The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) announced that on May 15, 2023 it priced a $600 million public offering of 7.375% Fixed Rate Noncumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock, Series J (Series J Preferred Stock). The company intends to use the net proceeds for general corporate purposes, due to the redemption of all outstanding shares of Series G Preferred Stock on April 17, 2023, at par for a total redemption payment of $575 million. Loop Capital Markets is a bookrunner on the transaction, making this the first time a minority-, women- or veteran-owned business enterprise has acted as a joint bookrunner on a preferred stock issuance.
The Series J Preferred Stock, with a liquidation preference of $25,000 per share (equivalent to $25 per Depositary Share, the security to be issued to investors) will pay dividends, as and if declared, quarterly in arrears on Jan. 15, April 15, July 15 and Oct. 15, beginning in October 2023, at a rate of 7.375% per year. The Series J Preferred Stock is perpetual and has no maturity date. Application will be made to list the Depositary Shares on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “ALL PR J” (CUSIP No. 020002788). The offering is expected to close on May 18, 2023, subject to customary closing conditions.
The Depositary Shares are being offered for sale pursuant to a prospectus and related prospectus supplement that constitute a part of The Allstate Corporation’s shelf registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Form S-3 on April 30, 2021. Before making an investment, potential investors should first read the prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus, the registration statement and the other documents that The Allstate Corporation filed or will file with the SEC in connection with the offering. Alternatively, copies may be obtained by calling Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC toll-free at 1-866-718-1649, BofA Securities Inc. toll-free at 1-800-294-1322, J.P. Morgan Securities LLC collect at 1-212-834-4533, Loop Capital Markets LLC at 1-312-913-4900, or Wells Fargo Securities LLC toll-free at 1-800-645-3751.
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