Press Releases 2015

Early Redemption of US Dollar Denominated Senior Notes
Issued by a Subsidiary

November 17, 2015
SoftBank Group Corp.

SoftBank Group Corp. (SBG) announces that Brightstar Corp. (“Brightstar”), a subsidiary of SBG, has notified the holders of its US dollar denominated senior notes due in 2016 and in 2018 (collectively, the “Notes”) that it will redeem on December 11, 2015 all of the outstanding Notes. The details of the redemption are as follows.

The Notes are guaranteed by SBG and subsidiaries of Brightstar.

Senior Notes due 2016 Senior Notes due 2018
1. Issuer Brightstar Corp.
2. Aggregate amount of issue USD 350 million*1 USD 250 million
3. Date of issue November 30, 2010 July 31, 2013
4. Maturity date December 1, 2016 August 1, 2018
5. Date of early redemption December 11, 2015
6. Redemption premium - 5.438%
7. Interest rate 9.50% per annum 7.25% per annum
8. Outstanding amount USD 350 million
(JPY 43.1 billion*2)
USD 250 million
(JPY 30.8 billion*2)
9. Trustee Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas
  • *1
    Includes USD 100 million issued on May 3, 2011
  • *2
    Converted at USD 1 = JPY 123
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