Yara plasserer obligasjonslån i det amerikanske markedet
Oslo, 24. mai 2018: Yara International ASA har i dag plassert et nytt 10-års US dollar obligasjonslån på 1,000 millioner USD.
Lånet vil bli utstedt i det såkalte 144A/ Regulation S markedet. Obligasjonslånet har en rentekupong på 4.75% per år. Yara har til hensikt å benytte lånet til generelle selskapsformål.
Obligasjonslånet har en kredittklassifisering fra Moody's og Standard & Poor's på henholdsvis Baa2 (stable) og BBB (stable).
Citigroup, Deutsche Bank Securities, J.P. Morgan og Société Générale er hovedtilretteleggere for det nye obligasjonslånet, joint bookrunners er Barclays, BNP Paribas, Crédit Agricole CIB og SMBC Nikko.
Thor Giæver, Head of Investor Relations
Telephone: (+47) 24 15 72 95
Mobile: (+47) 48 07 53 56
Petter Jessen, Head of Finance, Treasury & Insurance
Mobile: (+47) 928 85 494
Liv Bergh, Head of Funding
Mobile: (+47) 414 02 153
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I samarbeid med kunder og partnere dyrker Yara kunnskap for å brødfø verdens befolkning og ta vare på kloden, for å oppfylle vår visjon om et samfunn bygget på samarbeid, en verden uten sult og respekt for kloden vår.
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Yara ble grunnlagt i 1905 for å løse den økende sulten i Europa, og er i dag tilstede over hele verden med mer enn 16.000 ansatte og operasjon i over 60 land. I 2017 hadde Yara en omsetning på 93,8 milliarder kroner.
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