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|Hostess Brands, Inc. Announces Completion of Strategic Refinancing|
Under the transaction, the Company’s First Lien Term Loan was repriced from LIBOR plus 3.00% to LIBOR plus 2.50%. In addition to the 50 basis points reduction to the interest rate, the LIBOR floor was reduced to 75 basis points from 100 basis points. No covenants were changed and the First Lien Term Loan continues to have a maturity date of August 3, 2022.
As a result of the repricing, the Company’s annualized interest expense
savings is approximately
“We are very pleased to reprice our term loan at favorable market terms for the second time in six months,” commented Bill Toler, President and Chief Executive Officer of Hostess. “This latest repricing further improves our capital structure and provides our business with additional financial flexibility to support our continued long-term growth.”
The Company is one of the leading packaged food companies focused on
developing, manufacturing, marketing, selling and distributing fresh
baked sweet goods in
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