INEOS Announces Borrowing of Additional Term Loans
LYNDHURST – October 19, 2020
INEOS Holdings Limited today announced that its indirect wholly owned finance subsidiary, INEOS Finance plc, intends to borrow, under the existing Senior Secured Term Loan Agreement, additional term loans in an aggregate principal amount of, when taken together with other senior secured debt to be incurred by INEOS Finance plc, approximately €700,000,000 (the “TLB Financing”). The net proceeds of the TLB Financing will be used for general corporate purposes, including to pay transaction fees and expenses and the payment of future dividends.
There can be no assurance that the TLB Financing will be completed.
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