Seven MediaÆs A$2.65 billion leveraged buyout facility has been launched via mandated lead arrangers Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs JBWere and Citigroup. The senior debt comprises a A$2.1 billion six year tranche æAÆ, a A$200 million six year revolving credit æBÆ and a A$350 million six year term tranche æCÆ. There is another A$400 million 6.5 year subordinated debt portion.
Both tranches æAÆ and æBÆ offer a margin of 237.5bp over BBSY and tranche æCÆ is priced at 212.5bp over BBSY. Proceeds will be used to fund the acquisition of Seven Media Group by Kohlberg Kravis Roberts Co. Banks have until December 28 to revert.
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