QVC, Inc. Announces Proposed Senior Secured Notes Offering
WEST CHESTER, Pa. (September 6, 2018) – QVC, Inc. (“QVC”) announced today its intention to offer Senior Secured Notes due 2067 (the “Notes”), subject to market and other conditions. The Notes will be secured by a first-priority lien on the capital stock of QVC, which is the same collateral that secures QVC’s existing secured indebtedness and certain future indebtedness. The net proceeds from the offering will be used to partially repay existing indebtedness under QVC’s senior secured credit facility and for general corporate purposes. QVC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Qurate Retail, Inc. (formerly Liberty Interactive Corporation) (Nasdaq: QRTEA and QRTEB).
QVC intends to apply to list the Notes on the New York Stock Exchange. If the application is approved, QVC expects trading in the Notes to begin within 30 days after the Notes are first issued.
Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, RBC Capital Markets, LLC and UBS Securities LLC are the joint book-running managers for this offering.
QVC is offering the Notes pursuant to its existing shelf registration statement that has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). QVC intends to file with the SEC a definitive prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus describing the terms of this offering. When available, copies of the definitive prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus for this offering may be obtained by contacting Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated at 1-800-294-1322, Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC at 1-800-584-6837, Wells Fargo Securities, LLC at 1-800-645-3751, RBC Capital Markets, LLC at 1-866-375-6829 and UBS Securities LLC at 1-888-827-7275.
This press release is for informational purposes only and does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy the offered Notes, nor shall there be any sales of Notes 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.
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