INEOS announces satisfaction and waiver of the conditions for the redemption of its outstanding dollar-denominated 6⅛% senior notes due 2018 and Euro-denominated 6½% senior notes due 2018
LUXEMBOURG – August 9, 2016
INEOS Group Holdings S.A. today announces that it has raised funds sufficient, together with cash on hand, to pay and discharge the redemption price of, and accrued interest and any additional amounts payable on its outstanding 6⅛% Senior Notes due 2018 and 6½% Senior Notes due 2018 (collectively, the “Notes”), which Notes have been conditionally called to be redeemed on August 24, 2016. As such, the Refinancing Condition (stated in the notice of redemption issued on July 25, 2016) has been satisfied and waived, and the redemption of the Notes will occur on August 24, 2016.
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