Gannett To Offer $400M In Senior Notes

Law360, New York (September 29, 2009, 3:04 PM EDT) -- Media giant Gannett Co. Inc. will offer a total of $400 million in senior notes in a private offering and has predicted rosier-than-anticipated third-quarter earnings results, two announcements that gave a boost to its share prices and those of its industry competitors Tuesday.

Half of the senior notes will be due 2014 and the other half will be due 2017, the country's largest newspaper publisher said. The securities will be guaranteed by subsidiaries of the company, and Gannett said it planned to use proceeds from the...
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