Ørsted successfully issues green bonds
Ørsted A/S has today priced subordinated green hybrid capital securities of EUR 500 million with a maturity in 3017 and first par call date on 24 November 2024 and green senior unsecured bonds of EUR 750 million with maturity in 2029. Both issues have settlement date on 24 November 2017.
The purpose of the new issuances is primarily to extend the duration of Ørsted A/S’ senior debt maturity profile and to refinance the existing 4.875% EUR 500 million hybrid capital securities issued in 2013, with first par call date on 8 July 2018.
Key details of the new green hybrid security:
Nominal amount: EUR 500 million
Maturity date: 24 November 3017
First par call date: 24 November 2024
Issue spread over seven-year Euro Mid-Swap Rate: 189.9bp
Fixed coupon rate until first par call date: 2.25%
Price: 99.203% of nominal amount
Orderbook: more than 5x oversubscribed
Listing:Luxembourg Stock Exchange (official list) and inscribe on the Luxembourg Green Exchange Platform (LGX)
Key details of the new green senior bond:
Nominal amount: EUR 750 million
Maturity date: 26 November 2029
Coupon (fixed until maturity): 1.5%
Price: 98.840% of nominal amount
Orderbook: more than 2.3x oversubscribed
Listing: London Stock Exchange
The information in this announcement does not change Ørsted’s financial guidance for the financial year 2017 or the announced expected investment level for 2017.
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Henrik Brünniche Lund
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Finance DCS, Treasury & Risk Management
Allan Bødskov Andersen
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