The ADT Corporation (NYSE: ADT) announced at 4 pm ET today its offer to exchange new registered notes for the outstanding unregistered notes that it issued in October 2013 in a private placement pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
Under the exchange offer, ADT is offering to exchange (the “Exchange Offer”) up to $1,000,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its outstanding $1,000,000,000 6.250% Notes due 2021 for a like principal amount of its new $1,000,000,000 6.250% Notes due 2021 (the “Exchange Notes”). The sole purpose of the Exchange Offer is to fulfill ADT’s obligations under the registration rights agreement with holders of the unregistered notes. ADT will not receive any proceeds from the issuance of the Exchange Notes.
The Exchange Offer will expire at 5 pm ET on May 5, 2014, unless extended (such date and time, as they may be extended, the “Expiration Date”). The settlement date for the Exchange Offer will occur promptly following the Expiration Date. The Exchange Offer is made only pursuant to ADT’s prospectus dated April 4, 2014, which has been filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission. ADT has not authorized any person to provide information other than as set forth in the prospectus.
Additional InformationCopies of the prospectus and transmittal materials governing the Exchange Offer can be obtained from the exchange agent, Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., by faxing a request to (612) 667-6282 (for Eligible Institutions only); by writing via registered and certified mail to Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. Corporate Trust Operations, MAC N9303-121, P.O. Box 1517, Minneapolis, MN 55480; by writing via regular mail or courier to Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. Corporate Trust Operations, MAC N9303-121, 6 th St. & Marquette Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55479; or by writing in person by hand only to Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. Corporate Trust Services, Northstar East Building – 12 th Floor, 608 Second Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55402. This press release is for informational purposes only and is neither an offer to buy, nor a solicitation of an offer to sell, the Exchange Notes. The Exchange Offer is being made solely pursuant to the prospectus dated April 4, 2014, including any supplements thereto. The Exchange Offer is not being made to holders in any jurisdiction in which the making or acceptance thereof would not be in compliance with the securities, blue sky or other laws of such jurisdiction.