ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 27, 2022-- FLEETCOR Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FLT), a leading global business payments company, today announced that it successfully amended its pro-rata credit facility, increasing the overall facility size from $4.01 billion to $4.5 billion due to high demand and extending the maturity to a new 5-year term of June 2027.
The term loan A was increased from $2.72 billion to $3 billion and the revolving credit facility was increased from $1.285 billion to $1.5 billion. The pro-rata credit facility was converted from a LIBOR to SOFR base rate with margins on borrowings approximately 12.5 bps lower than the pro-rata facility pre-amendment. FLEETCOR anticipates using the increased debt facility for general corporate purposes and to fund future acquisitions.
“We’re super pleased with the broad participation and demand for our refinanced credit facility, resulting in $500 million of incremental liquidity at a slightly lower cost,” said Ron Clarke, chairman and chief executive officer, FLEETCOR Technologies, Inc
“These upsized credit facilities with extended duration and improved terms are reflective of high demand for our credit as a result of the strength, free cash flow and outlook of our Company,” said Charles Freund, chief financial officer, FLEETCOR Technologies, Inc.
Bank of America, N.A. is the Administrative Agent and Bank of America, N.A., MUFG Bank Ltd., PNC Bank, N.A., TD Bank, N.A. and Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. served as joint lead arrangers and co-syndication agents in connection with the transaction. Bank of Montreal, Capital One, N.A., Fifth Third Bank, N.A., Mizuho Bank, Ltd, Regions Bank, The Bank of Nova Scotia and Citizens Bank, N.A served as co-documentation agents. Barclay’s Bank, PLC and Royal Bank of Canada served as co-managing agents.
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FLEETCOR Technologies (NYSE: FLT) is a leading global business payments company that simplifies the way businesses manage and pay their expenses. The FLEETCOR portfolio of brands help companies automate, secure, digitize and control payments on behalf of, their employees and suppliers. FLEETCOR serves businesses, partners and merchants in North America, Latin America, Europe, and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.FLEETCOR.com.
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