On December 3, 2014, BB&T Capital Markets served as a co-manager for a $2 billion, three-tranche offering of notes by UnitedHealth Group. A $750 million tranche of 1.40% notes matures in 2017; a $500 million tranche of 2.30% notes matures in 2019; and a $750 million tranche of 2.875% notes matures in 2021. The transaction represents our seventh with this issuer over the past ten years. Proceeds from the transaction are being used for working capital requirements; the redemption or repurchase of outstanding securities; refinancing debt; financing acquisitions; and other general corporate purposes.
About the company
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated operates as a diversified health and well-being company in the United States. The company’s UnitedHealthcare segment offers consumer-oriented health benefit plans and services for large national employers, public sector employers, mid-sized employers, small businesses, and individuals; health care coverage, and health and well-being services to individuals aged 50 and older addressing their needs for preventive and acute health care services; services dealing with chronic disease and other specialized issues for older individuals; Medicaid plans, Children’s Health Insurance Program, and health care programs; and health services, including commercial health and dental benefits. This segment serves through a network of 820,000 physicians and other health care professionals, and approximately 6,000 hospitals and other facilities. Its OptumHealth segment provides health management services, integrated care delivery services, consumer engagement and relationship management, sales distribution platform services, and financial services. This segment serves individuals through programs offered by employers, payers, government entities, and directly with the care delivery systems. The company’s OptumInsight segment offers software and information products, advisory consulting services, and business process outsourcing services to hospitals, physicians, commercial health plans, government agencies, life sciences companies, and other organizations. Its OptumRx segment provides pharmacy benefit management services and programs, including retail pharmacy network management; mail order and specialty pharmacy; manufacturer rebate contracting and administration; and benefit plan design and consultation; and claims processing services, as well as offers various formulary management and compliance, drug utilization review, and disease and drug therapy management services. The company was founded in 1974 and is based in Minnetonka, Minnesota.
2.625% Senior Notes due 2019
3.85% Senior Notes due 2024
4.95% Senior Notes due 2044
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