HSBC Bank plc 76XV Stabilisation Notice

  HSBC Bank plc (76XV) - Stabilisation Notice

RNS Number : 7040R
HSBC Bank plc
21 November 2012


21^st November 2012

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

                      InterContinental Hotels Group PLC

                             Stabilisation Notice

HSBC Bank plc (contact:  James Cunniffe; telephone: +44  207 991 5335)  hereby 
gives notice that  the Stabilising  Manager(s) named below  may stabilise  the 
offer of the  following securities  in accordance  with Commission  Regulation 
(EC) No. 2273/2003 implementing the Market Abuse Directive (2003/6/EC).

The securities:
Issuer:                                      InterContinental Hotels Group PLC
Guarantor (if any):                          na
Aggregate nominal amount:                    GBP 400,000,000
Description:                                 GBP 400m FX due Nov 2022
Offer price:                                 tbc
Other offer terms:
Stabilisation:
Stabilising Manager(s):                      HSBC, Lloyds, RBS
Stabilisation period expected to start on:   21^st November 2012
Stabilisation period expected to end no      21^st December 2012
later than:
Existence, maximum size & conditions of use  5% of the aggregate nominal
of over-allotment facility:                  amount



In connection with the offer of the above securities, the Stabilising Managers
may over-allot the securities or effect transactions with a view to supporting
the market price of  the securities at  a level higher  than that which  might 
otherwise prevail.  However,  there  is  no  assurance  that  the  Stabilising 
Managers will take any stabilisation  action and any stabilisation action,  if 
begun, may be ended at any time.

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 and the offer of the securities to which it relates are only
addressed to and directed at persons outside the United Kingdom and persons in
the United  Kingdom who  have professional  experience in  matters related  to 
investments or who  are high  net worth persons  within article  12(5) of  the 
Financial Services and Markets Act  2000 (Financial Promotion) Order 2005  and 
must not be acted on or relied on by other persons in the United Kingdom.

In addition, if and to the  extent that this announcement is communicated  in, 
or the offer of the securities to which it relates is made in, any EEA  Member 
State that has implemented Directive 2003/71/EC (together with any  applicable 
implementing measures in any Member State, the "Prospectus Directive")  before 
the publication of a prospectus in  relation to the securities which has  been 
approved by the competent  authority in that Member  State in accordance  with 
the Prospectus Directive (or which has been approved by a competent  authority 
in another Member State and notified to the competent authority in that Member
State in accordance with the Prospectus Directive), this announcement and  the 
offer are only addressed to and directed  at persons in that Member State  who 
are qualified investors within the meaning of the Prospectus Directive (or who
are other persons to whom the offer may lawfully be addressed) and must not be
acted on or relied on by other persons in that Member State.

This announcement  is not  an offer  of securities  for sale  into the  United 
States. The securities 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 
will be no public offer of securities in the United States.

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