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EDF raises US $ 2 billion at 50 year as part of its EMTN program



28 November 2019


EDF raises US $ 2 billion at 50 year as part of its EMTN program

On 27 November 2019, EDF (A- S&P / A3 Moody’s / A- Fitch) successfully raised US $ 2 billion with a 50 year maturity and a fixed coupon of 4.50%.


The bonds were issued under a pure Reg-S format with no distribution to US investors. This transaction benefits from a very diversified investor base at the long end of the credit curve.


Following this transaction, the average maturity of the EDF group's gross debt is extended by c. one year, to 15.2 years (proforma as of June 30th, 2019).



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A key player in energy transition, the EDF Group is an integrated electricity company, active in all areas of the business: generation, transmission, distribution, energy supply and trading, energy services. A global leader in low-carbon energies, the Group has developed a diversified generation mix based on nuclear power, hydropower, new renewable energies and thermal energy. The Group is involved in supplying energy and services to approximately 39.8 million customers, including 29.7 million in France. The Group generated consolidated sales of €69 billion in 2018. EDF is listed on the Paris Stock Exchange.



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