Operadora de Servicios Mega Issues $350 Million in Senior Notes Offering
New York – Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, represented Operadora de Servicios Mega, S.A. de C.V., SOFOM, E.R., a Mexican specialty finance company headquartered in Guadalajara, in its inaugural international bond offering. The offering involved the issuance of $350 million of 8.250% Senior Notes due 2025 pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S. The underwriters involved were Barclays, Goldman Sachs and J.P. Morgan.
Paul Hastings attorneys also represented Mega in a bridge loan from Barclays in the amount of $35 million in December 2019. A portion of the proceeds of the senior notes offering was used to repay that loan.
Mega is a specialty finance company based in Guadalajara, Mexico, with more than 15 years of operating experience, focused on leasing and commercial lending to small and medium-sized enterprises in Mexico. It provides financing solutions in connection with the purchase of manufacturing, industrial and transportation equipment and other capital assets used in a variety of industries in Mexico. This non-bank finance company serves an important role in providing lease financing to small companies that are underserved by traditional banks.
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