CommScope’s $1.25 Billion Notes Offering

Simpson Thacher advised initial purchasers, led by BofA Securities, Inc on the deal.

CommScope, Inc., a subsidiary of CommScope Holding Company, Inc., executed its offering of $1.25 billion aggregate principal amount of 4.75% Senior Secured Notes due 2029. The net proceeds of the notes offering, together with cash on hand, were used to redeem and retire all of CommScope’s Senior Secured Notes due 2024 and pay fees and expenses related to the foregoing.

CommScope is a global provider of infrastructure solutions for communication and entertainment networks.

The Simpson Thacher team for the transaction included Art Robinson (Picture), Jonathan Ozner, Kirsten Harmon and Mari Zaldivar (Capital Markets); Jonathan Cantor and Dmitry Zelik (Tax); Jennifer Neilsson (Executive Compensation and Employee Benefits); Timothy Mulvihill (Environmental); Melanie Jolson (Intellectual Property); Andrew Pagliughi (Blue Sky); and Dennis Loiacono (Real Estate).

Involved fees earner: Jonathan Cantor – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Kirsten Harmon – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Melanie Jolson – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Dennis Loiacono – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Timothy Mulvihill – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Jennifer Neilsson – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Jonathan Ozner – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Andrew Pagliuchi – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Arthur Robinson – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Mari Zaldivar – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Dmitry Zelik – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Law Firms: Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Clients: Bancorp Investments, Inc; Bank of America Securities; BNP Paribas Securities; Citigroup Global Markets Ltd; Deutsche Bank Securities; Goldman Sachs & Co.; J.P. Morgan Securities LLC; Mizuho Securities Asia Limited; Regions Securities LLC; SMBC Nikko Securities America; TCG Capital Markets; Wells Fargo Securities;

Author: Martina Bellini