Americold Realty Trust has announced the launch of its initial public offering of 24,000,000 common shares. The initial public offering price is expected to be between $14 and $16 per share.
The company expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 3,600,000 common shares. The common shares have been approved for listing on the New York Stock Exchange and, subject to official notice of issuance, will trade under the symbol “COLD.”
BofA Merrill Lynch, J P Morgan and RBC Capital Markets are acting as the joint book-running managers for the offering. Rabo Securities, Baird, Citizens Capital Markets, Raymond James, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, BB&T Capital Markets and BTIG are acting as the co-managers for the offering.
The offering of the common shares is being made only by means of a preliminary prospectus dated January 9, 2018, a copy of which may be obtained through:
•BofA Merrill Lynch, email: [email protected]
•RBC Capital Markets, email: [email protected]
A copy of the preliminary prospectus may also be obtained free of charge from the Securities and Exchange Commission website at www.sec.gov.
A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with the SEC but has not been declared effective. These securities may not be sold nor may offers to buy be accepted prior to the time the registration statement becomes effective.