MIAMI, May 05, May 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) -- Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/204183397/composite NCLH -1.73% (the "Company") announced today that it has priced its underwritten public offering of 36,363,636 ordinary shares of the Company (the "Offering") at a price to the public of $11.00 per share. The amount of ordinary shares to be issued was increased to approximately $400 million from the previously announced $350 million. The Company has granted the underwriters an option to purchase up to 5,454,545 of additional ordinary shares, which option must be exercised on or before June 6, 2020.
The Offering is expected to close on May 8, 2020, subject to customary closing conditions. The Company expects to use the net proceeds from the Offering for general corporate purposes.
Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, Barclays Capital Inc., Citigroup Global Markets Inc., J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Mizuho Securities USA LLC, Credit Agricole Securities (USA) Inc. and UBS Securities LLC are acting as joint book-running managers for the Offering.
The Offering is being made under an automatic shelf registration statement filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") on May 5, 2020. The Offering may be made only by means of a prospectus supplement and an accompanying base prospectus. A preliminary prospectus supplement and accompanying base prospectus relating to the Offering have been filed, and a final prospectus supplement will be filed, with the SEC and will be available on the SEC's website at www.sec.gov , copies of which may be obtained by contacting Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, Prospectus Department, 200 West Street, New York, New York 10282, telephone: 1-866-471-2526, facsimile: 212-902-9316 or by emailing email@example.com.
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About Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd.
Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/204183397/composite NCLH -1.73% is a leading global cruise company which operates the Norwegian Cruise Line, Oceania Cruises and Regent Seven Seas Cruises brands. With a combined fleet of 28 ships with approximately 59,150 berths, these brands offer itineraries to more than 490 destinations worldwide. The Company will introduce nine additional ships through 2027.
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