares
 
 
 
760,000

 
8,641,153

 
10,350,837

 
5.06
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
13,656,926

 
17,875,696

 
8.73
%
General Assembly Space, Inc.
 
New York, NY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series C
 
Online Education
 
126,552

 
2,999,978

 
5,281,440

 
2.58
%
Common shares
 
 
 
133,213

 
2,999,983

 
5,559,426

 
2.72
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
5,999,961

 
10,840,866

 
5.30
%
Lyft, Inc.
 
San Francisco, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series E
 
On-Demand Transportation Services
 
128,563

 
2,503,585

 
4,269,577

 
2.09
%
Preferred shares, Series D
 
 
 
176,266

 
1,792,749

 
5,853,938

 
2.86
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
4,296,334

 
10,123,515

 
4.95
%
Course Hero, Inc.
 
Redwood City, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series A
 
Online Education
 
2,145,509

 
5,000,001

 
10,041,426

 
4.90
%
Chegg, Inc.**
 
Santa Clara, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Common shares(3)(11)
 
Online Education Services
 
500,000

 
6,008,468

 
8,160,000

 
3.99
%
Avenues Global Holdings, LLC(4)
 
New York, NY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Junior Preferred Stock
 
Globally-Focused Private School
 
10,014,270

 
10,151,854

 
5,908,419

 
2.89
%
Parchment, Inc.
 
Scottsdale, AZ
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series D
 
E-Transcript Exchange
 
3,200,512

 
4,000,982

 
5,583,562

 
2.73
%
Enjoy Technology, Inc.
 
Menlo Park, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series B
 
On-Demand Commerce
 
1,681,520

 
4,000,280

 
3,929,210

 
1.92
%
Preferred shares, Series A
 
 
 
879,198

 
1,002,440

 
1,190,998

 
0.58
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
5,002,720

 
5,120,208

 
2.50
%
Knewton, Inc.
 
New York, NY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series E
 
Online Education
 
375,985

 
4,999,999

 
3,597,034

 
1.76
%
SugarCRM, Inc.
 
Cupertino, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series E
 
Customer Relationship Manager
 
373,134

 
1,500,522

 
1,838,912

 
0.90
%
Common shares
 
 
 
1,524,799

 
5,476,502

 
1,384,956

 
0.68
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
6,977,024

 
3,223,868

 
1.58
%
A Place for Rover Inc. (f/k/a DogVacay, Inc.)(7)
 
Seattle, WA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Common shares
 
Peer-to-Peer Pet Services
 
707,991

 
2,506,119

 
3,130,348

 
1.53
%
SharesPost, Inc.
 
San Francisco, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series B
 
Online Marketplace Finance
 
1,771,653

 
2,259,716

 
2,249,999

 
1.10
%
Common warrants, $0.13 Strike Price,
Expiration Date 6/15/2018
 
 
 
770,934

 
23,128

 
46,256

 
0.02
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
2,282,844

 
2,296,255

 
1.12
%

See accompanying notes to condensed consolidated financial statements.


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CONSOLIDATED SCHEDULE OF INVESTMENTS –continued
December 31, 2017
Portfolio Investments*
 
Headquarters/​
Industry
 
Shares/​
Principal
 
Cost
 
Fair Value
 
% of Net Assets
DreamBox Learning, Inc.
 
Bellevue, WA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series A-1
 
Education Technology
 
7,159,221

 
$
1,502,362

 
$
1,518,176

 
0.74
%
Preferred shares, Series A
 
 
 
3,579,610

 
758,017

 
759,088

 
0.37
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
2,260,379

 
2,277,264

 
1.11
%
Lytro, Inc.
 
Mountain View, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series D
 
Light Field Imaging Platform
 
159,160

 
502,081

 
100,680

 
0.05
%
Preferred shares, Series C-1
 
 
 
3,378,379

 
10,000,002

 
2,013,587

 
0.98
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
10,502,083

 
2,114,267

 
1.03
%
Clever, Inc.
 
San Francisco, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series B
 
Education Software
 
1,799,047

 
2,000,601

 
2,000,001

 
0.98
%
Aspiration Partners, Inc.
 
Marina Del Rey, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series A
 
Financial Services
 
540,270

 
1,001,815

 
1,748,371

 
0.85
%
Tynker (f/k/a Neuron Fuel, Inc.)
 
Mountain View, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series A
 
Computer Software
 
534,162

 
309,310

 
791,361

 
0.39
%
4C Insights (f/k/a The Echo Systems Corp.)
 
Chicago, IL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Common shares
 
Social Data Platform
 
436,219

 
1,436,404

 
593,702

 
0.29
%
Fullbridge, Inc.
 
Cambridge, MA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Common shares
 
Business Education
 
517,917

 
6,150,506

 

 
%
Promissory note 1.47%, Due 11/9/2021(12)
 
 
 
$
2,270,458

 
2,270,858

 
316,570

 
0.15
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
8,421,364

 
316,570

 
0.15
%
Total Non-controlled/Non-affiliate
 
 
 
 
 
$
137,526,726

 
$
179,908,234

 
87.89
%
NON-CONTROLLED/AFFILIATE(1)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Curious.com, Inc.
 
Menlo Park, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series B
 
Online Education
 
3,407,834

 
12,000,006

 
5,514,077

 
2.69
%
Ozy Media, Inc.
 
Mountain View, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Convertible Promissory Note 5% Due
2/28/2018***
(14)
 
Digital Media Platform
 
$
2,000,000

 
2,000,000

 
1,067,639

 
0.52
%
Preferred shares, Series B
 
 
 
922,509

 
4,999,999

 
2,367,022

 
1.16
%
Preferred shares, Series A
 
 
 
1,090,909

 
3,000,200

 
1,419,810

 
0.69
%
Preferred shares, Series Seed
 
 
 
500,000

 
500,000

 
236,635

 
0.12
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
10,500,199

 
5,091,106

 
2.49
%
CUX, Inc. (d/b/a CorpU)
 
Philadelphia, PA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Senior Subordinated Convertible Promissory Note 8%, Due 11/26/2018***(6)
 
Corporate Education
 
$
1,259,712

 
1,259,712

 
1,259,712

 
0.62
%
Convertible preferred shares, Series D
 
 
 
169,033

 
778,607

 
989,489

 
0.48
%
Convertible preferred shares, Series C
 
 
 
615,763

 
2,006,077

 
480,184

 
0.23
%
Preferred Warrants Series D–Strike Price $4.59–Expiration Date 2/25/2018(15)
 
 
 
16,903

 

 
2,366

 
0.00
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
4,044,396

 
2,731,751

 
1.33
%
Declara, Inc.
 
Palo Alto, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Convertible Promissory Note 9% Due
12/31/2017
(10)(12)
 
Social Cognitive Learning
 
$
2,120,658

 
2,121,898

 
1,120,329

 
0.55
%
Preferred shares, Series A
 
 
 
10,716,390

 
9,999,999

 
382,678

 
0.19
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
12,121,897

 
1,503,007

 
0.74
%
EdSurge, Inc.
 
Burlingame, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series A-1
 
Education Media Platform
 
378,788

 
501,360

 
500,000

 
0.24
%
Preferred shares, Series A
 
 
 
494,365

 
500,801

 
581,917

 
0.28
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
1,002,161

 
1,081,917

 
0.52
%
See accompanying notes to condensed consolidated financial statements.

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December 31, 2017
Portfolio Investments*
 
Headquarters/​
Industry
 
Shares/​
Principal
 
Cost
 
Fair Value
 
% of Net Assets
Maven Research, Inc.
 
San Francisco, CA
 

 

 

 

Preferred shares, Series C
 
Knowledge Networks
 
318,979

 
$
2,000,447

 
$
501,240

 
0.24
%
Preferred shares, Series B
 
 
49,505

 
217,206

 
50,000

 
0.02
%
Total
 
 
 
 
2,217,653

 
551,240

 
0.26
%
Total Non-controlled/Affiliate
 
 
 
 
$
41,886,312

 
$
16,473,098

 
8.03
%
CONTROLLED(2)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
StormWind, LLC(5)
 
Scottsdale, AZ
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series C
 
Interactive Learning
 
2,779,134

 
4,000,787

 
7,223,904

 
3.53
%
Preferred shares, Series B
 
 
3,279,629

 
2,019,687

 
5,804,472

 
2.83
%
Preferred shares, Series A
 
 
366,666

 
110,000

 
425,342

 
0.21
%
Total
 
 
 
 
6,130,474

 
13,453,718

 
6.57
%
NestGSV, Inc. (d/b/a GSV Labs, Inc.)
 
Redwood City, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Convertible Promissory Note 8% Due
7/31/2018***(9)
 
Global Innovation Platform
 
$
560,199

 
564,079

 
560,199

 
0.27
%
Unsecured Promissory Note 12% Due
1/15/2018***(8)
 
 
$
592,129

 
592,809

 
592,129

 
0.29
%
Preferred shares, Series A-4
 
 
3,720,424

 
4,904,498

 
5,390,842

 
2.63
%
Preferred shares, Series A-3
 
 
1,561,625

 
2,005,730

 
1,885,644

 
0.92
%
Preferred shares, Series A-2
 
 
450,001

 
605,500