ConvaTec Healthcare Announces Senior Secured Notes Offering & Senior Notes Offering
SKILLMAN, N.J., Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- ConvaTec Healthcare, a world-leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative medical technologies for community and hospital care, today announced that in connection with a refinancing of its debt under its existing senior secured and mezzanine facilities and in combination with new senior secured credit facilities, it is offering $1,870,000,000 (equivalent) in Senior Secured Notes and Senior Notes. The offering of the new notes will not be registered under the Securities Act or any state securities laws and the new notes may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from the registration requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended and applicable state securities laws.
About ConvaTec ConvaTec is a leading developer and marketer of innovative medical technologies. With four key focus areas – Ostomy Care, Wound Therapeutics, Continence and Critical Care, and Infusion Devices – ConvaTec products support healthcare professionals from the hospital to the community health setting. From its operational headquarters in Skillman, New Jersey, the company conducts business in over 100 countries, serving consumers and their health care professionals on six continents. For more information, please visit www.convatec.com.
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