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Placement Agent

CURO Financial Technologies Corp.

$150 Million 11/17/2016 Specialty Finance Complete
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Transaction Details

  • On November 17, 2016, CURO Financial Technologies Corp. secured a $150 million Senior Secured Revolving Credit Facility and Term Loan from an undisclosed investment firm
  • The facility consists of revolving loans in an aggregate principal amount of up to $70 million and term loans in an aggregate principal amount of $80 million
  • Proceeds of the loans will be used to finance the acquisition of eligible receivables and for other purposes permitted under the Receivables Loan Agreement
  • Stephens Inc. served as placement agent to CURO in the transaction

About the company

Founded in 1997, CURO Financial Technologies Corp. (f/k/a Speedy Cash Holdings Corp.), is a leading provider of alternative financial services focused on serving unbanked and underbanked consumers who require convenient and immediate access to cash and related services in the U.S., the U.K. and Canada. CURO serves its customers through 420 retail storefront locations. The Company has also developed an innovative online service that allows customers to quickly and conveniently access CURO’s products and services in 25 states in the U.S., in five Canadian provinces, and in the U.K. CURO provides single-pay loans, installment loans and open-end loans (referred to as bankline loans), vehicle title loans, check cashing, gold buying, money transfer services, reloadable prepaid debit cards and a number of other ancillary financial products and services to its customers. The Company operates under two principal brands in the U.S., as either “Speedy Cash”® or “Rapid Cash”, in the U.K. as “Speedy Cash” and “Wage Day Advance,” and in Canada as “Cash Money” and, beginning in 2016, as “LendDirect." For more information, visit CURO’s website at https://curo.com/.

Sources: Company website and publicly available information.
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