Sbanken ASA : Successful issuance of Additional Tier 1 and Tier 2 capital
Reference is made to the announcement on 13 March 2019 regarding a potential perpetual Additional Tier 1 bond issue and a dated Tier 2 bond issue with a 10 year tenor, both issues carry a floating coupon rate and have a first call option for the issuer after 5 years. Sbanken ASA has today issued a NOK 100 million Additional Tier 1 bond with a coupon equal to 3 months NIBOR + 3,60 percentage points. In addition the bank has issued a NOK 125 million Subordinated Tier 2 bond with a coupon equal to 3 months NIBOR + 1,60 percentage points. Settlement date for both bonds will be 21 March 2019. Both bond issues will be applied for listing at Nordic ABM.
The purposes of the issues are to strengthen the bank's capital ratios.
The transactions are approved by the general meeting and the Norwegian FSA.
DNB Markets and Swedbank Norge were joint lead arrangers of the transactions.
Contact person: Øyvind Telle, Head of Treasury, Sbanken ASA, tel.: +47 916 88 704
This information is subject to the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.