Ahlstrom Corporation STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE June 25, 2015 at 14.45
Ahlstrom refinances its revolving credit facility
Ahlstrom, a global high performance fiber-based materials company, has signed a EUR 180 million three-year revolving credit facility. The facility includes two 12-month extension options for the company subject to the consent of the participating banks. The committed facility refinances the existing EUR 200 facility signed in June 2011 (initially EUR 250 million) and will be used for general corporate purposes.
The banks acting as mandated lead arrangers and bookrunners are BNP Paribas, Crédit Agricole, Nordea, Pohjola, SEB and Swedbank. Pohjola acts as the agent and Swedbank as the documentation agent.
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Ahlstrom in brief
Ahlstrom is a high performance fiber-based materials company, partnering with leading businesses around the world to help them stay ahead. We aim to grow with a product offering for clean and healthy environment. Our materials are used in everyday applications such as filters, medical fabrics, life science and diagnostics, wallcoverings and food packaging. In 2014, Ahlstrom's net sales amounted to EUR 1 billion. Our 3,400 employees serve customers in 22 countries. Ahlstrom's share is quoted on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki. More information available at www.ahlstrom.com.