Charter Closes on $1 Billion in Senior Unsecured Notes

            Charter Closes on $1 Billion in Senior Unsecured Notes

PR Newswire

STAMFORD, Conn., March 14, 2013

STAMFORD, Conn., March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Charter Communications, Inc.
(NASDAQ: CHTR) (alongwith its subsidiaries, the "Company" or "Charter") today
announced that its subsidiaries, CCO Holdings, LLC and CCO Holdings Capital
Corp., have closed on the private sale of $1 billion in aggregate principal
amount of senior unsecured notes in two tranches, due in 2021 (the "2021
Notes") and 2023 (the "2023 Notes" and collectively with the 2021 Notes, the
"Notes"). The 2021 Notes total $500 million in aggregate principal amount and
bear an interest rate of 5.25 percent per annum. The 2023 Notes total $500
million in aggregate principal amount and bear an interest rate of 5.75
percent per annum. The Notes were issued at par.


The Notes resulted in net proceeds to the Company of approximately $987
million after deducting underwriting discounts, commissions and other
expenses. Charter intends to use the net proceeds from the sale of the Notes
for general corporate purposes, including to repay existing bank debt.

The Notes were sold to qualified institutional buyers in reliance on Rule 144A
and outside the United States to non-U.S. persons in reliance on Regulation S.
The Notes have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as
amended (the "Securities Act"), or any state securities laws and, unless so
registered, may not be offered or sold in the United States except pursuant to
an exemption from, or in a transaction not subject to, the registration
requirements of the Securities Act and applicable state securities laws.


This release includes forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section
27A of
the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"), and Section 21E
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the "Exchange Act"),
regarding, among other things, our plans, strategies and prospects, both
business and financial. Although we believe that our plans, intentions and
expectations reflected in or suggested by these forward-looking statements are
reasonable, we cannot assure you that we will achieve or realize these plans,
intentions or expectations. Forward-looking statements are inherently subject
to risks, uncertainties and assumptions including, without limitation, the
factors described under "Risk Factors" from time to time in our filings with
the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"). Many of the forward-looking
statements contained in this release may be identified by the use of
forward-looking words such as "believe," "expect," "anticipate," "should,"
"planned," "will," "may," "intend," "estimated," "aim," "on track," "target,"
"opportunity," "tentative," "positioning," "designed," "create," and
"potential," among others. Important factors that could cause actual results
to differ materially from the forward-looking statements we make in this
release are set forth in other reports or documents that we file from time to
time with the SEC, and include, but are not limited to:

  oour ability to sustain and grow revenues and cash flow from operations by
    offering video, Internet, telephone, advertising and other services to
    residential and commercial customers, to adequately meet the customer
    experience demands in our markets and to maintain and grow our customer
    base, particularly in the face of increasingly aggressive competition, the
    need for innovation and the related capital expenditures and the difficult
    economic conditions in the United States;
  othe impact of competition from other market participants, including but
    not limited to incumbent telephone companies, direct broadcast satellite
    operators, wireless broadband and telephone providers, digital subscriber
    line ("DSL") providers, and video provided over the Internet;
  ogeneral business conditions, economic uncertainty or downturn, high
    unemployment levels and the level of activity in the housing sector;
  oour ability to obtain programming at reasonable prices or to raise prices
    to offset, in whole or in part, the effects of higher programming costs
    (including retransmission consents);
  othe development and deployment of new products and technologies;
  othe effects of governmental regulation on our business;
  othe availability and access, in general, of funds to meet our debt
    obligations prior to or when they become due and to fund our operations
    and necessary capital expenditures, either through (i) cash on hand, (ii)
    free cash flow, or (iii) access to the capital or credit markets; and
  oour ability to comply with all covenants in our indentures and credit
    facilities any violation of which, if not cured in a timely manner, could
    trigger a default of our other obligations under cross-default provisions.

All forward-looking statements attributable to us or any person acting on our
behalf are expressly qualified in their entirety by this cautionary statement.
We are under no duty or obligation to update any of the forward-looking
statements after the date of this release.

SOURCE Charter Communications, Inc.

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