Time Warner announces proposed debt offering
Time Warner announced that it has commenced an underwritten public offering of senior notes due 2027 of benchmark size. The net proceeds from the issuance of the notes will be used for general corporate purposes, including the repayment of indebtedness. The notes will be issued by Time Warner and guaranteed by Historic TW Inc. In addition, Home Box Office, Inc. and Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. will guarantee the obligations of Historic TW Inc. under its guarantee. The guarantee structure for the notes will be the same as the structure for the notes and debentures Time Warner has issued since 2010. The offering is being made only by means of a prospectus and a related prospectus supplement. Barclays Capital Inc., Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Mizuho Securities USA Inc., and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC are the active joint book-running managers for the offering.