Armory Securities, LLC Announces FreightCar America Closed $60 million of New Financing

Armory Securities, LLC is pleased to announce that FreightCar America (NASDAQ: RAIL) closed $60 million of new financing. Armory served as exclusive financial advisor and placement agent to FreightCar America for the transaction.

FreightCar America is a premier railcar manufacturer, aftermarket parts supplier, and lessor to the North American railcar industry. Founded in 1901, there are 160,000+ Freightcar railcars in service today (~10% of North American fleet).

Amid an industry downturn followed by the COVID-19 pandemic, FreightCar America successfully raised new debt financing to provide meaningful liquidity to execute its manufacturing relocation from Alabama to Mexico and other core strategic initiatives. The new lenders provided a new 5-year $40 million senior secured term loan and a $20 million senior secured ABL revolver.

For information on this transaction or about Armory Securities, please contact one of the following deal team members:

Nicholas Tell
Managing Director
Evan Altman
Dylan Fetzer


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