SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER PURSUANT TO
OR 15d-16 UNDER THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
For the Month of June 2023
Commission File Number: 001-35126
VNET Group, Inc.
Southeast 1st Floor
10# Jiuxianqiao East Road
The People’s Republic of China
(Address of principal executive offices)
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover of Form 20-F or Form 40-F.
Form 20-F x Form 40-F ¨
VNET Announces Exploring Financing and Refinancing Opportunities
BEIJING, June 26, 2023 – VNET Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: VNET) (“VNET”) today announced it is actively exploring financing and refinancing opportunities including but not limited to a high yield bond offering. Any transaction will be subject to market conditions, among other factors, and no assurance is given that such transaction will take place.
This announcement shall not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any of the securities described herein. The securities have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from registration requirements.
Safe Harbor Statement
This announcement contains forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are made under the “safe harbor” provisions of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements can be identified by terminology such as “will,” “expects,” “anticipates,” “future,” “intends,” “plans,” “target,” “believes,” “estimates” and similar statements. Among other things, quotations from management in this announcement as well as VNET’s strategic and operational plans contain forward-looking statements. VNET may also make written or oral forward-looking statements in its reports filed with, or furnished to, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, in its annual reports to shareholders, in press releases and other written materials and in oral statements made by its officers, directors or employees to third parties. Statements that are not historical facts, including statements about VNET’s beliefs and expectations, are forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements involve inherent risks and uncertainties. A number of factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in any forward-looking statement, including but not limited to the following: VNET’s goals and strategies; VNET’s expansion plans; the expected growth of the data center services market; expectations regarding demand for, and market acceptance of, VNET’s services; VNET’s expectations regarding keeping and strengthening its relationships with customers; VNET’s plans to invest in research and development to enhance its solution and service offerings; and general economic and business conditions in the regions where VNET provides solutions and services. Further information regarding these and other risks is included in VNET’s reports filed with, or furnished to, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. All information provided in this announcement is as of the date of this announcement, and VNET undertakes no duty to update such information, except as required under applicable law.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
|VNET Group, Inc.|
|By:||/s/ Tim Chen|
|Name: Tim Chen|
|Title: Chief Financial Officer|
|Date: June 26, 2023|