Black Knight Financial Services | Stephens

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Black Knight Financial Services

$507 Million 05/19/2015 Technology, Media & Telecom Complete
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Transaction Details

  • On May 19, 2015, Black Knight Financial Services, Inc. (NYSE: BKFS) priced an Initial Public Offering for a deal value of $441,000,000
  • The deal priced 18,000,000 common shares at $24.50 per share
  • All shares offered were primary shares
  • Proceeds from the offering will be used (i) to effect a portion of the offering’s related reorganization, (ii) to pay down outstanding debt, (iii) for working capital and (iv) for general corporate purposes
  • On May 21, 2015, the underwriters fully exercised the overallotment option to purchase an additional 2,700,000 common shares, increasing the total number of common shares to be issued in the offering to 20,700,000 and total deal value to $507,150,000
  • Stephens Inc. served as a Co-Manager in the Offering

About the company

Black Knight Financial Services, Inc. (NYSE: BKFS) is a leading provider of integrated technology, workflow automation and data and analytics to the mortgage industry. Their solutions facilitate and automate many of the mission-critical business processes across the entire mortgage loan life cycle, from origination until asset disposition. Their solutions are utilized by 23 of the 25 largest U.S. mortgage originators and all of the 25 largest U.S. mortgage servicers as of September 30, 2014.

Sources: Company filings and Stephens Inc. internal data.
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