Ameritrans Capital Corporation Declares
Dividend on 9 3/8% Cumulative Preferred Stock
and Appoints Officers of Ameritrans and Elk
Associates Funding Corporation
July 23, 2010 09:33 AM Eastern Daylight Time
NEW YORK--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--On July 21, 2010, the Board of Directors of Ameritrans Capital
Corporation (NASDAQ: AMTC, AMTCP) (“Ameritrans”) declared a dividend of $0.28125 per share on its 9
3/8% Cumulative Participating Redeemable Preferred Stock (“Preferred Stock”) for the quarterly period
commencing April 1, 2010 and ending June 30, 2010. The dividend is payable to holders of Preferred Stock of
record as of August 2, 2010 and will be paid as soon as practicable thereafter.
Also on July 21, 2010, at a joint meeting of the Board of Directors of Ameritrans and its wholly-owned subsidiary,
Elk Associates Funding Corporation (“Elk”), certain offices held by officers of Ameritrans and Elk were
reconstituted so that officers would generally hold identical offices in both Ameritrans and Elk. Below is a list of the
offices held by each officer in Ameritrans and Elk following such action.
Ameritrans Capital Corporation is an internally managed, closed-end investment company that has elected to be
regulated as a business development company (BDC) under the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended.
Ameritrans originates, structures and manages a portfolio of secured business loans and selected equity securities.
Ameritrans' wholly owned subsidiary Elk Associates Funding Corporation was licensed by the United States Small
Business Administration as a Small Business Investment Company (SBIC) in 1980.
This announcement contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation
Reform Act of 1995. Such statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to
differ materially from those presently anticipated or projected. Ameritrans Capital Corporation cautions investors not
to place undue rel