ATLANTA, Dec. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) announced today that it has priced a registered public debt offering of $500 million aggregate principal amount of 3.30% Senior Notes due December 15, 2022, at a price of approximately 99.848% of par to yield 3.318% to maturity. The offering is expected to close on December 17, 2012 and is subject to customary closing conditions.
Equifax plans to use the net proceeds from the offering to fund a portion of its previously announced and pending acquisition (the "Acquisition") of certain credit services assets from CSC Credit Services, Inc., a subsidiary of Computer Sciences Corporation.J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc. are joint book-running managers for the debt offering. Information About the Offering This offering is being made pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement filed by Equifax on July 30, 2010 and only by means of a prospectus supplement and an accompanying base prospectus. Before you invest, you should read the prospectus supplement, the base prospectus and other documents incorporated by reference in those documents for more complete information about Equifax and the offering. Copies of the prospectus supplement and the accompanying base prospectus may be obtained from the active book-running managers: J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, 383 Madison Avenue, New York, New York 10179, Attention: Investment Grade Syndicate Desk – 3 rd floor, telephone: 1-212-834-4533; or Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Attention: Capital Markets Client Support, 1525 West W.T. Harris Blvd., NC0675, Charlotte, NC 28262, e-mail: email@example.com, or by calling toll-free: 1-800-326-5897. Electronic copies of the prospectus supplement and accompanying base prospectus are also available from the Securities and Exchange Commission's website at www.sec.gov. This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any of the securities nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.