NEW YORK, Sept. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) today priced an offering of $650 million of Senior Notes due 2020.
The notes were offered to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and outside the United States in compliance with Regulation S of the Securities Act. The notes will bear interest at an annual rate of 5.875%. The price to investors will be 100% of the principal amount of the notes. The company will receive gross proceeds of $650 million from the sale of the notes before deducting the initial purchasers' commissions and estimated offering fees and expenses.
SiriusXM intends to use the net proceeds of the offering, together with cash on hand, to redeem its outstanding 7.625% Senior Notes due 2018.The securities will not be registered under the Securities Act, or any state securities laws, and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration, except pursuant to an exemption from the registration requirements of the Securities Act and applicable state securities laws. This announcement is neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation to buy any of these securities, and shall not constitute an offer, solicitation or sale in any jurisdiction in which such an offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful. About Sirius XM Radio Sirius XM Radio Inc. is the world's largest radio broadcaster measured by revenue and has more than 25 million subscribers. SiriusXM creates and broadcasts commercial-free music; premier sports talk and live events; comedy; news; exclusive talk and entertainment; and the most comprehensive Latin music, sports and talk programming in radio. SiriusXM is available in vehicles from every major car company in the U.S., from retailers nationwide, and online at siriusxm.com. SiriusXM programming is also available through the SiriusXM Internet Radio App for Android, Apple, and BlackBerry smartphones and other connected devices. SiriusXM also holds a minority interest in SiriusXM Canada which has more than 2 million subscribers.