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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 September 30, 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 19,915,001 shares of common stock, $0.01 par value per share, outstanding as of November 7, 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)
September 30,
2018
 
December 31,
2017
ASSETS

 

Investments at fair value:

 

Non-controlled/non-affiliate investments (cost of $102,192,243 and $137,526,726, respectively)
$
181,222,034

 
$
179,908,234

Non-controlled/affiliate investments (cost of $42,226,859 and $41,886,312, respectively)
5,834,265

 
16,473,098

Controlled investments (cost of $22,616,441 and $23,161,314, respectively)
30,134,871

 
24,207,161

Total Portfolio Investments
217,191,170

 
220,588,493

Investments in U.S. Treasury bills (cost of $99,967,958 and $99,985,833, respectively)
99,983,000

 
99,994,000

Total Investments (cost of $267,003,501 and $302,560,185, respectively)
317,174,170

 
320,582,493

Cash
36,623,050

 
59,838,600

Due from controlled investments

 
840

Escrow proceeds receivable
2,642,281

 
603,456

Interest and dividends receivable
310,683

 
35,141

Prepaid expenses and other assets
398,184

 
208,983

Deferred financing costs
215,048

 
413,023

Total Assets
357,363,416

 
381,682,536

LIABILITIES

 

Due to GSV Asset Management(1)
87

 
231,697

Accounts payable and accrued expenses
551,243

 
458,203

Accrued incentive fees, net of waiver of incentive fees(1)
9,142,024

 
9,278,085

Accrued management fees, net of waiver of management fees(1)
314,338

 
424,447

Accrued interest payable

 
1,056,563

Payable for securities purchased
89,577,376

 
89,485,825

Deferred tax liability
6,033,512

 
7,602,301

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

 
68,382,549

4.75% Convertible Senior Notes due March 28, 2023(2)
38,341,472

 

Total Liabilities
143,960,052

 
176,919,670

Commitments and contingencies (Notes 7 and 10)

 

Net Assets
$
213,403,364

 
$
204,762,866

NET ASSETS

 

Common stock, par value $0.01 per share (100,000,000 authorized; 20,174,955 and 21,246,345 issued and outstanding, respectively)
$
201,749

 
$
212,463

Paid-in capital in excess of par
195,110,116

 
202,584,012

Accumulated net investment loss
(17,911,239
)
 
(8,593,717
)
Accumulated net realized gains/(losses) on investments
(7,790,909
)
 
140,100

Accumulated net unrealized appreciation of investments
43,793,648

 
10,420,008

Net Assets
$
213,403,364

 
$
204,762,866

Net Asset Value Per Share
$
10.58

 
$
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 September 30, 2018 and December 31, 2017, the 5.25% Convertible Senior Notes due September 15, 2018 had a face value of $0 and $69,000,000, respectively. As of September 30, 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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GSV CAPITAL CORP. AND SUBSIDIARIES

CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF OPERATIONS (UNAUDITED)

Three Months Ended September 30,
 
Nine Months Ended September 30,
 
2018
 
2017
 
2018
 
2017
INVESTMENT INCOME

 

 

 
 
Non-controlled/non-affiliate investments:

 

 

 
 
Interest income
$
164,310

 
$
(21,447
)
 
$
174,922

 
$
(4,640
)
Other income

 

 

 
73,096

Non-controlled/affiliate investments:

 

 

 
 
Interest income
65,790

 
(48,398
)
 
521,685

 
143,974

Controlled investments:

 

 

 
 
Interest income
16,252

 
69,757

 
41,153

 
196,534

Dividend income

 
175,000

 
350,000

 
475,000

Total Investment Income
246,352

 
174,912

 
1,087,760

 
883,964

OPERATING EXPENSES

 

 

 
 
Management fees(1)
1,345,090

 
1,397,332

 
3,954,732

 
4,210,932

Incentive fees(1)
804,520

 
3,334,052

 
4,863,939

 
7,482,185

Costs incurred under Administration Agreement(1)
355,599

 
472,413

 
1,176,857

 
1,453,007

Directors’ fees
86,250

 
86,250

 
258,750

 
242,230

Professional fees
552,179

 
353,933

 
1,218,875

 
1,318,931

Interest expense
1,311,534

 
1,207,548

 
3,925,292

 
3,489,381

Income tax expense
(6,235
)
 
4,889

 
142,264

 
51,379

Other expenses
107,688

 
119,122

 
756,994

 
479,419

Total Operating Expenses
4,556,625

 
6,975,539

 
16,297,703

 
18,727,464

Management fee waiver(1)
(402,074
)
 
(174,666
)
 
(892,421
)
 
(526,366
)
Incentive fee waiver(1)

 

 
(5,000,000
)
 

Total operating expenses, net of waiver of management and incentive fees
4,154,551

 
6,800,873

 
10,405,282

 
18,201,098

Net Investment Loss
(3,908,199
)
 
(6,625,961
)
 
(9,317,522
)
 
(17,317,134
)
Realized Gains/(Losses) on Investments:

 

 

 
 
Non-controlled/non-affiliated investments
(10,119,771
)
 
1,033,577

 
(7,532,483
)
 
(21,748,173
)
Controlled investments

 

 
(680
)
 
(2,578,909
)
Net Realized Gains/(Losses) on Investments
(10,119,771
)
 
1,033,577

 
(7,533,163
)
 
(24,327,082
)
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
16,245,474

 
20,367,064

 
36,655,159

 
65,931,446

Non-controlled/affiliate investments
(2,350,413
)
 
(9,822,081
)
 
(10,979,378
)
 
(10,082,924
)
Controlled investments
247,314

 
5,091,700

 
6,472,584

 
5,820,954

Net Change in Unrealized Appreciation/(Depreciation) of Investments
14,142,375

 
15,636,683

 
32,148,365

 
61,669,476

Benefit from taxes on unrealized depreciation of investments
214,404

 
26,705

 
1,225,275

 
26,705

Net Increase in Net Assets Resulting from Operations
$
328,810

 
$
10,071,004

 
$
16,125,108

 
$
20,051,965

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

 

 
 
Basic
$
0.02

 
$
0.46

 
$
0.77

 
$
0.91

Diluted(2)
$
0.02

 
$
0.40

 
$
0.72

 
$
0.84

Weighted-Average Common Shares Outstanding

 

 

 
 
Basic
20,462,626

 
22,000,571

 
20,858,192

 
22,120,198

Diluted(2)
20,462,626

 
27,752,386

 
27,728,434

 
27,872,013

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 September 30, 2018, 7,173,218 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. For the nine months ended September 30, 2018 and the three and nine months ended September 30, 2017 2017, 0 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. 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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GSV CAPITAL CORP. AND SUBSIDIARIES

CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF CHANGES IN NET ASSETS (UNAUDITED)
Nine Months Ended September 30, 2018
 
Nine Months Ended September 30, 2017
Change in Net Assets Resulting from Operations

 

Net investment loss
$
(9,317,522
)
 
$
(17,317,134
)
Net realized losses on investments
(7,533,163
)
 
(24,327,082
)
Realized loss on partial repurchase of 5.25% Convertible Senior Notes due 2018
(397,846
)
 

Net change in unrealized appreciation of investments
32,148,365

 
61,669,476

Benefit from taxes on unrealized depreciation of investments
1,225,275

 
26,705

Net Increase in Net Assets Resulting from Operations
16,125,108

 
20,051,965

Change in Net Assets Resulting from Capital Transactions

 

Repurchases of common stock
(7,484,610
)
 
(2,800,810
)
Net Decrease in Net Assets Resulting from Capital Transactions
(7,484,610
)
 
(2,800,810
)
Total Increase in Net Assets
8,640,498

 
17,251,155

Net assets at beginning of year
204,762,866

 
192,128,810

Net Assets at End of Period
$
213,403,364

 
$
209,379,965

Capital Share Activity

 

Shares outstanding at beginning of year
21,246,345

 
22,181,003

Shares issued

 

Shares repurchased
(1,071,390
)
 
(574,109
)
Shares Outstanding at End of Period
20,174,955

 
21,606,894


See accompanying notes to condensed consolidated financial statements.


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CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF CASH FLOWS (UNAUDITED)
Nine Months Ended September 30, 2018
 
Nine Months Ended September 30, 2017
Cash Flows from Operating Activities

 

Net increase in net assets resulting from operations
$
16,125,108

 
$
20,051,965

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
7,533,163

 
24,327,082

Net change in unrealized (appreciation) of investments
(32,148,365
)
 
(61,669,476
)
Deferred tax liability
(1,568,789
)
 
(26,705
)
Amortization of discount on 5.25% Convertible Senior Notes due 2018
492,170

 
649,926

Amortization of discount on 4.75% Convertible Senior Notes due 2023
188,091

 

Amortization of deferred financing costs
51,636

 
27,751

Write-off of deferred offering costs
325,248

 

Amortization of fixed income security premiums and discounts
(25,909
)
 
(115,162
)
Paid-in-kind-interest
(254,881
)
 
(24,564
)
Purchases of investments in:

 

Portfolio investments
(6,676,590
)
 
(2,080
)
U.S. Treasury bills
(299,911,885
)
 
(260,045,503
)
Proceeds from sales or maturity of investments in:

 

Portfolio investments
34,892,791

 
9,773,257

U.S. Treasury bills
300,000,000

 
190,000,000

Change in operating assets and liabilities:

 

Due from controlled investments
840

 

Prepaid expenses and other assets
(189,201
)
 
(83,843
)
Interest and dividends receivable
(275,542
)
 
(125,491
)
Escrow proceeds receivable
(2,038,825
)
 

Due to GSV Asset Management(1)
(231,610
)
 
(98,128
)
Payable for securities purchased
91,551

 
62,992,375

Accounts payable and accrued expenses
93,040

 
(78,225
)
Accrued incentive fees(1)
(136,061
)
 
7,482,185

Accrued management fees(1)
(110,109
)
 
(524,054
)
Accrued interest payable
(1,056,563
)
 
(900,459
)
Net Cash Provided by/(Used in) Operating Activities
15,169,308

 
(8,389,149
)
Cash Flows from Financing Activities

 

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

 

Deferred debt issuance costs
(1,846,620
)
 

Repurchases of common stock
(7,484,610
)
 
(2,647,250
)
Repayment of 5.25% Convertible Senior Notes due 2018
(69,272,565
)
 

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

 

Borrowings under credit facility

 
16,000,000

Deferred credit facility costs

 
(41,486
)
Deferred offering costs
(178,910
)
 
(100,313
)
Net Cash Provided by/(Used in) Financing Activities
(38,384,859
)
 
5,210,951

Total Decrease in Cash Balance
(23,215,550
)
 
(3,178,198
)
Cash Balance at Beginning of Year
59,838,600

 
8,332,634

Cash Balance at End of Period
$
36,623,050

 
$
5,154,436

Supplemental Information:

 

Interest paid
$
4,080,817

 
$
3,679,244

Taxes paid
$
492,303

 
$
52,481

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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GSV CAPITAL CORP. AND SUBSIDIARIES

CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED SCHEDULE OF INVESTMENTS (UNAUDITED)
September 30, 2018
Portfolio Investments*
 
Headquarters/
Industry
 
Date of Initial Investment
 
Shares/
Principal
 
Cost
 
Fair Value
 
% of Net
Assets
NON-CONTROLLED/NON-AFFILIATE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Spotify Technology S.A.**
 
Stockholm, Sweden
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Common shares(3)(7)
 
On-Demand Music Streaming
 
8/6/2012
 
235,360

 
$
10,002,084

 
$
42,560,149

 
19.94
%
Palantir Technologies, Inc.
 
Palo Alto, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Common shares, Class A
 
Data Analysis
 
5/7/2012
 
5,773,690

 
16,189,935

 
35,016,970

 
16.41
%
Dropbox, Inc.**
 
San Francisco, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Common shares(3)(8)
 
Cloud Computing Services
 
11/15/2011
 
874,990

 
13,656,926

 
23,475,982

 
11.00
%
Coursera, Inc.
 
Mountain View, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series B
 
Online Education
 
6/9/2013
 
2,961,399

 
14,519,519

 
20,640,951

 
9.67
%
Lyft, Inc.
 
San Francisco, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series E
 
On-Demand Transportation Services
 
3/11/2015
 
128,563

 
2,503,585

 
6,197,686

 
2.90
%
Preferred shares, Series D
 
 
 
3/21/2014
 
176,266

 
1,792,749

 
8,497,323

 
3.98
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4,296,334

 
14,695,009

 
6.88
%
Course Hero, Inc.
 
Redwood City, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series A
 
Online Education
 
9/18/2014
 
2,145,509

 
5,000,001

 
12,410,886

 
5.82
%
Nextdoor.com, Inc.
 
San Francisco, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Common shares
 
Social Networking
 
9/27/2018
 
369,000

 
6,329,214

 
6,329,214

 
2.97
%
Parchment, Inc.
 
Scottsdale, AZ
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series D 8%
 
E-Transcript Exchange
 
10/1/2012
 
3,200,512

 
4,000,982

 
6,170,316

 
2.89
%
Enjoy Technology, Inc.
 
Menlo Park, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series B
 
On-Demand Commerce
 
7/29/2015
 
1,681,520

 
4,000,280

 
4,000,000

 
1.87
%
Preferred shares, Series A
 
 
 
10/24/2014
 
879,198

 
1,002,440

 
2,091,436

 
0.98
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
5,002,720

 
6,091,436

 
2.85
%
A Place for Rover Inc. (f/k/a DogVacay, Inc.)
 
Seattle, WA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Common shares
 
Peer-to-Peer Pet Services
 
11/3/2014
 
707,991

 
2,506,119

 
4,221,543

 
1.98
%
Knewton, Inc.
 
New York, NY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series E
 
Online Education
 
12/16/2013
 
375,985

 
4,999,999

 
2,976,982

 
1.40
%
Convertible Promissory Note 8% Due 12/31/2019(12)
 
 
 
7/23/2018
 
$
134,405

 
135,213

 
134,405

 
0.06
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
5,135,212

 
3,111,387

 
1.46
%
SharesPost, Inc.
 
San Francisco, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series B
 
Online Marketplace Finance
 
7/19/2011
 
1,771,653

 
2,259,716

 
2,254,857

 
1.06
%
Common shares(13)
 
 
 
7/20/2011
 
770,934

 
123,987

 
528,247

 
0.25
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2,383,703

 
2,783,104

 
1.31
%
Clever, Inc.
 
San Francisco, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series B
 
Education Software
 
12/5/2014
 
1,799,047

 
2,000,601

 
2,000,001

 
0.94
%
Tynker (f/k/a Neuron Fuel, Inc.)
 
Mountain View, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series A 8%
 
Computer Software
 
8/8/2012
 
534,162

 
309,310

 
789,491

 
0.37
%
4C Insights (f/k/a The Echo Systems Corp.)
 
Chicago, IL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Common shares
 
Social Data Platform
 
3/30/2012
 
436,219

 
1,436,404

 
537,273

 
0.25
%
Aspiration Partners, Inc.
 
Marina Del Rey, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series A
 
Financial Services
 
8/11/2015
 
540,270

 
1,001,815

 
388,322

 
0.18
%
Fullbridge, Inc.
 
Cambridge, MA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Common shares
 
Business Education
 
5/13/2012
 
517,917

 
6,150,506

 

 
%
Promissory Note 1.49% Due 11/9/2021(4)
 
 
 
3/3/2016
 
$
2,270,458

 
2,270,858

 

 
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
8,421,364

 

 
%
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total Non-controlled/Non-affiliate
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
$
102,192,243

 
$
181,222,034

 
84.92
%
See accompanying notes to condensed consolidated financial statements.

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CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED SCHEDULE OF INVESTMENTS –continued
September 30, 2018
Portfolio Investments*
 
Headquarters/
Industry
 
Date of Initial Investment
 
Shares/
Principal
 
Cost
 
Fair Value
 
% of Net
Assets
NON-CONTROLLED/AFFILIATE(1)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ozy Media, Inc.
 
Mountain View, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Convertible Promissory Note 5% Due 10/31/2018(11)
 
Digital Media Platform
 
8/31/2016
 
$
2,102,384

 
$
2,097,646

 
$
3,153,576

 
1.48
%
Preferred shares, Series B 6%
 
 
 
10/3/2014
 
922,509

 
4,999,999

 

 
%
Preferred shares, Series A 6%
 
 
 
12/11/2013
 
1,090,909

 
3,000,200

 

 
%
Preferred shares, Series Seed 6%
 
 
 
11/2/2012
 
500,000

 
500,000

 

 
%
Common Warrants, Strike Price $0.01, Expiration Date 4/9/2028(11)
 
 
 
4/9/2018
 
295,565

 
30,647

 

 
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
10,628,492

 
3,153,576

 
1.48
%
CUX, Inc. (d/b/a CorpU)
 
Philadelphia, PA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Senior Subordinated Convertible Promissory Note 8% Due 11/26/2018***(6)
 
Corporate Education
 
11/26/2014
 
$
1,259,712

 
1,259,712

 
1,259,712

 
0.59
%
Convertible preferred shares, Series D 6%
 
 
 
5/31/2013
 
169,033

 
778,607

 
651,796

 
0.31
%
Convertible preferred shares, Series C 8%
 
 
 
3/29/2012
 
615,763

 
2,006,077

 

 
%
Preferred Warrants Series D, Strike Price $4.59, Expiration Date 11/26/2018(9)
 
 
 
5/31/2013
 
16,903

 

 
7,437

 
0.00
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4,044,396

 
1,918,945

 
0.90
%
EdSurge, Inc.
 
Burlingame, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series A-1
 
Education Media Platform
 
11/12/2015
 
378,788

 
501,360

 
250,000

 
0.12
%
Preferred shares, Series A
 
 
 
2/28/2014
 
494,365

 
500,801

 
275,565

 
0.13
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1,002,161

 
525,565

 
0.25
%
Maven Research, Inc.
 
San Francisco, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series C
 
Knowledge Networks
 
7/2/2012
 
318,979

 
2,000,447

 
214,756

 
0.10
%
Preferred shares, Series B
 
 
 
2/28/2012
 
49,505

 
217,206

 
21,423

 
0.01
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2,217,653

 
236,179

 
0.11
%
Curious.com, Inc.
 
Menlo Park, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Common shares(15)
 
Online Education
 
11/22/2013
 
1,135,944

 
12,000,006

 

 
%
Declara, Inc.
 
Palo Alto, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Convertible Promissory Note 12% Due 4/30/2018(4)(10)
 
Social Cognitive Learning
 
12/30/2015
 
$
2,327,727

 
2,334,152

 

 
%
Preferred shares, Series A 8%
 
 
 
4/17/2014
 
10,716,390

 
9,999,999

 

 
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
12,334,151

 

 
%
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total Non-controlled/Affiliate
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
$
42,226,859

 
$
5,834,265

 
2.73
%
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
CONTROLLED(2)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
StormWind, LLC(5)
 
Scottsdale, AZ
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Series C 8%
 
Interactive Learning
 
1/7/2014
 
2,779,134

 
4,000,787

 
8,402,683

 
3.94
%
Preferred shares, Series B 8%
 
 
 
12/16/2011
 
3,279,629

 
2,019,687

 
6,000,048

 
2.81
%
Preferred shares, Series A 8%
 
 
 
2/25/2014
 
366,666

 
110,000

 
580,865

 
0.27
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6,130,474

 
14,983,596

 
7.02
%

See accompanying notes to condensed consolidated financial statements.

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September 30, 2018
Portfolio Investments*
 
Headquarters/
Industry
 
Date of Initial Investment
 
Shares/
Principal
 
Cost
 
Fair Value
 
% of Net Assets
NestGSV, Inc. (d/b/a GSV Labs, Inc.)
 
Redwood City, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Convertible Promissory Note 12% Due 12/31/2018***(14)
 
Global Innovation Platform
 
2/17/2016
 
$
605,637

 
$
612,015

 
$
545,074

 
0.26
%
Preferred shares, Series A-4
 
 
 
10/6/2014
 
3,720,424

 
4,904,498

 
8,442,350

 
3.96
%
Preferred shares, Series A-3
 
 
 
4/4/2014
 
1,561,625

 
2,005,730

 
2,953,020

 
1.38
%
Preferred shares, Series A-2
 
 
 
7/15/2013
 
450,001

 
605,500

 
510,568

 
0.24
%
Preferred shares, Series A-1
 
 
 
5/25/2012
 
1,000,000

 
1,021,778

 
850,946

 
0.40
%
Common shares
 
 
 
7/1/2014
 
200,000

 
1,000

 

 
%
Preferred Warrants Series A-3, Strike Price $1.33, Expiration Date 4/4/2019
 
 
 
4/4/2014
 
187,500

 

 
110,625

 
0.05
%
Preferred Warrants Series A-4, Strike Price $1.33, Expiration Date 10/6/2019
 
 
 
10/6/2014
 
500,000

 

 
495,000

 
0.23
%
Preferred Warrants Series A-4, Strike Price $1.33, Expiration Date 7/18/2021
 
 
 
7/8/2016
 
250,000

 
74,380

 
267,500

 
0.13
%
Preferred Warrants Series B, Strike Price $2.31, Expiration Date 11/29/2021
 
 
 
11/29/2016
 
100,000

 
29,275

 
7,556

 
0.00
%
Preferred Warrant Series B, Strike Price $2.31, Expiration Date 5/29/2022
 
 
 
5/29/2017
 
125,000

 
70,379

 
9,444

 
0.00
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
9,324,555

 
14,192,083

 
6.65
%
SPBRX, INC. (f/k/a GSV Sustainability Partners, Inc.)
 
Woodside, CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preferred shares, Class A***(16)
 
Clean Technology
 
4/15/2014
 
14,300,000

 
7,151,412

 
959,192

 
0.45
%
Common shares
 
 
 
4/15/2014
 
100,000

 
10,000

 

 
%
Total
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
7,161,412

 
959,192

 
0.45
%
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total Controlled
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
$
22,616,441

 
$
30,134,871

 
14.12
%
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total Portfolio Investments
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
$
167,035,543

 
$
217,191,170

 
101.77
%
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
U.S. Treasury
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
U.S. Treasury bills, 0%, due 10/4/2018***(3)
 
 
 
9/27/2018
 
$
100,000,000

 
99,967,958

 
99,983,000

 
46.85
%
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TOTAL INVESTMENTS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
$
267,003,501

 
$
317,174,170

 
148.63
%

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”). Preferred dividends are generally only payable when declared and paid by the portfolio company's board of directors. 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 of the Company's portfolio 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. (Refer to "Note 2—Significant Accounting Policies—Investments at Fair Value").
**
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 September 30, 2018, 20.82% of its total investments are non-qualifying assets.
***
Investment is income-producing.

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(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 September 30, 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. Subsequent to period end, GSV Capital Corp. agreed to extend the maturity of the Senior Subordinated Convertible Promissory Note to CUX, Inc. (d/b/a CorpU) until February 14, 2020, with a new interest rate of 10%. Accrued interest will continue to be compounded annually on November 26 of the current and each subsequent year until repaid.

(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. GSV Capital Corp.'s common shares of Spotify Technology S.A. are considered unrestricted as they are not subject to restriction upon sale. At September 30, 2018, GSV Capital Corp. valued its common shares of Spotify Technology S.A. based on its September 30, 2018 closing price.

(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. As of August 23, 2018 GSV Capital Corp.'s shares of common stock in Dropbox, Inc. were no longer restricted. At September 30, 2018, GSV Capital Corp. valued its common shares of Dropbox, Inc. based on its September 30, 2018 closing price.

(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. On July 31, 2018, CUX, Inc. (d/b/a CorpU) agreed to further extend the maturity of GSV Capital Corp.'s Series D warrants until November 26, 2018. Subsequent to period end and in connection with the extension of the maturity date on the related debt investment, CUX, Inc. (d/b/a CorpU) agreed to further extend the maturity of GSV Capital Corp's Series D warrants until February 14, 2020.

(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). On January 31, 2018 the convertible promissory note to Declara Inc. was placed on non-accrual status. On April 30, 2018, the Company deemed this investment to be in default based on Declara Inc.'s financial position.

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(11)
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. Effective August 17, 2018, Ozy Media Inc. executed an additional debt amendment, which expanded its borrowing limit. In consideration for amending and restating the existing notes, the Company was issued warrants exercisable for 295,565 shares of Ozy Media Inc.'s common stock. Subsequent to period-end, Ozy Media Inc.'s obligations under its financing arrangements with the Company became past due.

(12)
On July 23, 2018, Knewton, Inc. issued an 8% unsecured convertible promissory amount with a principal amount of $134,405 and a maturity date of December 31, 2019 to GSV Capital Corp.

(13)
On June 15, 2018 GSV Capital Corp. exercised its 770,934 warrants to purchase shares of SharesPost, Inc.'s common stock, with a $0.13 strike price.

(14)
Effective July 31, 2018, GSV Capital Corp agreed to extend the Convertible Promissory Note to NestGSV, Inc. (d/b/a GSV Labs, Inc.) until December 31, 2018, with a new interest rate of 12%.  Previously accrued interest will be capitalized into the principal of the new note.

(15)
On June 8, 2018, Curious.com, Inc. completed a recapitalization and issued new Series C preferred shares. In connection with the offering, GSV Capital Corp.'s 3,407,834 Series B preferred shares were converted into common shares. Additionally, a 1:3 reverse stock split was declared on the now common shares.

(16)
The SPBRX, INC. (f/k/a GSV Sustainability Partners, Inc.) preferred shares held by GSV Capital Corp. do not entitle GSV Capital Corp. to a preferred dividend rate. During the nine months ended September 30, 2018, SPBRX, INC. declared, and GSV Capital Corp. received, an aggregate of $350,000 in cash distributions. GSV Capital Corp. does not anticipate that SPBRX, INC. will pay distributions on a quarterly or regular basis or become a predictable distributor of distributions.



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CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED SCHEDULE OF INVESTMENTS
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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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