Wyndham Worldwide Prices $250 Million of Senior Unsecured Notes

  • Wyndham Worldwide
  • 09.17.10
Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE:WYN) announced the pricing of the public offering of $250 million aggregate principal amount of its senior unsecured notes due February 1, 2018.

The senior unsecured notes offering is expected to close on September 20, 2010. Wyndham Worldwide intends to use the aggregate net proceeds from the offering to reduce outstanding indebtedness and for general corporate purposes.

The senior unsecured notes will bear interest at a rate of 5.75 percent per year payable semi-annually on February 1 and August 1 of each year, commencing February 1, 2011. The notes were offered to the public at a price of 99.949 percent of principal amount.

"With interest rates at historic lows, the timing of this bond offering is excellent. This debt issuance is a continuation of our ongoing efforts to achieve an optimal capital structure within an investment grade profile," said Tom Conforti, chief financial officer, Wyndham Worldwide.

This press release contains statements that constitute "forward-looking statements," including with regard to Wyndham Worldwide's offering and the anticipated use of the net proceeds therefrom. These statements are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. No assurance can be given that the securities offering discussed above will be consummated on the terms described or at all. Consummation of the offering is subject to closing conditions, many of which are beyond the control of Wyndham Worldwide. The Company undertakes no obligation to update these statements for revisions or changes after the date of this release.

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