Jackson Financial Inc.1 (NYSE: JXN) (Jackson®) today announced it has closed a $1.6 billion senior notes offering. The senior notes offering is spread across three tranches: $600 million aggregate principal amount of 1.125% senior notes due 2023, $500 million aggregate principal amount of 3.125% senior notes due 2031 and $500 million aggregate principal amount of 4.000% senior notes due 2051.
Jackson intends to use the net proceeds from the issuance of the senior notes, together with cash on hand, to repay the $1.6 billion outstanding principal amount of its term loan due May 21, 2022.
The senior notes were sold in a private placement to qualified institutional buyers in accordance with Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"), and to certain non-United States persons in offshore transactions in accordance with Regulation S under the Securities Act.
The senior notes have not been registered under the Securities Act or the securities laws of any other jurisdiction. They may not be offered or sold in the United States or to, or for the benefit of, U.S. persons absent registration under, or an applicable exemption from, the registration requirements of the Securities Act. Jackson has agreed to file a registration statement with the SEC with respect to a registered offer to exchange the senior notes for new exchange notes having substantially identical terms as the senior notes, or, in certain circumstances, to register the resale of the senior notes.
This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy the senior notes or any other security. It shall not constitute an offer, solicitation or sale in any state or jurisdiction in which, or to any persons to whom, such an offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful. Any offers of the senior notes were made only by means of a private offering memorandum.
Jackson® (NYSE: JXN) is committed to helping clarify the complexity of retirement planning?for financial professionals and their clients. Our range of annuity products, financial know-how, history of award-winning service* and streamlined experiences strive to reduce the confusion that complicates retirement planning. We take a balanced, long-term approach to responsibly serving all of our stakeholders, including customers, shareholders, distribution partners, employees, regulators and community partners. We believe by providing clarity for all today, we can help drive better outcomes for tomorrow.
*SQM (Service Quality Measurement Group) Contact Center Awards Program for 2004 and 2006-2020. (To achieve world-class certification, 80% or more of call-center customers surveyed must have rated their experience as very satisfied, the highest rating possible).
Jackson National Life Insurance Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Jackson Financial Inc. Jackson Financial Inc. is a publicly traded company. Prudential plc and Athene Life Re Ltd. each hold a minority economic interest in Jackson Financial Inc. Prudential plc has no relation to Newark, New Jersey-based Prudential Financial, Inc.
Jackson® is the marketing name for Jackson Financial Inc., Jackson National Life Insurance Company® (Home Office: Lansing, Michigan) and Jackson National Life Insurance Company of New York® (Home Office: Purchase, New York).
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1 Jackson Financial Inc. is a U.S. holding company and the direct parent of Jackson Holdings LLC (JHLLC). The wholly-owned subsidiaries of JHLLC include Jackson National Life Insurance Company, Brooke Life Insurance Company, PPM America, Inc. and Jackson National Asset Management, LLC.