Nov 6, 2018 7:00 AM CET
Stockholm – Tele2 AB (Tele2) (Nasdaq Stockholm: TEL2 A and TEL2 B) has successfully launched and priced a new €1bn dual tranche 5.5y / 9.5y inaugural EUR bond following a European road show.
The bonds were issued with an annual coupon of 1.125 percent for the EUR 500 million May 2024 bond and an annual coupon of 2.125 percent for the EUR 500 million May 2028 bond. The securities were successfully placed with a broad range of institutional investors across Europe.
Net proceeds will be used to finance the cash consideration of the completed merger with Com Hem, as well as to refinance already existing debt that previously belonged to Com Hem.
The bonds will be listed on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange.
For more information, please contact:
Joel Ibson, Head of Public Relations, Tele2 AB, Phone: +46 766 26 44 00
Erik Strandin Pers, Head of Investor Relations, Tele2 AB, Phone: +46 733 41 41 88
Mattias Schriwer, Head of Group Treasury, Tele2 AB. Phone: +46 73 707 58 09
TELE2’S MISSION IS TO FEARLESSLY LIBERATE PEOPLE TO LIVE A MORE CONNECTED LIFE. We believe the connected life is a better life, and so our aim is to make connectivity increasingly accessible to our customers, no matter where or when they need it. Ever since Jan Stenbeck founded the company in 1993, it has been a tough challenger to the former government monopolies and other established providers. Tele2 offers mobile services, fixed broadband and telephony, data network services, content services and global IoT solutions. Every day our 17 million customers across eight countries enjoy a fast and wireless experience through our award winning networks. Tele2 has been listed on Nasdaq Stockholm since 1996. In 2017, Tele2 generated revenue of SEK 25 billion and reported an adjusted EBITDA of SEK 6.4 billion. For definitions of measures, please see the last pages of the Annual Report 2017. Follow @Tele2group on Twitter for the latest updates.