Cineworld seems to be to boost $2.26 billion to emerge from chapter
(Reuters) – Cineworld Group Plc is planning to boost $2.26 billion, in line with a courtroom submitting on Sunday, because the theater chain goals to emerge from Chapter 11 chapter within the first half of 2023.
The fundraising will include a primary lien senior secured debt credit score facility of $1.46 billion and issuance of latest widespread inventory for an combination buy worth of $800 million, in accordance the submitting with the U.S. chapter courtroom within the Southern District of Texas.
Cineworld filed for U.S. chapter safety in September to attempt to restructure its debt after being hit by the pandemic and a scarcity of blockbuster films. It has been struggling to seek out consumers.
The proceeds of the capital elevating might be used to fulfill prices and bills regarding the restructuring, and likewise to pay charges, different bills and supply working capital to reorganized debtors, in line with the submitting.