GMT Bond Issuer Limited (a wholly owned subsidiary of Goodman Property Trust ("GMT")) announced today that it has opened an offer of $75 million (with the ability to accept another $25 million in oversubscriptions) of fixed rate, senior secured bonds ("Goodman+Bonds").
The offer will be made pursuant to the Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013 as an offer of debt securities of the same class as existing quoted debt securities. The notice required by the Financial Markets Conduct Regulations 2014 has been provided to NZX and is attached.
The full details of the offer are contained in the terms sheet, a copy of which is attached.
The Goodman+Bonds will have a maturity date of 23 June 2022 and are expected to be quoted on the NZX Debt Market. They have an investment grade issue credit rating of BBB+ from Standard & Poor's. GMT’s current corporate credit rating is BBB.
The indicative issue margin range is 1.25 – 1.40% p.a. The issue margin and interest rate for the Goodman+Bonds will be set following a bookbuild process on 16 June 2015 and announced via NZX shortly thereafter. The offer will close on 16 June 2015 following the bookbuild process, with the Goodman+Bonds expected to be issued on 23 June 2015. Interest will be paid on the Goodman+Bonds semi-annually in arrears with the first interest payment to be made on 23 December 2015.
Investors interested in the offer should contact any of the Joint Lead Managers (listed below), or their usual financial adviser, to obtain details as to how Goodman+Bonds may be acquired. There will be no public pool for the Goodman+Bonds.
• ANZ 0800 269 476
• Deutsche Craigs 0800 226 263
• Forsyth Barr 0800 367 227