TeliaSonera AB issues five year Eurobond of EUR 550 million
TeliaSonera today issued a Eurobond of EUR 550 million under its existing EUR 7 billion EMTN (Euro Medium Term Note) programme. The Re-offer yield was set at 5.239% p.a. equivalent to Euro Mid-swaps + 250 bp for a five year deal maturing in March 2014.
"We are pleased with this deal and we now have a very well-balanced debt maturity profile. The order-book was of high quality and significantly oversubscribed allowing favorable funding terms despite a turbulent financial market,” says Per-Arne Blomquist, Executive Vice President and CFO.
The Joint Bookrunners mandated by TeliaSonera for this transaction were BNP Paribas, Calyon, Deutsche Bank and Nordea.
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 5 p.m. CET on 2 March 2009.
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