HAMILTON, Bermuda, April 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Textainer Group Holdings Limited (NYSE:TGH; JSE: TXT) («Textainer», «we», and «our»), one of the world’s largest lessors of intermodal containers, today announced the completion of its public offering on April 13, 2021 of 6,000,000 depositary shares, each representing a 1/1,000th interest in a share of its 7.00% Series A Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preference Shares, par value $0.01 per share and $25,000 liquidation preference per share (equivalent to $25.00 per depositary share), for an aggregate public offering price of $150,000,000. Textainer intends to list the depositary shares on the New York Stock Exchange («NYSE») under the ticker symbol «TGH PRA».
«We are very pleased to close our first issuance of perpetual preferred shares,» commented Olivier Ghesquiere, President and CEO of Textainer. «We are very pleased with the positive market reaction to this offering and believe this is an attractively priced form of permanent capital that is well suited to add to the capital structure we use to finance our long-lived container assets.»
Textainer intends to use the net proceeds of approximately $144,875,000 after underwriting commissions and estimated expenses from the offering for general corporate purposes, including the purchase of additional intermodal containers. RBC Capital Markets, LLC, UBS Securities LLC, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, A Stifel Company and B. Riley Securities, Inc. acted as joint book-running managers for the offering.
About Textainer Group Holdings Limited
Textainer has operated since 1979 and is one of the world’s largest lessors of intermodal containers with approximately 3.8 million TEU in our owned and managed fleet. We lease containers to approximately 250 customers, including all of the world’s leading international shipping lines, and other lessees. Our fleet consists of standard dry freight, refrigerated intermodal containers, and dry freight specials, and we are one of the largest and most reliable suppliers of new and used containers. Textainer operates via a network of 14 offices and approximately 500 independent depots worldwide. Textainer has a primary listing on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: TGH) and a secondary listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE: TXT).
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