RED BANK, N.J., March 12, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- InterCloud Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:ICLD) ("InterCloud" or the "Company") announced today that it entered into an Exchange Agreement (the "Agreement") with the holders of those certain debt securities issued by the Company in September 2012 (the "MidMarket Debt"). The Agreement provided for the exchange (the "Exchange") of all of the MidMarket Debt for shares of Company common stock, par value $0.0001 ("Common Stock"). The Company completed the Exchange effective March 12, 2014 (the "Closing Date").
Pursuant to the Exchange, the Company exchanged senior secured debt amounting to an aggregate of approximately $12.6 million of principal and accrued interest, for 1,204,410 shares of Common Stock subject to certain one time adjustments, reflecting a per share value of $10.50.
The shares of Company common stock were issued pursuant to an available exemption from registration under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
The effect of the Exchange is to eliminate virtually all cash debt service required by the Company. The Exchange immediately increased the Company's common book value per share. Full details of the impact on the Company's financials will be discussed in the Company's regularly scheduled quarterly earnings release. Mark Munro, CEO of InterCloud, stated "InterCloud's continued successes and accomplishments have enabled us to eliminate this 12% Term Debt and the expensive servicing thereof and save the company approximately $2.8 million in interest and amortization payments for the balance of 2014. This will allow InterCloud to invest more cash into growing our sales organization throughout this year and gain market share in the Cloud solutions markets we serve. The increase in our resulting net cash flow will put us in a great position for a strong 2014 and ongoing future growth".
About InterCloud Systems, Inc.
InterCloud Systems, Inc. is a global single-source provider of value-added IT services for both corporate enterprises and service providers. The company offers cloud and managed services, professional consulting services and voice, data and optical solutions to assist its customers in meeting their changing technology demands. Its engineering, design, installation and maintenance services support the build-out and operation of some of the most advanced enterprise, fiber optic, Ethernet and wireless networks. Additional information regarding InterCloud may be found on the Company's website at www.intercloudsys.com
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