Regional Management Corp., a diversified specialty consumer finance company, announced today the pricing of its initial public offering of 4,200,000 shares of its common stock at a price of $15.00 per share. The Company is offering 2,975,000 shares of common stock and certain of its shareholders are offering 1,225,000 shares of common stock. The underwriters have been granted an option, exercisable within 30 days, to purchase up to an additional 175,000 shares of common stock from the Company and an additional 455,000 shares of common stock from the selling stockholders on the same terms and conditions to cover over-allotments, if any. The Company’s common stock is expected to begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange on March 28, 2012 under the symbol "RM." Jefferies & Company, Inc. and Stephens Inc. are acting as joint book-running managers of the proposed offering. JMP Securities LLC and BMO Capital Markets Corp. are acting as joint lead managers of the proposed offering. The offering will be made only by means of a prospectus. Copies of the prospectus relating to the proposed offering, when available, may be obtained by contacting Jefferies & Company, Inc., Attention: Equity Syndicate Prospectus Department, 520 Madison Avenue, 12th Floor, New York, NY 10022, e-mail: Prospectus_Department@Jefferies.com, Toll-Free # (877) 547-6340, or Stephens Inc., Attention: Syndicate, 111 Center Street, Little Rock, AR 72201, e-mail: email@example.com, Toll-Free # (800) 643-9691. A registration statement relating to these securities has been declared effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy these securities, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such jurisdiction.
About Regional Management Corp.Regional Management Corp. is a diversified specialty consumer finance company providing a broad array of loan products primarily to customers with limited access to consumer credit from banks, thrifts, credit card companies and other traditional lenders. Regional Management began operations in 1987 with four branches in South Carolina and has expanded its branch network to 170 locations with over 174,000 active accounts across South Carolina, Texas, North Carolina, Tennessee, Alabama and Oklahoma as of December 31, 2011. Each of its loan products is secured, structured on a fixed rate, fixed term basis with fully amortizing equal monthly installment payments and is repayable at any time without penalty. Regional Management’s loans are sourced through its multiple channel platform, including in its branches, through direct mail campaigns, independent and franchise automobile dealerships, online credit application networks, furniture and appliance retailers and its consumer website.