Indivior Announces Repricing and Maturity Extension of Term Loan Facilities and Replacement of Credit Facility12.19.2017 | PDF Version
Slough, UK and Richmond, VA, 19 December 2017 – Indivior PLC (LON: INDV) today announced that it has entered into an amendment with various lenders to provide replacement term loan facilities in an aggregate principal amount of approximately $484 million, replacing all of the Group’s U.S. dollar and Euro denominated term loans outstanding under the existing credit agreement.
The new term loan facilities reduce the Group’s interest coupon to LIBOR plus 4.50% from LIBOR plus 6.00%. The final maturity date has been extended by three years from 19 December 2019 to 18 December 2022.
These facilities replace and refinance the Group’s previous borrowing facilities. The amount of Indivior’s total borrowings and its total leverage is unaffected as a result of this transaction. Specifically, Indivior PLC’s wholly-owned subsidiaries Indivior Finance S.à r.l., Indivior Finance (2014) LLC and RBP Global Holdings Limited (collectively “the Group”), have entered into a second amendment to its existing credit agreement, originally entered into on 19 December 2014, which second amendment was arranged by Morgan Stanley Senior Funding, Inc. and J.P. Morgan Chase Bank, N.A. (collectively “the Banks”) with various lenders to provide the replacement term loan facilities
In addition, the second amendment included the replacement and refinancing of the Group’s existing $50 million revolving credit facility with $50 million of new revolving credit commitments that were unfunded at close. The revolving credit facility, under which any outstanding amount would bear interest at LIBOR plus a percentage rate ranging from 3.75% to 4.25% depending on the Group’s total leverage, matures on 18 December 2022.
Indivior is a global specialty pharmaceutical company with a 20-year legacy of leadership in patient advocacy and health policy while providing education on evidence-based treatment models that have revolutionized modern addiction treatment. The name is the fusion of the words individual and endeavour, and the tagline “Focus on you” makes the Company’s commitment clear. Indivior is dedicated to transforming addiction from a global human crisis to a recognized and treated chronic disease. Building on its global portfolio of opioid dependence treatments, Indivior has a strong pipeline of product candidates designed to both expand on its heritage in this category and address other chronic conditions and co-occurring disorders of addiction, including alcohol use disorder and schizophrenia. Headquartered in the United States in Richmond, VA, Indivior employs more than 900 individuals globally and its portfolio of products is available in over 40 countries worldwide. Visit www.indivior.com to learn more.
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Jason Thompson, Indivior
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