Actual-estate funding belief Vici Properties Inc. mentioned it could purchase casino-resort proprietor MGM Development Properties LLC for $17.2 billion, together with about $5.7 billion in debt, in a stock-for-stock transaction.
The businesses on Wednesday mentioned MGM Development Properties Class A shareholders would get 1.366 shares of newly issued Vici inventory for every share they personal. The change ratio represents $43 a share of MGM Development Properties shares, reflecting a 16% premium over MGM Development Properties’ closing value Tuesday, the businesses mentioned.
The settlement additionally concerned MGM Resorts Worldwide , MGM Development Properties’ controlling shareholder. MGM Resorts mentioned it could get $43 per unit, or about $4.4 billion in money, for the redemption of a lot of the MGM Development Properties working partnership models it holds.
MGM Resorts, which spun off MGM Development Properties in 2016, mentioned it could personal a roughly 1% stake within the Vici working partnership, value about $370 million.
Shares of MGM Development Properties rose greater than 10% in premarket buying and selling. MGM Resorts shares rose about 5% in premarket buying and selling, whereas Vici shares have been about flat.