LISLE, Ill., Nov. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Navistar Financial Corporation (NFC) announced today that it amended and extended the variable funding notes facility (VFN) to November 18, 2017. The VFN facility was also reduced from $500 million to $450 million.
"NFC continues to be supported by our relationship banks. Our $50 million reduction in this facility is really a reflection of the strong reception our previously announced $300 million term wholesale securitization had in the market," said Bill McMenamin, President, NFC. "That facility was upsized from $250 million to $300 million and replaced a $250 million transaction maturing, making this $50 million reduction possible and appropriate."
NFC, an affiliate of Navistar International Corporation (NYSE: NAV), provides financing programs and services tailored to support equipment financing needs for International Truck and IC Bus dealers and customers.
Navistar International Corporation (NYSE: NAV) is a holding company whose subsidiaries and affiliates produce International® brand commercial and military trucks, proprietary diesel engines, and IC Bus™ brand school and commercial buses. An affiliate also provides truck and diesel engine service parts. Another affiliate offers financing services. Additional information is available at www.Navistar.com.
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SOURCE Navistar International Corporation
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