Leasinvest Real Estate SCA: 2019 Bond Private Placement
Bond private placement for an amount of EUR 100 millionLeasinvest Real Estate SCA today successfully issued a 7-year private placement of bonds amounting to EUR 100 million, in denominations of EUR 100,000. The bonds offer a fixed annual coupon of 1.95% and have been placed with investors in Belgium, France and Luxembourg.BNP Paribas Fortis and Degroof Petercam were appointed as Global Coordinators of the transaction. BNP Paribas Fortis, Degroof Petercam and KBC acted as Joint Bookrunners of the transaction.The placement fits within Leasinvest Real Estate’s strategy to arrange financing sources best suited to carry out its investment strategy both through acquisitions and redevelopment of existing core assets. The proceeds will, amongst other things, serve to refinance the EUR 75 million public bond which matured on 9 October 2019 and will contribute to an increase of the average duration of the total debt of Leasinvest Real Estate and a diversification of its financing sources.
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