Sponda Plc issues EUR 175 million bond

Sponda Plc
Stock Exchange Release
12 May 2015, 4:40 pm

Sponda Plc issues EUR 175 million bond

Sponda Plc issues a EUR 175 million senior unsecured bond. The five-year bond matures on 20 May 2020 and carries fixed annual coupon at the rate of 2.375 per cent.

The bond was allocated to 50 investors and the bond offering was significantly oversubscribed. Application will be made to have the bond listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki.

The proceeds from the bond offering will be used to repay the EUR 100 million bond that matures in May 2015 and other existing debt and for general corporate purposes.

Pohjola Bank and Swedbank acted as joint lead managers and bookrunners for the transaction.

Helsinki, 12 May 2015

Sponda Plc

Additional Information: Kari Inkinen, President and CEO, tel. +358 400 402 653,

Distribution: NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Media www.sponda.fi

Sponda Plc is a property investment company specializing in commercial properties in the largest cities in Finland. Sponda’s business concept is to own, lease and develop retail and office properties and shopping centres into environments that promote the business success of its clients. The fair value of Sponda’s investment properties is approximately EUR 3.1 billion and the leasable area is around 1.2 million m².