SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 24, 2012
BRANTLEY CAPITAL CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction
|287 Bowman Ave., 2nd Floor, Purchase, NY||10577|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (914) 510-9400
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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|Item 8.01||Other Events.|
On April 24, 2012, Brantley Capital Corporation (the Company) issued a press release to provide an update to Company shareholders.
The foregoing summary does not purport to be complete and is subject to and qualified in its entirety by reference to the text of the Companys Press Release filed as Exhibit 99.1 hereto. Exhibit 99.1 is incorporated by reference into this Item 8.01.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Brantley Capital Corporation Press Release dated April 24, 2012.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Date: April 24, 2012||BRANTLEY CAPITAL CORPORATION|
|By:||/s/ Phillip Goldstein|
|Chairman of the Board|