Little Bear Investments LLC Supports CIT Bond Exchange; Seeks to Discuss with Company Amending Terms of Exchange for Certain Classes of Long Term Debt
NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Little Bear Investments LLC, (“Little Bear”) an owner of CIT Group, Inc. (“CIT”) (NYSE:CIT) debentures, approves of today’s release by the CIT Board of Directors and Steering Committee (collectively, the “Committee”) of the Offering Memorandum, Disclosure Statement and Solicitation of Acceptances of a Prepackaged Plan of Reorganization (the “Bond Exchange”). The Bond Exchange is designed to reduce the direct and indirect unsecured debt in CIT by approximately $5.7 billion. In order to accomplish this, the Bond Exchange offers certain bondholders the right to exchange existing unsecured bonds (“Old Notes”) for new secured bonds (“New Notes”) plus additional consideration consisting of new shares of preferred stock (“New Preferred”).
Tuesday July 17, 8:30 am ET
CARLSBAD, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Brendan Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: BDTE – News), an analytical software company developing advanced commercial software for immunoassay and bioassay testing technologies, has secured a bridge financing totaling $600,000, led by Little Bear Investments LLC as the lead investor and facilitated by Midtown Partners & Co. LLC.
Thursday March 1
NEW YORK, March 1 — Little Bear Investments LLC (“Little Bear”) announced today that it has once more participated in a private placement to purchase common stock and warrants of Caprius, Inc. (OTCBB: “CAPS” ). This is Little Bear’s second investment in Caprius as it also participated in a round of financing for the Company in February of 2005.