CommScope Issues $1.5B in HY to Back LBO

Sheahan, Matthew
January 2011
High Yield Report;1/17/2011, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p15
This article reports on the sale of high yield bonds by U.S. telecommunications infrastructure provider CommScope to support its buyout by The Carlyle Group in 2011.


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