Janus International Group, Inc. (NYSE: JBI) (“Janus” or the “Company”), a leading provider of cutting-edge access control technologies and building product solutions for the self-storage and other commercial and industrial sectors, today announced a series of related transactions to refinance its debt.
Summary of Transactions:
- Subsequent to Q1 made a voluntary prepayment of $35 million toward first lien term loan using cash on hand
- Entered into an amended and restated first lien term loan agreement and established a new $625 million 7-year First Lien Term Loan which refinanced its existing term loans
- Entered into a new $125 million asset-backed lending (ABL) revolving credit facility which replaced and refinanced its existing $80 million ABL revolving credit facility
“We are pleased to announce the successful completion of our debt refinancing program,” said Anselm Wong, Chief Financial Officer. “This strategic refinancing is another proactive step to ensure we are well positioned to have the financial flexibility to execute on our long-term outlook and drive total shareholder return.”
The $625 million first lien term loan facility, which was privately placed with institutional lenders in the syndicated loan market, will accrue interest at an annual rate of Term SOFR + Term SOFR Adjustment of 10 bps + 325 bps and will mature on August 3, 2030. Goldman Sachs acted as Left Lead Arranger and Joint Bookrunner and J.P. Morgan and Bank of America Securities, Inc. acted as Joint Lead Arrangers and Joint Bookrunners.
J.P. Morgan acted as Left Lead Arranger and Joint Bookrunner and administrative agent and Goldman Sachs and Bank of America Securities, Inc. acted as Joint Lead Arrangers and Joint Bookrunners under the $125 million ABL revolving credit facility. The new ABL revolving credit agreement will mature on August 3, 2028.
About Janus International Group
Janus International Group, Inc. (www.JanusIntl.com) is a leading global manufacturer and supplier of turn-key self-storage, commercial and industrial building solutions, including roll-up and swing doors, hallway systems, re-locatable storage units and facility and door automation technologies. The Janus team operates out of several U.S. locations and six locations internationally.
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