Bank of America Corporation and its wholly-owned subsidiaries BANA Holding Corporation and NB Holdings Corporation (the “Offerors”) today announced the expiration of their tender offers (the “Offers”) for certain of their respective capital securities listed in the table below (collectively, the “Securities”).
As of the “Expiration Date” for the Offers, which was midnight, New York City time, on May 22, 2012, a total of approximately $915 million (or its equivalent in British pounds) in aggregate principal amount of the Securities had been validly tendered and not withdrawn. All such tendered Securities will be accepted for purchase.
The following table lists the series of Securities that were subject to the Offers and the aggregate principal amount of each series of Securities tendered and not withdrawn as of the Expiration Date:
|Title of Securities||Dividend Rate||Issuing Trust||
Aggregate Liquidation Preference Tendered (in millions)
|Floating Rate Capital Securities||3mo L + 55 bps||NB Capital Trust III||62874FAA7||BofA||USD 74|
|Floating Rate Capital Securities, Series 3||3mo L + 57 bps||BankAmerica Capital III||066047AA9||BofA||USD 67|
|Floating Rate Capital Securities||3mo L + 60 bps||BankBoston Capital Trust IV||06605YAA9||BofA||USD 52|
|Floating Rate Capital Securities||3mo L + 62.5 bps||Barnett Capital Trust III||06808NAE0 / 06808NAA8||NB Holdings||USD 111|
|Floating Rate Capital Securities||3mo L + 75 bps||BankBoston Capital Trust III||06605VAA5||BofA||USD 49|
|Floating Rate Capital Securities||3moL + 80 bps||BAC Capital Trust XV||05518WAA1||BofA||USD 50|
|Floating Rate Capital Securities, Series B||3mo L + 80 bps||MBNA Capital B||55263KAA9||BofA||USD 37|
|Floating Rate Capital Securities||3mo L + 100 bps||Fleet Capital Trust V||33889WAA4||BofA||USD 18|
|Fixed/Floating Rate Noncumulative Trust Preferred Securities||3mo L + 105.5 bps||
BAC LB Capital Funding Trust I1
|00371G105||BANA Holding||USD 121|
|5¼% Capital Securities||5.250%||BAC Capital Trust VII||XS0226849221||BofA||GBP 61|
|5⅝% Capital Securities||5.625%||BAC Capital Trust VI||05518F209||BofA||USD 134|
|6⅝% Capital Securities||6.625%||BAC Capital Trust XI||056335AA0||BofA||USD 105|
1 Formerly known as ABN AMRO North America Capital Funding Trust I.
Payment for Securities of any series will be made in the same currency in which such series of Securities is denominated. Payment is expected to occur on May 25, 2012. Holders of Securities accepted for purchase will also receive accrued and unpaid interest on their purchased Securities from the last interest payment date applicable to such Securities to, but not including, the payment date.
The complete terms and conditions of the Offers are described in the Offer to Purchase, dated April 25, 2012 (the "Offer to Purchase"), and the related Letter of Transmittal (the "Letter of Transmittal").
BofA Merrill Lynch acted as dealer manager for the Offers.
This news release shall not constitute a solicitation to buy or an offer to purchase any securities. The Offers were made only pursuant to the Offer to Purchase and the related Letter of Transmittal.
Bank of America
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