TURIN, 01-Sep-2017 — /EuropaWire/ — Intesa Sanpaolo will launch a subordinated Tier 2 bond issue for a maximum nominal amount of €750 million targeted at qualified investors and high-net-worth individuals on the domestic market.
It is a 7-year, floating rate bond issue to be redeemed in whole at maturity.
The coupon, payable quarterly in arrears on 26 March, 26 June, 26 September and 26 December of each year, from 26 December 2017 to 26 September 2024, is equal to 3-month Euribor rate plus 190 basis points per annum.
The offer price is 100%.
The offering period will be from 29 August to 21 September 2017, in case of subscriptions made using door-to-door selling from 29 August to 14 September 2017 and, in case of subscriptions made using distance communication techniques from 29 August to 7 September 2017 unless, in any case, early closure.
The settlement date will be 26 September 2017.
The minimum denomination of each bond is €100,000.
The Issuer has not produced any offering prospectus as this offer is not subject to Part IV, Title II, Chapter I of the Legislative Decree 58 of 24 February 1998 (TUF – Consolidated Law on Finance), as amended and supplemented from time to time, in compliance with Article 100, paragraph 2 of the TUF and Article 34-ter, paragraph 1, letter e) of Consob Resolution 11971/99 (the Issuers’ Regulation) as amended and supplemented from time to time.
The bond will be traded on the Multilateral Trading Facility denominated EuroTLX, organized and managed by EuroTLX SIM S.p.A..
Intesa Sanpaolo Private Banking S.p.A. and Fideuram – Intesa Sanpaolo Private Banking S.p.A. (including through its wholly owned subsidiary Sanpaolo Invest SIM S.p.A.) are the placement agents of the bond offering.
The ratings assigned to Intesa Sanpaolo’s senior long-term debt are: Baa1 by Moody’s, BBB- by S&P Global, BBB by Fitch e BBB (high) by DBRS.
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SOURCE: Intesa Sanpaolo