Alcentra Capital Corp is a US-based specialty finance company. It operates as a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company and focused to be regulated as a business development company. The fund seeks to invest in healthcare, business services, defense, government services, telecom and technology, media, infrastructure maintenance and logistics, and oil and gas services sector. The company's investment objective is to generate both current income and capital appreciation primarily by making direct investments in lower middle-market companies in the form of subordinated debt and, to a lesser extent, senior debt and minority equity investments. The firm generates revenue in the form of interest income on debt investments and capital gains and distributions.