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2014-09-16 12:23:16

Paves Way for Substantial Equity Infusion and Refinancing of Entire Capital Structure SAULT STE. MARIE, ON, Sept. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - The Ontario Superior Court of Justice has approved Essar Steel Algoma Inc.'s Plan of Arrangement (the "Plan"), granting a final order deeming the Plan to be fair and reasonable pursuant to the Canada Business Corporations Act. The Final Order follows a unanimous display of support for the Plan by the approximate 92% of 9.875% senior unsecured...

2014-07-24 12:23:48

SAULT STE. MARIE, ON, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Essar Steel Algoma Inc. ("Algoma") announced today that it has finalized the terms of its support agreement and corresponding equity commitment with the investment fund that is the ultimate owner of Algoma, Essar Global Fund Limited ("EGFL"), and holders (the "Ad Hoc Noteholder Committee") of more than 70% in principal amount of its 9.875% senior unsecured notes (the "Notes"). This agreement provides Algoma with a near-term capital...

2014-07-16 12:22:46

SAULT STE. MARIE, ON, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Essar Steel Algoma Inc. ("Algoma") announced today that it has reached an agreement in principle with the investment fund that is the ultimate owner of Algoma, Essar Global Fund Limited ("EGFL"), and holders of more than 70% in principal amount of its 9.875% senior unsecured notes (the "Ad Hoc Noteholder Committee"). This agreement provides for a near-term cash infusion from EGFL and a substantial deleveraging of Algoma's balance...

2014-07-07 23:04:58

It's An Honour! is a travelling exhibit about the Canadian System of Honours that educates and inspires visitors. It will be in Sault Ste Marie on July 8th and 9th. Ottawa, ON (PRWEB) July 07, 2014 The community of Sault Ste Marie and surrounding areas are invited to visit It’s An Honour! This new travelling exhibit about the Canadian Honours System is now making its way across the country. Over the next two years, it will journey to schools, community centres, special events and...

2014-06-26 00:20:29

Company and USW Local 2724 ratify collective agreement SAULT STE MARIE, ON, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - ESSAR Steel Algoma Inc. announced today the Company and USW Local 2724, the union representing the Company's technical, professional and front line management employees, have ratified a collective agreement. Members of Local 2724 voted today in favour of the new agreement which comes into effect August 1, 2014 for a twenty month term. This early agreement recognizes the...

2014-06-20 20:20:28

Tentative agreement unanimously recommended by USW 2724 bargaining committee SAULT STE. MARIE, ON, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Essar Steel Algoma Inc. and USW, Local 2724 representing the Company's salaried employees announced today that a tentative agreement has been reached. This tentative agreement has been unanimously recommended by the USW Local 2724 bargaining committee. Special Membership meetings will be held on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 Marconi Hall Ballroom "C" at 8am, 12...

2014-06-16 20:20:39

SAULT STE. MARIE, ON, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - As part of Essar Steel Algoma Inc.'s ("Algoma") refinancing and recapitalization efforts, Algoma has entered into confidential discussions with investors representing approximately seventy per cent of the 9.875% US$385mn senior unsecured notes. Algoma also has executed non-disclosure agreements and is engaged in discussions with advisors representing an ad hoc group of holders of 9.375% US$400mn senior secured notes. The purpose of...

2014-02-13 16:23:30

SAULT STE. MARIE, ON, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Essar Steel Algoma Inc. reported today an EBITDA loss of $8.0 million for the three month period ended December 31, 2013, compared to positive EBITDA of $19.3 million for the same period a year ago. The loss this quarter reflects a 9.9% decline in shipment volume compared to the same period last year, coupled with increased fuel and utilities costs. EBITDA is a non-GAAP measure of profitability, used by management as an...


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