Thomson Reuters to Redeem US$800 Million of Debt Securities
NEW YORK – Thomson Reuters (TSX / NYSE: TRI), the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced it will exercise its right to redeem all of its US$800 million principal amount of 5.70% notes due October 1, 2014 (CUSIP No. 884903AZ8). Thomson Reuters plans to finance the redemption through the issuance of new debt securities.
The redemption price will include an early repayment premium as well as accrued and unpaid interest through the redemption date (which is expected to be on or about December 16, 2013). When available, Thomson Reuters will provide the specific total redemption price and redemption date in the “Investor Relations” section of its website, http://thomsonreuters.com.
Beneficial holders with any questions about the redemption should contact their respective brokerage firm or financial institution which holds interests in the notes on their behalf.
This news release is for informational purposes only and is not an offer to buy any securities of Thomson Reuters.
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SPECIAL NOTE REGARDING FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS
Certain statements in this news release are forward-looking, including Thomson Reuters plans to finance the redemption through an issuance of new debt securities. There can be no assurance that the redemption or offering will be completed. These forward-looking statements are based on certain assumptions and reflect current expectations. As a result, forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results or events to differ materially from current expectations. Some of the factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from current expectations are discussed in materials that Thomson Reuters from time to time files with, or furnishes to, the Canadian securities regulatory authorities and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. There is no assurance that any forward-looking statements will materialize. You are cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements, which reflect expectations only as of the date of this news release. Except as may be required by applicable law, Thomson Reuters disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements.
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