TORONTO, June 13, 2013 /CNW/ – Rogers Communications Inc. (“RCI”) today
announced that holders of $291,695,000 (83.3%) aggregate principal
amount of its 6.25% Senior Notes due 2013 (CUSIP No. 77509NAH6) have
tendered their notes pursuant to the previously announced tender offer
and consent solicitation by Rogers Communications Finance Inc., a
wholly-owned subsidiary of RCI (“RCFI”). The tender offer and consent
solicitation expired as of 8:00 a.m., New York City time, on June 13,
2013. RCFI has accepted for purchase and paid for the tendered notes,
and RCFI has paid the consent payments for consents delivered in
connection with the related consent solicitation. Notes not tendered
and purchased pursuant to the tender offer will remain outstanding,
mature and be paid on June 17, 2013.
Caution Concerning Forward-Looking Statements
This document includes certain forward-looking statements within the
meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995
relating but not limited to the terms and timing of the tender offer
and consent solicitation. There can be no assurance that the tender
offer and consent solicitation will be completed. Undue reliance
should not be placed on forward-looking information as actual results
may differ materially. These statements are based on management’s
current expectations or beliefs, and are subject to uncertainty and
changes in circumstances. Actual results may vary materially from those
expressed or implied by the statements herein due to changes in
economic, business, competitive, technological, strategic and/or
regulatory factors, and other factors affecting the operations of RCI.
More detailed information about these factors may be found in filings by
RCI with the SEC, including its most recent Annual Report on Form 40-F.
RCI is under no obligation to, and expressly disclaims any such
obligation to, update or alter its forward-looking statements, whether
as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise.
About Rogers Communications Inc.
Rogers Communications is a diversified public Canadian communications
and media company. We are Canada’s largest provider of wireless
communications services and one of Canada’s leading providers of cable
television, high-speed Internet and telephony services. Through Rogers
Media, we are engaged in radio and television broadcasting, televised
shopping, magazines and trade publications, sports entertainment, and
digital media. We are publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange
(TSX: RCI.A and RCI.B) and on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: RCI).
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