VANCOUVER, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Pan American Silver Corp. (NYSE: PAAS) (TSX: PAAS) ("Pan American") today announced that, in connection with the previously announced consent solicitations of Yamana Gold Inc. ("Yamana"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Pan American, holders of a majority of the aggregate principal amount outstanding of each of Yamana’s 4.625% Senior Notes due 2027 (the "2027 Notes") and Yamana’s 2.630% Senior Notes due 2031 (the "2031 Notes" and together with the 2027 Notes, the "Notes") have delivered consents to amend the reporting covenant of the indenture governing those Notes, as contemplated by the previously announced consent solicitations. As a result, for so long as the Notes are guaranteed by Pan American or any other entity that directly or indirectly controls Yamana, reports of Pan American or of such other controlling entity may be provided in lieu of reports of Yamana.
The consent solicitations related to the Notes expired as of 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on May 4, 2023 (the "Expiration Time"). On or before May 11, 2023, Pan American will pay a consent fee of $1.50 per $1,000 principal amount of Notes to holders who delivered valid consents prior to the Expiration Time (and did not validly revoke such consents prior to the withdrawal deadline). Yamana, Pan American, the other guarantors thereto, Wilmington Trust, National Association (as Trustee), and Citibank N.A. (as Securities Administrator), will execute the applicable supplemental indenture for the Notes to amend the reporting covenant.
This news release is for informational purposes only and does not amend the consent solicitations, which have expired and were made solely on the terms and subject to the conditions set forth in the consent solicitation statement. Further, this news release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy the Notes or any other securities. The consent solicitation statement does not constitute a solicitation of consents in any jurisdiction in which, or to or from any person to or from whom, it is unlawful to make such solicitation under applicable securities laws. Copies of the consent solicitation statement may be obtained from D.F. King & Co., Inc., the Information and Tabulation Agent at (212) 269-5550 (banks and brokers), (877) 714-3310 (all others, toll free), or email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Any persons with questions regarding the consent solicitations relating to the Notes should contact RBC Capital Markets, LLC, the Solicitation Agent, at (212) 618-7843, (877) 381-2099 (toll-free) or email at email@example.com