HORSHAM, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Capmark Financial Group Inc. (the “Company”) today announced the launch of a stockholder consent solicitation (the “Consent Solicitation”) seeking approval of the proposed amendment and restatement of the Company’s articles of incorporation (as proposed to be amended and restated, the “Amended Articles”). The Company is seeking approval of the Amended Articles in connection with the previously announced investment agreement with Centerbridge Capital Partners II, L.P. and certain of its affiliated funds.
Consents are being solicited from stockholders of record as of the close of business on March 21, 2014 pursuant to a Consent Statement (the “Statement”) containing information regarding the Amended Articles and certain related matters. Approval of the Amended Articles requires the consent of the holders of a majority of the Company’s outstanding common stock. The Consent Solicitation will expire on April 30, 2014, subject to early termination or extension in the discretion of the Company.
Copies of the Statement may be found on the Company’s website under the tab “Consent Solicitation.” Questions regarding the Statement should be directed to the Company’s Investor Relations contact at 215-328-1555.
Capmark is a real estate finance company focused on the management of its commercial real estate-related assets and businesses with a view to maximizing their value. Capmark is headquartered in Horsham, Pennsylvania and operates principally in North America. For additional information visit the Company’s website at www.capmark.com.