SALT LAKE CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bridge Investment Group Holdings Inc. (NYSE: BRDG) (“Bridge” or the “Company”) today announced that it has completed the closing of $150 million of senior notes and refinanced its facility senior secured credit facility (“Credit Facility”), increasing it from $75 million to $125 million.
On June 3, 2022, the Company entered into a $150 million note purchase agreement pursuant to which its operating company, Bridge Investment Group Holdings LLC, issued two tranches of notes in connection with an offering private with a weighted average interest rate of 5.05% on the date of issue. Transaction includes $75 million 5.00% 10-year notes due July 12, 2032 and $75 million 5.10% 12-year notes due July 12, 2034 .
In addition, the Company refinanced a $75 million line of credit that was scheduled to mature in July 2022. The new credit facility was increased to $125 million and matures on June 3, 2024 (subject to extension in certain circumstances). In addition, the new credit facility can be increased up to $225 million, subject to certain criteria being met.
“These transactions strengthen our balance sheet and give us increased flexibility to continue to take advantage of organic and inorganic opportunities to accelerate growth,” said Katie Elsnab, the company’s chief financial officer. “We appreciate the support of our debt capital partners and look forward to working closely with them as we continue to pursue our attractive opportunity set.”
For the credit facility, CIBC, Inc. and Zions Bancorporation, NA d/b/a Zions First National Bank acted as co-lead arrangers.
The Notes have not been and will not be registered under the Securities Act of 1933 or the securities laws of any state or other jurisdiction and may not be offered or sold in the United States or any other jurisdiction in the absence of registration or exemption from registration requirements. of the Securities Act of 1933 and applicable securities laws of any state or other jurisdiction.
About Bridge Investment Group
Bridge is a leading vertically integrated real estate investment manager, diversified across specialty asset classes, with approximately $38.8 billion in assets under management as of March 31, 2022. Bridge combines its operating platform nationwide with dedicated teams of investment professionals focused on select U.S. real estate. real estate verticals: residential leasing, offices, development, logistics real estate, net lease and mortgage backed by real estate.
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