Abengoa Yield Plc (“Abengoa Yield”, NASDAQ: ABY), the sustainable total return company that owns a diversified portfolio of contracted assets in the energy and environment sectors, has priced its offering of the $255 million in aggregate principal amount of senior notes due November 15, 2019 (the “Notes”), guaranteed by certain subsidiaries of Abengoa Yield. The Notes will accrue an annual interest of 7.000% payable semi-annually. The closing and disbursement of funds is expected to take place on November 17, 2014, subject to customary conditions.
Abengoa Yield will use the proceeds of the offering to finance the acquisition from Abengoa S.A. of three renewable energy assets announced on September 22, 2014. The balance of the acquisition price, which amounts to $323 million in total, will be financed with cash on hand.
The Notes and related guarantees are being offered to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), and non-U.S. persons in accordance with Regulation S under the Securities Act. The Notes and related guarantees have not been registered under the Securities Act or the securities laws of any other jurisdiction and may not be offered or sold in the United States or to U.S. persons absent registration or an applicable exemption from the registration requirements. This notice is issued pursuant to Rule 135c under the Securities Act, and does not constitute an offer to sell, nor a solicitation for an offer to purchase, the Notes.
About Abengoa Yield
Abengoa Yield is a total return company that owns a diversified portfolio of contracted renewable energy, power generation and electric transmission assets in North America, South America and Europe. We focus on providing a predictable and growing quarterly dividend or yield to our shareholders (www.abengoayield.com).