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): November 19, 2018 (November 14, 2018)

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Item 1.01. Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.

On November 14, 2018, AGNC Investment Corp. (the "Company") entered into an Underwriting Agreement (the "Underwriting Agreement") with Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC, Citigroup Global Markets Inc., J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC and Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, as representatives of underwriters named in Schedule I of the Underwriting Agreement (collectively, the "Underwriters"), with respect to (i) the sale by the Company of 40,000,000 shares of the Company's common stock (the "Initial Shares") to the Underwriters and (ii) the grant by the Company to the Underwriters of an option (the "Option") to purchase all or part of 6,000,000 additional shares of the Company's common stock (the "Option Shares" and together with the Initial Shares, the "Shares"). The sale of the Initial Shares closed on November 19, 2018, and the Underwriters provided notice on November 19, 2018 of their intent to exercise the Option to purchase the Option Shares. In the ordinary course of business, the Underwriters or their respective affiliates have engaged and may in the future engage in various financing, commercial banking and investment banking services with, and provide financial advisory services to, the Company and its affiliates for which they have received or may receive customary fees and expenses.

The offering and sale of the Shares is being made pursuant to a preliminary prospectus supplement and final prospectus supplement related to the Company’s effective shelf registration statement on Form S-3 (File No. 333-225628) (the "Registration Statement"), each of which has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

The Underwriting Agreement contains customary representations, warranties and covenants by the Company. It also provides for customary indemnification by the Company for losses and damages arising out of or in connection with the sale of the Shares.

The foregoing is a summary description of certain terms of the Underwriting Agreement and is qualified in its entirety by the text of the Underwriting Agreement, a copy of which is filed as Exhibit 1.1 hereto and is incorporated herein by reference.

Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.

On November 19, 2018, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP delivered an opinion to the Company with respect to the validity of the Shares (the "Opinion"). The Opinion is being filed herewith, and thereby automatically incorporated by reference into the Registration Statement, in accordance with the requirements of Item 601(b)(5) of Regulation S-K under the Securities Act of 1933.

(d) Exhibits.
Exhibit No.


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.

Dated: November 19, 2018
/s/ Kenneth L. Pollack
Kenneth L. Pollack
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary