Technip concludes its bond issue
Technip has concluded, as previously announced in its 2009 reference document, the €200 million bond issue, arranged by Deutsche Bank with a single investor.
The bonds which are listed on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange, have a 10 year maturity and allow the Group to extend its debt average maturity.
The issuance has been rated BBB+ by Standard & Poor’s. As of June 30, 2010, the Group had €1,498 million as available positive net cash.
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With 23,000 employees around the world, integrated capabilities and proven expertise in underwater infrastructures (Subsea), offshore facilities (Offshore) and large processing units and plants on land (Onshore), Technip is a key contributor to the development of sustainable solutions for the energy challenges of the 21st century.
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