Saber Corporation Announces Refinancing of Term B Loans
SOUTHLAKE, TX, March 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Saber Corporation (“Sabre”) (Nasdaq: SABR) today announced a refinancing of a portion of its existing debt. Saber has not incurred any additional debt as a result of the refinancing beyond the refinanced amount, other than amounts covering certain interest, fees and expenses. The refinancing significantly improved Saber’s debt maturity profile.
The refinancing included the application of proceeds from a new $625 million term loan facility “B” (the “New Facility”), borrowed by its wholly-owned subsidiary Saber GLBL Inc. (“Saber GLBL”) under its existing senior secured credit agreement (the loan”), with the effect of extending the maturity by approximately $623 million of the existing Term Loan B credit facility contracted prior to March 9, 2022 under the credit agreement. The New Facility matures on June 30, 2028 and offers Saber the option to prepay or repay the new facility after 12 months or to prepay or repay with a premium of 101 before that date. Interest rates on the New Facility will be based on the SOFR Term, replacing LIBOR, plus an applicable margin.
The new facility is guaranteed by Saber Holdings Corporation and each subsidiary of Saber GLBL that guarantees the credit agreement. The New Facility and its guarantees are secured, subject to permitted liens, by a first ranking charge on the same security which secures the other first ranking secured indebtedness of Saber GLBL, which are substantially all of the present and subsequently acquired from Saber GLBL and the Guarantors (other than certain Excluded Assets).
BofA Securities, Inc., Citibank NA, Goldman Sachs Bank United States, Mizuho Bank, Ltd., MUFG Bank Ltd and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC acted as joint bookrunners and BofA Securities, Inc. acted as sole lead arranger. Bank of America, NA is the Administrative Agent and Collateral Agent for the Credit Agreement.
About Saber Corporation
Saber Corporation is a leading software and technology company powering the global travel industry, serving a wide range of travel businesses including airlines, hoteliers, travel agencies and travel agencies. other suppliers. The company provides retail, distribution and fulfillment solutions that help its customers operate more efficiently, generate revenue and deliver personalized travel experiences. Through its leading travel marketplace, Saber connects travel suppliers with buyers around the world. Saber’s technology platform supports more than $260 billion value of worldwide travel expenditure annually. Based at South Lake, TXUnited States, Saber serves customers in more than 160 countries around the world.
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