GF raised today CHF 225 million on the Swiss capital market. The bond has a term of 10 years and carries a coupon of 0.875 percent.
The bond has been issued through a bank syndicate led by Credit Suisse at a price of 100.143 percent. Through this emission, GF is taking advantage of the favorable capital market conditions in order to refinance its existing 3.375 percent bond 2010 – 2016 over CHF 200 million, which is due on 12 May 2016.
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