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Central Garden & Pet's $185 Million Follow-On Equity OfferingSimpson Thacher represented the underwriters, led by joint bookrunning managers Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, BMO Capital Markets Corp. and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc., in connection with a registered follow-on primary offering of 5,000,000 shares of Class A common stock of Central Garden & Pet Company (“Central”) at a public offering price of $37 per share.
KKR's Acquisition of BMC SoftwareGoldman Sachs & Co. LLC, Credit Suisse and Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC served as financial advisors to BMC. Kirkland & Ellis LLP is serving as legal counsel to BMC. Macquarie Capital is acting as exclusive financial advisor to KKR, with Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP serving as KKR's legal counsel.
WeWork’s $702 Million High Yield Notes OfferingSimpson Thacher represented J.P. Morgan Securities LLC and other initial purchasers in connection with a debut high yield notes offering by WeWork Companies Inc. (“WeWork”) of $702 million aggregate principal amount of 7.875% Senior Notes due 2025 pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S. The deal closed on April 30, 2018.
Fortescue's $500 Million Senior Notes OfferingSimpson Thacher represented J.P. Morgan Securities LLC as the initial purchaser in connection with a 144A/Regulation S offering of US$500 million aggregate principal amount of 5.125% Senior Notes due 2023 by FMG Resources (August 2006) Pty Ltd, an Australian corporation (“FMG”) and a direct wholly owned subsidiary of Fortescue Metals Group Ltd., an Australian corporation (“Fortescue”). The notes are guaranteed by Fortescue.
Lonestar Resources' $250 Million High Yield Bond OfferingSimpson Thacher represented the initial purchasers, led by J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, in connection with the debut high yield bond offering by Lonestar Resources America Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Lonestar Resources US Inc. (NYSE: LONE), of $250 million aggregate principal amount of 11.25% Senior Notes due 2023 pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S. The offering closed on January 4, 2018.
Matthews International's $300 million High Yield Notes OfferingSimpson Thacher represented J.P. Morgan Securities LLC and the other initial purchasers in connection with a debut high yield notes offering by Matthews International Corporation (“Matthews”) of $300 million aggregate principal amount of 5.25% Senior Notes due 2025 pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S. The offering closed on December 6, 2017.
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