BG Group BG. BG Group:new $3 billion syndicated credit facility

  BG Group (BG.) - BG Group:new $3 billion syndicated credit facility

RNS Number : 3126Q
BG GROUP plc
05 November 2012




News Release

5 November 2012



         BG Group announces new $3 billion syndicated credit facility

BG Group today announces a new  5-year $3 billion syndicated committed  credit 
facility which replaces  $2.3 billion of  expiring bilateral committed  credit 
lines. The execution of this new revolving credit facility was coordinated  by 
Bank of America Merrill Lynch and HSBC Bank plc and it includes a  diversified 
group of international banks.



The new  facility is  in addition  to  the $2.2  billion of  5-year  bilateral 
committed credit lines secured in 2011, taking the total of BG Group's undrawn
committed bank borrowing facilities to $5.2 billion.



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Notes to Editors:

BG Group plc (LSE:  BG.L) is a  world leader in natural  gas, with a  strategy 
focused on connecting competitively  priced resources to specific,  high-value 
markets. Active in more than 20 countries  on five continents, BG Group has  a 
broad portfolio of exploration and production, liquefied natural gas (LNG) and
transmission  and  distribution  business   interests.  It  combines  a   deep 
understanding of  gas  markets with  a  proven  track record  in  finding  and 
commercialising reserves. For further information visit: www.bg-group.com

Contact:

Kim  Blomley:  +44  (0)  118  938  6568   
kim.blomley@bg-group.com

Out of Hours Media Mobile: +44 (0) 7917 185 707

Investor  Relations:    +44   (0)  118  929   3025 
invrel@bg-group.com

 There are matters set out within this announcement that are forward-looking
statements. Such statements are only predictions, and actual events or results
may differ materially. For a discussion of important factors which could cause
 actual results to differ from these forward-looking statements, refer to BG
  Group's Annual Report and Accounts for the year ended 31 December 2011. BG
    Group does not undertake any obligation to update publicly, or revise,
  forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future
         events or otherwise, except to the extent legally required.

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