Motorola Solutions in Debut $750 Million Note Offering
May 15, 2012
Cleary Gottlieb was counsel to the underwriters in an offering by Motorola Solutions, Inc. of $750 million 3.750% Senior Notes due 2022. The offering was conducted pursuant to Motorola Solutions’ newly filed automatic shelf registration statement, and was Motorola Solutions’ first debt offering since Motorola, Inc. was split into two companies -- Motorola Solutions and Motorola Mobility -- in January 2011. The joint book running managers for the offering were Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., Goldman, Sachs & Co. and J.P. Morgan Securities LLC. The transaction priced on May 8 and closed on May 15.
Motorola Solutions is a leading provider of mission-critical communication infrastructure, devices, software and services to help businesses and government agencies improve their operations through seamless connectivity, with sales in more than 100 countries.