HSBC Bank plc 76XV Post Stabilisation Notice

  HSBC Bank plc (76XV) - Post Stabilisation Notice

RNS Number : 6502N
HSBC Bank plc
01 October 2012

1^st October 2012

Not for distribution, directly or indirectly, in or into the United States or
        any jurisdiction in which such distribution would be unlawful.




                             Stabilisation Notice

HSBC Bank plc (contact: Adam Bothamley; telephone: 0207 991 5997) hereby gives
notice that the Stabilising Manager(s) named below undertook stabilisation
(within the meaning of the rules of the Commission Regulation (EC) No.
2273/2003 implementing the Market Abuse Directive (2003/6/EC)) in relation to
the offer of the following securities, as set out below.

Issuer:                     ArcelorMittal
Guarantor (if any):         Na
Aggregate nominal amount:   US$650,000,000
Description:                $650m 8.75% Perpetual
Stabilising Manager(s):     HSBC Bank, Citi Bank, BNP Paribas, Royal Bank of
Stabilisation started:      September 25, 2012
Stabilisation last occured: September 27, 2012

For each of the dates during which stabilisation transactions were carried
out, the price range was as follows:

Date                                      Lowest Price Highest Price
Tuesday 25^th September 2012           98.50        100
Wednesday 26^th September 2012 98.50        99.50
Thursday 27^th September 2012           99.00        100.125

This announcement is for information purposes only and does not constitute an
invitation or offer to underwrite, subscribe for or otherwise acquire or
dispose of any securities of the Issuer in any jurisdiction.

This announcement is not an offer of securities for sale into the United

The securities referred to above have not been, and will not be, registered
under the United States Securities Act of 1933 and may not be offered or sold
in the United States absent registration or an exemption from registration.
There has not been and will not be a public offer of the securities in the
United States.

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