MAY 19, 2017SAN DIEGO
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Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) today announced it has priced a public offering of senior unsecured notes in a combined aggregate principal amount of $11.0 billion, consisting of:
- $0.75 billion three-month LIBOR plus 0.36% Floating Rate Notes due 2019
- $0.50 billion three-month LIBOR plus 0.45% Floating Rate Notes due 2020
- $0.50 billion three-month LIBOR plus 0.73% Floating Rate Notes due 2023
- $1.25 billion 1.85% Senior Notes due 2019
- $1.50 billion 2.10% Senior Notes due 2020
- $1.50 billion 2.60% Senior Notes due 2023
- $1.50 billion 2.90% Senior Notes due 2024
- $2.00 billion 3.25% Senior Notes due 2027
- $1.50 billion 4.30% Senior Notes due 2047
Qualcomm intends to use the proceeds to fund a portion of the purchase price of Qualcomm’s planned acquisition of NXP Semiconductors N.V. and other related transactions as well as for general corporate purposes. The issuance of the notes is expected to close on or about May 26, 2017, subject to customary closing conditions.
Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, Barclays Capital Inc., Citigroup Global Markets Inc. and Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. are acting as joint book-running managers for the offering.
The offering is being made pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). The offering will be made only by means of a prospectus supplement relating to the offering and the accompanying base prospectus, copies of which may be obtained on the SEC website at http://www.sec.gov, or by contacting Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling toll-free at 1-866-471-2526; J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, by calling collect at 212-834-4533; or Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, by emailing email@example.com or calling toll-free 1-800-294-1322.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to purchase any of these Notes, and shall not constitute an offer, solicitation or sale in any state or jurisdiction in which such an offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful.
Qualcomm’s technologies powered the smartphone revolution and connected billions of people. We pioneered 3G and 4G – and now we are leading the way to 5G and a new era of intelligent, connected devices. Our products are revolutionizing industries, including automotive, computing, IoT, healthcare and data center, and are allowing millions of devices to connect with each other in ways never before imagined. Qualcomm Incorporated includes our licensing business, QTL, and the vast majority of our patent portfolio. Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, operates, along with its subsidiaries, all of our engineering, research and development functions, and all of our products and services businesses, including, our QCT semiconductor business. For more information, visit Qualcomm’s website, OnQ blog, Twitter and Facebook pages.