AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AMC) (the “Company,” or “AMC”), announced today that it upsized and priced its private offering (the “Offering”) of $950.0 million aggregate principal amount of 7.500% first lien senior secured notes due 2029 (the “Notes”), representing an increase of $450.0 million aggregate principal amount from the previously announced proposed offering size. The Offering is expected to close on or around February 14, 2022, subject to customary closing conditions. The Notes will be guaranteed on a senior secured basis by each of the Company’s subsidiaries that guarantees indebtedness under the Company’s senior secured credit facilities and existing senior secured notes. The Company intends to use the net proceeds from the sale of the Notes, and cash on hand, to fund the full redemption (the “Redemptions”) of the Company’s $500.0 million aggregate principal amount of 10.500% First Lien Senior Secured Notes due 2025, $300.0 million aggregate principal amount of two series of 10.500% First Lien Senior Secured Notes due 2026 and $73.5 million aggregate principal amount of 15%/17% Cash/PIK Toggle First Lien Secured Notes due 2026 (collectively, the “Existing Notes”) and to pay related fees, costs, premiums and expenses. The Redemptions will be conditioned upon, among other requirements, the consummation of the Offering, which shall have resulted in aggregate gross proceeds to the Company of at least $950.0 million.
The Notes and related guarantees are being offered only to persons reasonably believed to be qualified institutional buyers in reliance on Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), and outside the United States, only to non-U.S. investors pursuant to Regulation S. The Notes have not been and will not be registered under the Securities Act or the securities laws of any other jurisdiction and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent an effective registration statement or an applicable exemption from registration requirements or in a transaction not subject to the registration requirements of the Securities Act or any state securities laws.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any security and shall not constitute an offer, solicitation or sale in any jurisdiction in which such Offering, solicitation or sale would be unlawful. This press release is being issued pursuant to and in accordance with Rule 135c under the Securities Act.
This press release does not constitute a notice of redemption of the Existing Notes. Information concerning the terms and conditions of the Redemptions will be described in the notices of conditional full redemption distributed to holders of the Existing Notes by the respective trustees under the indentures governing the Existing Notes.
About AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc.
AMC is the largest movie exhibition company in the United States, the largest in Europe and the largest throughout the world with approximately 950 theatres and 10,500 screens across the globe. AMC has propelled innovation in the exhibition industry by: deploying its Signature power-recliner seats; delivering enhanced food and beverage choices; generating greater guest engagement through its loyalty and subscription programs, web site and mobile apps; offering premium large format experiences and playing a wide variety of content including the latest Hollywood releases and independent programming.