Cable & Telecom

Rogers raising US$1.5 billion

TORONTO - Rogers Communications said Wednesday evening that it has priced a US$1.5 billion underwritten public offering of debt securities. The offering consists of US$850 million aggregate principal amount of 4.1% senior notes due 2023 and US$650 million aggregate principal amount of 5.45% senior notes due 2043. The net proceeds from the issuance of the debt securities will be approximately US$1.481 billion, said the company’s press release, which are expected to be used for general corporate purposes. The sale of the debt securities is expected to close on October 2, 2013. RCI has filed a shelf registration statement on Form...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.