Raymond James announces pricing of offering of $500 million senior notes
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Raymond James Financial, Inc. (NYSE-RJF) (“Raymond James”) today announced the pricing of a registered underwritten public offering of $500 million 4.650% senior notes due 2030 (the “Notes”). The Notes will bear interest at a rate of 4.650% per annum and will mature on April 1, 2030. The net proceeds of the offering are expected to be used for working capital and for general corporate purposes. The offering is expected to close on March 31, 2020, subject to customary closing conditions.
The Notes are being offered pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement on Form S-3 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”). The offering is being made only by means of a prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus. A copy of the prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus relating to the offering may be obtained from J.P. Morgan Securities LLC by calling 1-212-834-4533, BofA Securities, Inc., by calling toll free at 1-800-294-1322 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, Citigroup Global Markets Inc. by calling toll free at 1-800-831-9146, or Raymond James & Associates, Inc. by calling toll free at 1-800-248-8863 or emailing email@example.com. You may also get these documents for free by visiting the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov.
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About Raymond James Financial, Inc.
Raymond James Financial, Inc. (NYSE: RJF) is a leading diversified financial services company providing private client group, capital markets, asset management, banking and other services to individuals, corporations and municipalities. The company has approximately 8,100 financial advisors. Total client assets are $855 billion. Public since 1983, the firm is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol RJF.
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