Wolters Kluwer, a global leader in professional information services, announced today that it has successfully launched and priced a new €500 million 10-year Eurobond.
The bonds were sold at an issue price of 99.659 per cent and carry an annual coupon of 1.500 per cent. The settlement date has been set at March 22, 2017. The securities were placed with a broad range of institutional investors across Europe.
The senior unsecured bonds will mature on March 22, 2027. The net proceeds of the offering will be used to refinance existing debt and for general corporate purposes.
Barclays, Commerzbank, NatWest Markets, and Rabobank acted as joint lead managers. The bonds will be listed on the Official List of the Luxembourg Stock Exchange.