Seagate HDD Cayman $1 billion senior notes offering
The notes are due 2029 and 2031
Davis Polk advised the representative of the initial purchasers in connection with Rule 144A / Regulation S offerings by Seagate HDD Cayman, pursuant to which it issued $500 million aggregate principal amount of 8.25% senior notes due 2029 and $500 million aggregate principal amount of 8.50% senior notes due 2031. The notes are unconditionally guaranteed by Seagate Technology Holdings plc and Seagate Technology Unlimited Company.
Seagate is a leading provider of data storage technology and infrastructure solutions. Its principal products are hard disk drives. In addition, Seagate produces a broad range of data storage products including solid state drives, solid state hybrid drives, storage subsystems, as well as a scalable edge-to-cloud mass data platform that includes data transfer shuttles and a storage-as-a-service cloud.
The Davis Polk corporate team included partner Michael Kaplan and counsel Jeffrey S. Ramsay. Counsel Loyti Cheng and associate Timothy J. Sullivan provided environmental advice. The tax team included partner Michael Farber and associate Dov Sussman. Partner Pritesh P. Shah and associates Adrian Rabin and Emma Willems provided intellectual property advice. All members of the Davis Polk team are based in the New York office.