LAS VEGAS, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) ("Scientific Games" or the "Company") today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Scientific Games International, Inc. ("SGI"), successfully completed a private offering of $1,100.0 million in aggregate principal amount of new 8.250% senior unsecured notes due 2026 (the "Notes") at an issue price of 100.000%.
The net proceeds of the Notes offering will be used to redeem approximately $1.0 billion of SGI's outstanding 10.000% senior unsecured notes due 2022 (the "2022 Notes"), pay accrued and unpaid interest thereon plus any related premiums, fees and costs, and pay related fees and expenses of the Notes offering.
The Notes are guaranteed on a senior basis by Scientific Games and certain of its subsidiaries, and the Notes are not secured.
The Notes have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"), or any state securities laws and, unless so registered, may not be offered or sold in the United States except pursuant to an applicable exemption from the registration requirements of the Securities Act and applicable state securities laws. The Notes are offered only to persons reasonably believed to be qualified institutional buyers in accordance with Rule 144A and to non-U.S. Persons under Regulation S under the Securities Act.
This press release does not and will not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy the Notes, nor will there be any sale of the Notes in any state in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state. Nothing in this press release should be construed as an offer to purchase, notice of redemption or a solicitation of an offer to purchase any of the outstanding 2022 Notes. This press release is being issued pursuant to and in accordance with Rule 135c under the Securities Act.
About Scientific Games
Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) is the world leader in offering customers a fully integrated portfolio of technology platforms, robust systems, engaging content and services. The Company is the global leader in technology-based gaming systems, digital real-money gaming and sports betting platforms, table games, table products and instant games, and a leader in products, services and content for gaming, lottery and social gaming markets. Scientific Games delivers what customers and players value most: trusted security, creative entertaining content, operating efficiencies and innovative technology. For more information, please visit www.scientificgames.com, which is updated regularly with financial and other information about the Company. The information contained on, or that may be accessed through, our website is not incorporated by reference into, and is not part of, this document.