San Antonio, TX, February 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Biglari Holdings Inc. (NYSE: BH) today announced that it will redeem all its outstanding 14% Subordinated Debentures which were to be due 2015 (CUSIP No. 08986RAA9) (the "Debentures") on March 30, 2011 (the "Redemption Date"). Upon redemption, Biglari Holdings will pay to the registered holders of the Debentures a redemption price of 100% of the principal amount outstanding, plus accrued and unpaid interest up to, but excluding, the Redemption Date, for a total of $1,035 per $1,000 principal amount of Debentures. The aggregate principal amount of Debentures currently outstanding is $22,628,000.
Payment of the redemption price and accrued interest shall be made through normal DTC procedures for DTC participants. Registered holders of certificated Debentures will be paid the redemption price, plus accrued interest, upon presentation and surrender of their Debentures for redemption to Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, the trustee with respect to the Debentures who shall also serve as paying agent for the redemption. Biglari Holdings intends to use available funds to redeem the Debentures.
This press release does not constitute a notice of redemption of the Debentures. The redemption of the Debentures is made solely pursuant to Biglari Holdings' notice of redemption dated February 22, 2011 and delivered to the registered holders of the Debentures by the trustee.
About Biglari Holdings Inc.
Biglari Holdings Inc. is a holding company engaged in a number of diverse business activities. All major operating, investment, and capital allocation decisions are made by Sardar Biglari, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, on behalf of the Company and its main operating subsidiaries.
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