DigiPlex’s new senior secured bond issue was placed among Nordic fixed income investors and will carry a coupon of 3 months NIBOR + 4.5%. The new senior secured bond issue of NOK 655 million ($63,6 million) with maturity in May 2023. According to Digiplex’s announcement, Net proceeds will be used to finance the construction of two new data centers and to fund DigiPlex’s continued growth.
The settlement date is 12 May
The company also stated that the settlement date is expected to be 12 May 2020 and an application will be made for the bonds to be listed on Oslo Stock Exchange (OSE). Wiljar Nesse, CEO of DigiPlex, said,
“We are seeing increased demand from both our enterprise customers who continue to move their digital infrastructure from on-premise solutions into combinations of colocation and cloud, as well as from the largest IT companies in the world looking to capitalize on the advantages of placing their data centers in the Nordics. With this new bond issue completed, our already very strong offering and position will be reinforced even further to capture these exciting market opportunities.”