Toronto, Ontario – November 19, 2014 – Constellation Software Inc. (TSX: CSU) (the “Company”) announced today that it has completed the second tranche of its previously announced rights offering (“Rights Offering”) pursuant to which the Company distributed rights (“Rights”) entitling existing holders of common shares (“Common Shares”) of the Company on the applicable record date to purchase up to C$100 million aggregate principal amount of unsecured subordinated floating rate debentures, Series 1 of the Company (the “Debentures”).
As previously announced, the Company completed the first tranche of the Rights Offering on October 1, 2014, pursuant to which a total of C$67,990,300 principal amount of Debentures were issued, representing proceeds to the Company of C$64,590,785.
A total of C$28,047,900 principal amount of Debentures were subscribed for under the second tranche by, and issued to, holders who exercised their Rights after September 22, 2014 and before 4:30 p.m. (Toronto Time) on November 7, 2014, which, together with the total principal amount of Debentures subscribed for under the first tranche, represents an aggregate of C$96,038,200 principal amount of Debentures issued and outstanding.
The second tranche of Debentures were offered at a price of C$95.00 per C$100 principal amount of Debentures purchased, plus accrued interest in the amount of C$0.9934 per C$100 principal amount of Debentures purchased. Proceeds to the Company from the second tranche represented approximately C$26,924,132, which, together with the proceeds from the first tranche, represent total proceeds to the Company of approximately C$91,514,917, which will be used by the Company to pay down a portion of its existing indebtedness.
The Debentures will be listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol “CSU.DB”.
Further details regarding the Rights Offering can be found in the final short form prospectus of the Company dated August 7, 2014 which has been filed on SEDAR at www.sedar.com and on EDGAR at www.sec.gov. Alternatively, copies of the Final Prospectus may be obtained by contacting Marianna Karvasarski at 20 Adelaide Street East, Suite 1200, Toronto, Ontario, M5C 2T6 or by calling 416-861-9861.
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About Constellation Software Inc.
The Common Shares are listed on the TSX under the symbol “CSU”. The Company acquires, manages and builds vertical market software businesses.
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Jamal Baksh Chief Financial Officer 416-861-9677