DETROIT, Sept. 9, 2020 — Rocket Companies, Inc. (NYSE: RKT) (the “Company” or “Rocket Companies”), a Detroit-based holding company consisting of tech-driven real estate, mortgage and financial services businesses – including Rocket Mortgage, Rocket Homes and Rocket Auto – today announced its subsidiaries, Quicken Loans, LLC (the “Issuer”) and Quicken Loans Co-Issuer, Inc. (the “Co-Issuer” and, together with the Issuer, the “Issuers”), priced their private offering of $750 million aggregate principal amount of 3.625% senior notes due 2029 and $1.25 billion aggregate principal amount of 3.875% senior notes due 2031 (collectively, the “Notes” and such offering, the “Offering”). The aggregate principal amount of the Notes to be issued was increased to $2.0 billion from the previously announced $1.25 billion.
The Offering is expected to close on September 14, 2020, subject to certain customary conditions.
The Issuer expects to use the net proceeds from the Offering (i) to redeem all of its outstanding $1,250.0 million aggregate principal amount of 5.75% Senior Notes due 2025, (ii) to pay any related fees and expenses and (iii) for general corporate purposes.
The Notes are being offered only to persons reasonably believed to be qualified institutional buyers in reliance on Rule 144A under the Securities Act, and outside the United States, to non-U.S. investors pursuant to Regulation S. The Notes will not be registered under the Securities Act or the securities laws of any other jurisdiction and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent an effective registration statement or an applicable exemption from registration requirements or in a transaction not subject to the registration requirements of the Securities Act or any state securities laws.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any security and shall not constitute an offer, solicitation or sale in any jurisdiction in which such offering, solicitation or sale would be unlawful. This press release does not constitute a notice of redemption with respect to the 5.75% Senior Notes due 2025.
About Rocket Companies
Rocket Companies is a Detroit-based holding company consisting of personal finance and consumer service brands including Rocket Mortgage, Rocket Homes, Rocket Loans, Rocket Auto, Rock Central, Amrock, Core Digital Media, Rock Connections, Lendesk and Edison Financial. Since 1985, Rocket Companies has been obsessed with helping its clients achieve the American dream of home ownership and financial freedom. Rocket Companies offers an industry-leading client experience powered by our simple, fast, and trusted digital solutions. Rocket Companies has 20,000 team members across the United States. Its flagship company, Rocket Mortgage, has been named to Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for 17 consecutive years.
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