TeliaSonera issues a bond of EUR 500 million
TeliaSonera today issued a bond of EUR 500 million in a 20 year deal maturing in February 2035, under its existing EUR 12 billion EMTN (Euro Medium Term Note) program. The Re-offer yield was set at 1.70 percent p.a. equivalent to Mid-swaps +63 bp.
“This deal clearly demonstrates the large appetite for good credit quality in long-dated maturities”, says Christian Luiga, CFO of TeliaSonera.
The joint bookrunners mandated by TeliaSonera for this transaction were BNP Paribas, Barclays, Crédit Agricole and Goldman Sachs.
TeliaSonera AB discloses the information provided herein pursuant to the Swedish Securities Markets Act and/or the Swedish Financial Instrument Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication at 8.15 p.m. CET on February 16, 2015.
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TeliaSonera provides network access and telecommunication services in the Nordic and Baltic countries, the emerging markets of Eurasia, including Russia and Turkey, and in Spain. TeliaSonera helps people and companies communicate in an easy, efficient and environmentally friendly way. Our ambition is to be number one or two in all our markets, providing the best customer experience, high quality networks and cost efficient operations. TeliaSonera is also the leading European wholesale provider who owns and operates one of the world's most extensive fiber backbones. In 2014, net sales amounted to SEK 101.1 billion, EBITDA to SEK 35.2 billion and earnings per share to SEK 3.35. The TeliaSonera share is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm and Nasdaq Helsinki. Read more at www.teliasonera.com.