Accredited Home Lenders Holding Company (AHLHC) and Lone Star Fund V (U.S.) LP ("Lone Star") have announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which Lone Star has agreed to acquire all of the common stock of AHLHC in an all-cash transaction.
Under the terms of the agreement, Lone Star will acquire each outstanding share of AHLHC common stock at a price of $15.10 per share, for a total consideration of approximately $400 million on a fully diluted basis.
Lone Star is a private equity firm based in in Dallas. For more information, call (214) 754-8300 or visit www.lonestarfunds.com.
San Diego-based AHLHC is a non-prime mortgage company that operates throughout the United States and Canada. For more information, call (866) 858-5363 or visit www.accredhome.com.