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Company Overview of Equus Total Return, Inc.

Company Overview

Equus Total Return, Inc. operates as a closed-end business development company managed by Moore, Clayton Capital Advisors Inc. It invests in equity and equity-oriented securities issued by privately owned companies. The fund invests in small to mid sized companies and acts as a lead investor. It invests in companies engaged in the alternative energy, real estate, healthcare, education, e-learning, leisure and entertainment, and foreign investment sector in the United States, China, India, and Europe. The fund's investments include common and preferred stock, debt convertible into common or preferred stock, debt combined with warrants and options, and other rights to acquire common or preferr...

Wortham Tower

13th Floor

2727 Allen Parkway

Houston, TX 77019-2120

United States

Founded in 1986





Key Executives for Equus Total Return, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Age: 62
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 66
Vice President and Vice President of MCCA
Age: 58
Vice Chairman
Age: 50
Chief Compliance Officer
Age: 46
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Equus Total Return, Inc. Key Developments

Equus Total Return, Inc. Appoints Robert L. Knauss as Chairman; Amends and Change by Laws to Eliminate Title of Executive Chairman

On June 24, 2014, Equus Total Return, Inc. and its Board of Directors appointed Robert L. Knauss, an independent director, as its Chairman, effective immediately. Mr. Knauss has served as an independent director of the fund since 1991 and as the Chairman of the fund's independent directors since June 2010. On June 24, 2014, the Board amended and restated its Bylaws to eliminate the title of executive chairman from the list of officers that may be appointed by the Board.

Equus Total Return, Inc., Annual General Meeting, Jun 24, 2014

Equus Total Return, Inc., Annual General Meeting, Jun 24, 2014., at 11:00 Eastern Daylight. Location: Jenner & Block LLP. Agenda: To elect nine directors, each for a term of one year; to ratify the appointment of UHY LLP as the Fund's independent auditor for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014; to approve, on a non-binding advisory basis, the compensation paid to the Fund's named executive officers in 2013; and to transact such other business as may properly come before the annual meeting.

Equus Total Return, Inc. Announces Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and None Months Ended September 2013

Equus Total Return, Inc. announced earnings results for the third quarter and none months ended September 2013. For the quarter the company reported net loss of $198,519. The company generated revenue of $552,000 in the quarter. Net assets per share was $2.78 against $3.00 a year ago. For the nine months, the company reported net loss of $328,816. The company generated revenue of $1,758,000 in the quarter.

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