SCA raises EUR 600m in the bond market

 

SCA has today, under its Euro Medium Term Note (EMTN) program, raised EUR 600m, of which EUR 300m has a tenor of five years and EUR 300m has a tenor of ten years. The Re-offer yield for the five-year bond is 0.54% per year, corresponding to Euro Mid-swaps +0.28 percentage points. The Re-offer yield for the ten-year bond is 1.15% per year, corresponding to Euro Mid-swaps +0.5 percentage points.

                                                

The bond issues were oversubscribed and the bonds were subsequently placed with 107 international investors.

The bonds will be listed on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange. The purpose of the transactions is to refinance maturing loans.

BNP Paribas, Citibank, Commerzbank and Danske Bank acted as joint bookrunners for the transactions.

For further information,   please contact:

Johan Karlsson, Vice President Investor   Relations, +46 8 788 51 30

Karl Stoltz, Media Relations Manager, +46 8 788 51 55

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The core of SCA’s business is the forest, Europe's largest private forest holding. Around this unique resource, we have built a well-developed value chain based on renewable raw material from our own and others’ forests. We offer paper for packaging and print, pulp, wood products, renewable energy, services for forest owners and efficient transport solutions. 2018 the forest products company SCA had approximately 4,000 employees and sales amounted to approximately SEK 1617 bn (EUR 1,8 bn). SCA was founded in 1929 and has its headquarters in Sundsvall, Sweden. More information at www.sca.com.