Millicom publishes prospectus and applies for listing of its SEK bond
Stockholm, November 23, 2012 – Millicom International Cellular S.A. (“Millicom”) (Stockholmsbörsen: MIC) today publishes the prospectus of its Swedish Krona bond and applies for its listing on NASDAQ OMX.
On October 23, 2012, Millicom International Cellular S.A. announced that it had completed the issuance in the Swedish bond market of a 5 year SEK2 billion bond, of which SEK1.75 billion has a floating rate coupon of 3 months STIBOR +3.50% and SEK0.25 billion has a fixed coupon of 5.125%.
Millicom announces today that the prospectus prepared in conjunction has been approved by the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority and Millicom has applied for listing of the bonds on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm.
This announcement of the publication of the prospectus and the application for listing of the bonds on NASDAQ OMX is a consequence of the terms and conditions of the bond loan and is not in any way an offer from Millicom to subscribe for or acquire bonds.
For further information, please visit www.millicom.com or contact:
President and Chief Executive Officer
Tel: +46 8 562 000 12
Tel: +352 27 759 479
Millicom International Cellular S.A. is a global telecommunications group with mobile telephony operations in 13 countries in Latin America and Africa. It also operates various combinations of fixed telephony, cable and broadband businesses in six countries in Latin America and online and e-commerce services in a number of countries in Latin America and Africa. The Group’s mobile operations have a combined population under license of approximately 273 million people.
This press release may contain certain “forward-looking statements” with respect to Millicom’s expectations and plans, strategy, management’s objectives, future performance, costs, revenues, earnings and other trend information. It is important to note that Millicom’s actual results in the future could differ materially from those anticipated in forward-looking statements depending on various important factors. Please refer to the documents that Millicom has filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission under the U.S. Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, including Millicom’s most recent annual report on Form 20-F, for a discussion of certain of these factors.
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