TITLE

Cablevision Goes Covenant- Lite

AUTHOR(S)
Kantin, Kerry
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Investment Dealers' Digest;3/20/2006, Vol. 72 Issue 11, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Cablevision Systems was able to aggressively structure its $3.5 billion loan to finance a shareholder dividend, despite the unpopularity of such use of proceeds. A bank group led by Banc of America and Citigroup began syndication of the seven-year term loan. The move is the second attempt of the cable company to finance a shareholder dividend in the loan market.
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20232751

 

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