nVent Electric plc (NYSE: NVT) announced today that nVent Finance S.à r.l., a wholly-owned subsidiary of nVent Electric plc, priced a public offering of $300 million of 2.750% senior notes due 2031. The notes will be fully and unconditionally guaranteed as to payment of principal and interest by nVent Electric plc. The offering is expected to close on November 23, 2021, subject to customary closing conditions. nVent intends to use the net proceeds of the offering, together with cash on hand, to fund the redemption of all of its $300 million of 3.950% senior notes due 2023 (the “2023 notes”) and for general corporate purposes.
BofA Securities, Inc., Citigroup Global Markets Inc. and J.P. Morgan Securities LLC are the joint lead active book-running managers for the offering. The offering is being made only by means of a prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus, which are part of an effective shelf registration statement that nVent Electric plc and nVent Finance S.à r.l. filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, copies of which may be obtained by calling BofA Securities, Inc. toll-free at (800) 294-1322 or emailing at email@example.com, calling Citigroup Global Markets Inc. toll-free at (800) 831-9146 or e-mailing at firstname.lastname@example.org or calling J.P. Morgan Securities LLC collect at (212) 834-4533. An electronic copy of the prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus is available from the Securities and Exchange Commission’s website at www.sec.gov.
This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy these securities, nor will there be any sale of these securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to the registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such jurisdiction. This press release is not a notice of redemption of the 2023 notes.
nVent is a leading global provider of electrical connection and protection solutions. We believe our inventive electrical solutions enable safer systems and ensure a more secure world. We design, manufacture, market, install and service high performance products and solutions that connect and protect some of the world's most sensitive equipment, buildings and critical processes. We offer a comprehensive range of enclosures, electrical connections and fastening and thermal management solutions across industry-leading brands that are recognized globally for quality, reliability and innovation. Our principal office is in London and our management office is in Minneapolis. Our robust portfolio of leading electrical product brands dates back more than 100 years and includes nVent CADDY, ERICO, HOFFMAN, RAYCHEM, SCHROFF and TRACER. nVent, CADDY, ERICO, HOFFMAN, RAYCHEM, SCHROFF and TRACER are trademarks owned or licensed by nVent Services GmbH or its affiliates.
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