TDR's Ei Group bid could leave legacy securitization in place

TDR Group’s bid for UK pub chain Ei Group is targeting a company that is already highly levered, thanks in part to the company's legacy securitized debt – first structured in the 1990s as part of a wave of pubco whole business buyouts.

  • By Owen Sanderson
  • 18 Jul 2019

TDR Capital-owned Stonegate is bidding 285p a share in cash for the company, a 38.5% premium to the closing price on Wednesday.

This gives the company an enterprise value of £2.97bn, with the ordinary shares valued at £1.27bn. Ei Group had adjusted Ebitda of £261m in the year ...

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4 Credit Agricole CIB 6,744.91 37 5.90%
5 Barclays 6,209.03 28 5.43%

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4 Barclays 3,441.80 22 6.67%
5 Goldman Sachs 3,389.62 26 6.57%

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