TeliaSonera AB issues a 12 year Eurobond of EUR 750 million
TeliaSonera issued on February 7, a Eurobond of EUR 750 million in a 12 year deal maturing in February, 2024, under its existing EUR 10 billion EMTN (Euro Medium Term Note) program. The Re-offer yield was set at 3.663% p.a. equivalent to Euro Mid-swaps + 118 bp.
“We continue to take advantage of the windows in the Eurobond market and are pleased to have successfully issued another long-dated benchmark bond at attractive levels. In addition, this is the first 12 year corporate transaction in the Euro market since May, 2011,” says Per-Arne Blomquist, Executive Vice president and CFO, TeliaSonera.
The Joint Bookrunners mandated by TeliaSonera for this transaction were Deutsche Bank, Crédit Agricole, ING Bank and Royal Bank of Scotland.
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 10.45 a.m. CET on February 8, 2012.
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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 with a wholly-owned international carrier network. In 2011, net sales amounted to SEK 104 billion, EBITDA to SEK 36.9 billion and earnings per share to SEK 4,20. The TeliaSonera share is listed on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm and NASDAQ OMX Helsinki. Read more at www.teliasonera.com