AMILPAR - Press Release - Payment of Short-Term Debenture

Mar 19, 2012, 17:25 ET from Amil Participacoes S.A.

RIO DE JANEIRO, March 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Amil Participacoes S.A. (BM&FBovespa: AMIL3; Bloomberg: AMIL3 BZ; Reuters: AMIL3 SA), the largest healthcare operator in Brazil, announces that it was paid, on this date, the 2nd issuance of debentures, from March 2010, at the amount of R$ 158.9 million, out of which R$ 150 million related to principal and R$ 8.9 million to interest.

This settlement is aligned with the Company's strategy of debt profile extension. To make this payment, were used proceeds from the 4th issuance of debentures, occurred at the end of 2011.

For additional information, contact our IR Team:

Phone: +55 (21) 3805-1155


Amil Participacoes S.A. is the largest healthcare organization in Brazil, according to the ANS, currently assisting over 5.8 million members in the states of Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Parana, Minas Gerais, Pernambuco, Bahia, Rio Grande do Norte and the Distrito Federal. The Company is also the healthcare organization with the largest provider network in the country, including over (i) 3,300 hospitals; (ii) 54,900 polyclinics and outpatient facilities; and (iii) 11,700 laboratories and diagnostic imaging centers. Amil began its activities in 1978 and offers a wide range of healthcare and dental plans for small, medium and large companies, as well as plans for individuals from all income segments, offering its members access to carefully selected healthcare service providers.

SOURCE Amil Participacoes S.A.