Substantially simultaneously with the consummation of the redemption of the 2014 legacy notes and the 2015 legacy notes, the Escrow Issuer intends to merge with and into CCU, with CCU continuing as the surviving corporation. At the time of, and as a result of the consummation of the merger, CCU will assume all of the obligations of the Escrow Issuer under the Notes in the Assumption.
If the proceeds from the Notes are not released from escrow on or prior to the date that is 60 days after the issue date of the Notes, the Escrow Issuer will redeem all of the Notes at 100% of the aggregate principal amount thereof, plus accrued and unpaid interest from the date of issuance of the Notes to, but not including, the date of redemption.
Until the Assumption is consummated, the Notes will be secured by a first-priority security interest in the escrow account and all deposits and investment property therein. Following the Assumption, the Notes will be the senior unsecured obligations of CCU and will not be guaranteed by any of CCU’s parent companies or any of its subsidiaries.
The Notes were offered only to “qualified institutional buyers” in reliance on the exemption from registration pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act and to persons outside of the United States in compliance with Regulation S under the Securities Act. The Notes have not been registered under the Securities Act, or the securities laws of any state or other jurisdiction, and may not be offered or sold in the United States without registration or an applicable exemption from the Securities Act and applicable state securities or blue sky laws and foreign securities laws.This press release is for informational purposes only and shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy the Notes or any other securities. The offering of Notes was not made to any person in any jurisdiction in which the offer, solicitation or sale is unlawful. Any offers of the Notes were made only by means of a private offering circular. This press release should not be construed as a notice of redemption, offer or solicitation with respect to the 2014 legacy notes or the 2015 legacy notes.