MIAMI, April 30, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- International Money Express, Inc. (IMXI) (“Intermex” or the “Company”) today announced the completion and settlement of its previously announced exchange offer (the "Offer") and consent solicitation (the "Consent Solicitation") relating to its publicly traded and privately held warrants (the " Warrants"). The Offer expired at 11:59 p.m., Eastern Standard Time, on April 25, 2019 (the "Expiration Time").
Based on information provided by Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Company, the exchange agent for the Offer, a total of 8,916,465 Warrants were validly tendered and not withdrawn prior to the Expiration Time, representing approximately 99.51% of the total Warrants outstanding, excluding 4,507 Warrants that were tendered through notice of guaranteed delivery. On April 30, 2019, Intermex accepted all such Warrants. Pursuant to the terms of the Offer, Intermex expects to issue an aggregate of 1,792,193 shares of common stock and to make an aggregate payment of $9,986,440.80 in exchange for the Warrants tendered. In conformance with the terms of the Offer, no fractional shares will be issued, and holders of Warrants who would otherwise be entitled to receive a fraction of a share are being paid cash in lieu of that fraction. Delivery of the shares to be issued and the cash payment in exchange for the Warrants will be made promptly. As a result of the consents received in the Consent Solicitation, the Company also executed an amendment (the "Warrant Amendment") to the warrant agreement governing its outstanding Warrants, pursuant to which, it will exchange all remaining untendered Warrants on or about May 20, 2019, in accordance with the terms of the Warrant Amendment.
This press release is for informational purposes only and does not constitute an offer to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to buy, the securities described herein, and is also not a solicitation of the related consents. The Offer was made only pursuant to the terms and conditions of the Prospectus/Offer to Exchange and related letter of transmittal.
About International Money Express, Inc.
International Money Express, Inc. (IMXI) was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Miami, Florida with offices in Puebla, Mexico and Guatemala City, Guatemala. With over 100,000 sending and paying agent locations, we are a leading provider of consumer money remittance services from all 50 states in the United States to 17 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean and four countries in Africa. For more information, please visit www.intermexusa.com.
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