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Unformatted text preview: e maturity date from March 2015 to August 2017.
As at December 31, 2012, the Company had drawn $35.1 million (December 31, 2011 – $55.5 million) on the
amended revolving credit facility. The amount drawn was entirely for letters of credit (December 31, 2011 –
$55.5 million, including drawings for the Paracatu term loan and $32.8 million for letters of credit). The Paracatu
term loan was repaid in full during the first quarter of 2012.
Also effective August 17, 2012, the Company completed a new unsecured term loan facility for $1,000.0 million.
The facility matures August 10, 2015, with the full amount having been drawn on August 22, 2012.
Loan interest for both the amended revolving credit facility and term loan is variable, set at LIBOR plus an
interest rate margin which is dependent on the Company’s credit rating. Based on the Company’s credit rating at
December 31, 2012, interest charges and fees are as follows: FS46 KINROSS GOLD 2012 ANNUAL REPORT Type of credit
Dollar based LIBOR loan
Letters of credit
Standby fee applicable to unused availability LIBOR plus 1.70%
0.34% Concurrent with completing the term loan, the Company entered into an interest rate swap to swap the
underlying 1-month LIBOR into a fixed rate of 0.49% in respect of the term loan for the entire three year period.
Based on the Company’s current credit rating, the fixed rate on the term loan is 2.19%.
The amended revolving credit facility and new unsecured term loan were arranged under one credit agreement,
which contains various covenants including limits on indebtedness, asset sales and liens. Significant financial
covenants include a minimum tangible net worth of $5,734.8 million increasing by 50% of positive net income
each quarter, starting with the quarter ending September 30, 2012, (previously $5,250.0 million starting
December 31, 2010 and increasing by 50% of positive net income each quarter), and net debt to EBITDA, as
defined in the agreement, of no more than 3.5:1. The Company is in compliance with these covenants at
December 31, 2012.
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