Holders who validly tender their Senior Notes after the Early Tender Date will be eligible to receive only an amount equal to the Total Consideration minus the Early Tender Premium (the “Tender Offer Consideration”).
Senior Notes may be validly withdrawn at any time before 5:00 p.m., New York City time, March 8, 2013, unless such date and time is extended by us, but not thereafter.
The “Total Consideration” for each $1,000 principal amount of Senior Notes validly tendered and accepted for payment pursuant to the Offer will be determined in the manner described in the tender offer documents by reference to a fixed spread specified for the series over the yield based on the bid-side price of the Reference U.S. Treasury Security specified in the table above, as calculated by Citigroup Global Markets Inc. and RBC Capital Markets, LLC (the “Dealer Managers”), in accordance with standard market practice, at 2:00 p.m., New York City time, on March 11, 2013. Holders will also receive accrued and unpaid interest thereon up to, but excluding, the date of payment of the applicable consideration for such Senior Notes accepted for purchase in the Offer.
The Offer is being made on terms, including at acceptance priority and proration, and is subject to the satisfaction of certain conditions, including a financing condition, as specified in the tender offer documents.
Information relating to the Offer
The tender offer documents for all of the Senior Notes are being distributed to holders beginning today. Citigroup Global Markets Inc. and RBC Capital Markets, LLC are the Dealer Managers for the Offer. Investors with questions regarding the Offer may contact Citigroup Global Markets Inc. at (800) 558-3745 (toll-free) or (212) 723-6106 (collect) and RBC Capital Markets, LLC at (877) 381-2099 (toll-free) or (212) 618-7822 (collect). Global Bondholder Services Corp. is the tender agent and information agent for the Offer and can be contacted at (212) 430-3774 or (866) 952-2200 (toll-free).