Sierra Wireless Announces C$60 Million Debt Financing

Vancouver, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sierra Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ: SWIR) (TSX: SW), a leading global provider of IoT solutions, today announced that it has entered into a credit agreement for a new financing facility through borrowing with CIBC Innovation Banking as administrative agent, and CIBC Innovation Banking and the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) as lenders. The new credit facility is for C$60 million and has a term of four years. The new facility will provide additional liquidity to the company’s balance sheet.

About Sierra Wireless

Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ: SWIR) (TSX: SW) is a global IoT solutions provider that combines devices, network services and software to unlock value in the connected economy. Enterprises around the world are adopting 4G, 5G and LPWA solutions to improve operational efficiency, create better customer experiences, improve their business models and create new revenue streams. Sierra Wireless works with its customers to develop the right industry-specific solution for their IoT deployments, whether it’s an integrated solution to help connect edge devices to the cloud, a software/API service to manage processes with billions of connected assets, or a platform to extract real-time data to improve business decisions. With over 25 years of experience in cellular IoT, Sierra Wireless is the global partner customers trust to deliver their next IoT solution. For more information, visit www.sierrawireless.com.

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About BDC

BDC is the bank for Canadian entrepreneurs. Its objective is to support small and medium-sized enterprises in all sectors and at all stages of growth. Whether business owners want to conquer new markets, make their operations more efficient, acquire another business or everything in between, BDC gives them access to financing and advisory services to meet their needs. BDC’s investment division, BDC Capital, offers a wide range of venture capital solutions. BDC supports underserved entrepreneurs and emerging industries to generate greater social and economic impact. BDC is also B Corp certified and actively contributes to the growth of a global movement of entrepreneurs who create inclusive and sustainable prosperity. For more information on BDC’s solutions and to view more than 1,000 free tools and articles, visit bdc.ca.

Forward-looking statements

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Carol M. Barragan