Brixmor LLC Announces Completion of Repurchase of Certain of Its Outstanding Notes

Jan 16, 2014, 16:05 ET from Brixmor Property Group Inc.

NEW YORK, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brixmor LLC (the "Company") today announced that the cash repurchase offer for any and all series of the securities (the "Notes") listed in the table below expired at midnight, New York City time, on January 14, 2014.  In total, 55.11% of the notes aggregating $57.65 million at a weighted average interest rate of 7.43% were tendered. As a result, the Company expects annual interest savings of approximately $3.3 million.  The aggregate principal amount of each series of Notes validly tendered and not withdrawn was as set forth in the table below.  Brixmor LLC is an indirect subsidiary of Brixmor Property Group Inc. (NYSE: BRX).

Title of Security

CUSIP Number

Aggregate Principal
Amount Tendered

7.97% Senior Unsecured Notes due August 14, 2026

64806Q AA2


7.65% Senior Unsecured Notes due November 2, 2026

64806Q AD6


7.68% Senior Unsecured Notes due November 2, 2026

64806Q AF1


7.68% Senior Unsecured Notes due November 2, 2026

64806Q AG9


6.90% Senior Unsecured Notes due February 15, 2028

64806Q AK0


6.90% Senior Unsecured Notes due February 15, 2028

64806Q AL8


The complete terms and conditions of the tender offer are described in the Put Right Repurchase Offer Notice dated December 11, 2013 (the "Repurchase Offer Notice") and the related Put Right Exercise Notice (the "Exercise Notice"). Global Bondholder Services Corporation served as information agent for the offer and U.S. Bank National Association served as depositary for the offer. Any questions concerning the offer may be directed to Global Bondholder Services Corporation at the following telephone numbers: banks and brokers, 212.430.3774; all others toll free at 866.470.3900.

The offer was made pursuant to requirements set forth in the indenture governing the Notes, which provided that holders of the Notes had the right to require the Company to repurchase such Notes from holders for cash on January 15, 2014 (the "Payment Date"). Accordingly, on the Payment Date, the Company accepted all Notes validly tendered and not withdrawn pursuant to the offer and paid a purchase price of 100% of the principal amount of such Notes, plus accrued and unpaid interest up to, but not including, the Payment Date. The Company funded the purchase of the Notes using a combination of available cash on hand and borrowings under existing credit facilities.

This press release is neither an offer to purchase nor a solicitation to buy any of the Notes, nor is it a solicitation for acceptance of the offer. The offer was made only by, and pursuant to the terms of, the Repurchase Offer Notice and the related Exercise Notice. 

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SOURCE Brixmor Property Group Inc.