Penske Truck Leasing Issues CDN$375 Million in Senior Notes

Penske Truck Leasing HQPenske Truck Leasing Canada Inc. (“PTL Canada”), a wholly-owned subsidiary Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P. (“PTL”) announced it has issued CDN$375 million of senior notes with a 5 year maturity at a rate of 3.65%.  The series matures in 2018.  The notes are guaranteed by PTL and the net proceeds of the offering will be used to repay Canadian denominated borrowings on PTL’s credit facility from General Electric Capital Corporation (“GECC”) and for general corporate purposes. [Read more…]

Penske Truck Leasing closes $450 million asset-backed securitization

Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P. (“PTL”) today announced that it completed an initial asset-backed bank conduit facility with a group of six banks for approximately $450 million. The available capacity of the facility is $750 million. PTL expects to use the net proceeds to repay borrowings on its credit facility from General Electric Capital Corporation (GECC). 

“This conduit facility continues the refinancing efforts we began earlier this year and provides PTL with an attractively priced source of pre-payable variable debt,” said Frank Cocuzza, Senior Vice President of Finance, Penske Truck Leasing. “We are pleased some of the leading financial institutions in the world have agreed to participate in this facility.”

Penske Truck Leasing Issues $1.5 Billion in Senior Notes

Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P. (“PTL”) and its wholly owned subsidiary PTL Finance Corporation announced they have issued an aggregate of $1.5 billion of senior notes in two tranches with 3.5 year and 5.5 year maturities at rates of 2.50 percent and 3.375 percent, respectively. Net proceeds of the offering will be used to repay borrowings on PTL’s bank revolver and its credit facility from General Electric Capital Corporation (GECC). This is the third successful offering PTL has completed in 2012. The current offering was managed by Bank of America Merrill Lynch, J.P. Morgan and Wells Fargo Securities. [Read more…]