Cardinal Health announces redemption of outstanding notes
DUBLIN, Ohio, Aug. 13, 2021
DUBLIN, Ohio, Aug. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardinal Health (NYSE: CAH) announced today that it is sending an irrevocable notice of early redemption to the holders of all of the Company's 2.616% notes due June 2022 that are outstanding as of the early redemption date (aggregate principal amount of $572,171,000). The early redemption date is set to September 15, 2021, pursuant to the June 2, 2008 indenture and the 2.616% notes.
With respect to the 2.616% notes, in accordance with the terms and conditions set forth in the indenture and the 2.616% notes, the 2.616% notes will be redeemed at a redemption price equal to the greater of (i) 100% of the principal amount of the notes to be redeemed or (ii) the sum of the present values of the remaining scheduled payments of principal and interest on the notes to be redeemed that would be due if the notes of such series matured on May 15, 2022 (exclusive of interest accrued to the date of redemption) discounted to the date of redemption on a semiannual basis (assuming a 360-day year consisting of twelve 30-day months) at the Adjusted Treasury Rate (as defined in the 2.616% notes) plus 15 basis points, plus, in either case, accrued and unpaid interest on the amount of the 2.616% notes being redeemed to, but excluding, the date of redemption.
This press release shall not constitute a notice of redemption of the 2.616% notes, and shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any securities, nor shall there be any sale of any securities in any state or other jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or other jurisdiction.
About Cardinal Health
Cardinal Health is a distributor of pharmaceuticals, a global manufacturer and distributor of medical and laboratory products, and a provider of performance and data solutions for health care facilities. With 50 years in business, operations in more than 40 countries and approximately 48,000 employees globally, Cardinal Health is essential to care. Information about Cardinal Health is available at cardinalhealth.com.
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