WMIH CORP. ANNOUNCES REDEMPTION OF SENIOR SECOND LIEN RUNOFF NOTE

SEATTLE, Oct. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — WMIH Corp. (Nasdaq: WMIH) (the “Company”), today announced it has fully redeemed the Company’s 13% Senior Second Lien Notes due in 2030 (the “Second Lien Notes”) issued under the Senior Second Lien Notes Indenture (the “Indenture”), dated as of March 19, 2012, by and between WMIH Corp., successor to WMI Holdings Corp., and Delaware Trust Company, successor to The Law Debenture Trust Company of New York, as trustee. The remaining principal amount of the Second Lien Notes totaled $18,226,500.00. The Company used a combination of Runoff Proceeds (as that term is defined in the Indenture) and unrestricted corporate cash to fund the redemption. As a result of the redemption, the Indenture will be satisfied and discharged, and the liens secured thereby will be released, as provided under the terms of the Indenture. The Company has redeemed in full and ahead of schedule all of the runoff notes it issued in connection with emerging from its bankruptcy proceedings in March 2012.

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