Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
On November 18, 2020, STORE Capital Corporation (the
“Company”) completed its public
offering of $350.0 million aggregate principal amount of
2.750% Senior Notes due 2030 (the “Notes”). The terms of the Notes
are governed by an indenture, dated as of March 15, 2018,
between the Company and Wilmington Trust Company, as trustee (the
“Trustee”), as supplemented by the
Supplemental Indenture No. 3, dated as of November 18,
2020, between the Company and the Trustee (the base indenture, as
so supplemented, the “Indenture”).
The Notes will bear interest at the rate of 2.750% per year
and will mature on November 18, 2030. Interest on the Notes
will accrue from and including November 18, 2020 and will be
paid semi-annually in arrears on May 18 and
November 18 of each year, commencing on May 18,
2021. The Indenture also contains various restrictive
covenants, including limitations on the Company’s ability to incur
additional secured and unsecured indebtedness.
The Notes were issued pursuant to the Company’s shelf registration
statement on Form S-3
(Registration No. 333-223206), which became
effective upon filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission
on February 26, 2018, and a prospectus supplement dated
November 16, 2020, as the same may be amended or
The summary of the Notes set forth in this Item 1.01 does not
purport to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by
reference to the text of the supplemental indenture, including the
form of the Notes, a copy of which is being filed as Exhibit 4.1
hereto and is incorporated herein by reference.
Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation Under an
Arrangement of a Registrant.
On November 18, 2020, the Company completed the public
offering of the Notes. The Notes are senior unsecured obligations
of the Company. The information included in Item 1.01 of this
Current Report on Form 8-K
is incorporated by reference into this Item 2.03.
On November 16, 2020, the Company entered into an Underwriting
Agreement (the “Underwriting Agreement”) with
Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, Wells Fargo Securities, LLC,
Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC and J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, as
representatives of the several underwriters listed on Schedule I
thereto, in connection with the public offering by the Company of
the Notes. The Company intends to use the net proceeds from the
offering to repay indebtedness, including amounts outstanding under
its 2017 $100 million term credit agreement and its STORE
Master Funding Series 2015-1 Class A-1 notes, to fund property
acquisitions, for working capital and other general corporate
purposes, or a combination of the foregoing.
The Underwriting Agreement contains customary representations,
warranties and agreements by the Company. Under the terms of the
Underwriting Agreement, the Company has agreed to indemnify the
underwriters against certain liabilities. The offering of the Notes
closed on November 18, 2020.
The summary of the Underwriting Agreement set forth in this Item
8.01 does not purport to be complete and is qualified in its
entirety by reference to the text of the Underwriting Agreement, a
copy of which is being filed as Exhibit 1.1 hereto and is
incorporated herein by reference.