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Rogers Announces US$500-million Offering of Debt Securities


Rogers Communications Inc. announced today that it has priced a US$500 million¬†underwritten public offering of 2.90% senior notes due 2022. The net proceeds from the issuance of the debt securities will be approximately US$487 million and are expected to be used to repay outstanding advances under RCI’s bank credit facilities and for general corporate purposes.

The sale of the debt securities is expected to close on November 4, 2022.  The debt securities will be issued by RCI and guaranteed by its wholly owned subsidiary, Rogers Communications Canada Inc.

RCI has filed a shelf registration statement on Form F-10 (including a prospectus) with the SEC for this offering. Interested parties should read the prospectus in that registration statement together with the preliminary and final prospectus supplements for this offering and other documents RCI has filed with the SEC that have been incorporated by reference into the prospectus for more complete information about RCI and this offering. These documents are available at no charge by visiting EDGAR on the SEC website at www.sec.gov. A written prospectus and prospectus supplement relating to the offering of the debt securities may also be obtained from RCI.

The debt securities are not being offered in Canada or to any resident of Canada. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state.