Tabcorp Holdings Unwinds Cash-Settled Equity Swap

Tabcorp today announced that it has unwound the cash-settled equity swap referencing c.117 million Tabcorp shares, representing c.5.8% of Tabcorp shares on issue.1 The equity swap was unwound at a reference price of $4.72 per Tabcorp share.

As a result of the combination with Tatts, Tabcorp received a cash payment of approximately $62 million and the equity swap commenced referencing c.117 million Tabcorp shares.2 Tabcorp will receive a further $554 million in gross proceeds from unwinding the equity swap which will be applied against its borrowings.

Now implementation of the combination has occurred, the equity swap has served its purpose and the decision to unwind is consistent with Tabcorp’s objective to repay financing associated with the equity swap at the earliest possible time.


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