June 26, 2012 Press Release
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): June 26, 2012
Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation or organization)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
505 Front Ave., P.O. Box “I”
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, 83816
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
On June 25, 2012 and June 26, 2012, respectively, Standard & Poor's Rating Services and Moody's Investors Service each issued a news release regarding Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation (the “Company”). Each release referred to a pending $100 million secured revolving credit facility. The Company and certain of its subsidiaries expect to close a proposed four-year $100 million secured revolving credit facility concurrently with the closing of its previously announced offering, subject to market and other conditions, of $350 million aggregate principal amount of Senior Notes due 2020 (the “Notes”) in a transaction exempt from registration under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”). The Notes have not
been registered under the Securities Act or any state securities laws and will not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from the registration requirements of the Securities Act and applicable state laws.
Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
The information contained in this Current Report on Form 8-K contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of securities legislation in the United States and Canada, including (i) Coeur's expectations regarding a potential secured revolving credit facility and (ii) Coeur's intention to offer its notes, subject to market and other conditions, and the closing of such note offering.
Such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause Coeur's actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements. Such factors include, among others, the risks and hazards inherent in the mining business (including environmental hazards, industrial accidents, weather or geologically related conditions), changes in the market prices of gold and silver, the uncertainties inherent in Coeur's production, exploratory and developmental activities, including risks relating to permitting and regulatory delays and disputed mining claims, any future labor disputes or work stoppages, the uncertainties inherent in the estimation of gold and silver ore reserves, changes that could result from Coeur's future acquisition of new mining properties or businesses, reliance on third parties to operate certain mines where Coeur owns silver production and reserves, the loss of any third-party smelter to which Coeur markets silver and gold, the effects of environmental and other governmental regulations, the risks inherent in the ownership or operation of or investment in mining properties or businesses in foreign countries, Coeur's ability to raise additional financing necessary to conduct its business, make payments or refinance its debt, as well as other uncertainties and risk factors set out in filings made from time to time with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission, and the Canadian securities regulators, including, without limitation, Coeur's reports on Form 10-K and Form 10-Q and Exhibit 99.2 to Coeur's Current Report on Form 8-K filed June 25, 2012. Actual results, developments and timetables could vary significantly from the estimates presented. Readers are cautioned not to put undue reliance on forward-looking statements. Coeur disclaims any intent or obligation to update publicly such forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. Additionally, Coeur undertakes no obligation to comment on analyses, expectations or statements made by third parties in respect of Coeur, its financial or operating results or its securities.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation
Date: June 26, 2012 By: /s/ Frank L. Hanagarne Jr.
Name: Frank L. Hanagarne Jr.
Title: Senior Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer