Corporación GEO in Tender Offer and Consent Solicitation and $400 Million Offering of 8.875% Senior Guaranteed Notes
March 27, 2012
Cleary Gottlieb represented initial purchasers Citigroup Global Markets Inc., J.P. Morgan Securities, Inc. and Santander Investment Securities Inc. in Corporación GEO, S.A.B. de C.V.’s tender offer and consent solicitation for its outstanding 8.875% Senior Guaranteed Notes due 2014 and its concurrent $400 million offering of 8.875% Senior Guaranteed Notes due 2022. 78% of the outstanding 2014 notes were tendered under the tender offer and consent solicitation. The new notes were offered in the United States under Rule 144A and outside the United States under Regulation S. Both the notes offering and the early settlement of the tender offer and consent solicitation closed on March 27.
Corporación GEO is a vertically integrated homebuilder engaged in the design, development, construction and marketing of single-family housing in Mexico. One of the largest homebuilders in Mexico and a leader in the affordable housing market segment, Corporación GEO has built and sold more than 560,000 homes since its founding.