(The following press release from European Stability Mechanism was received by e-mail. It was not confirmed by the sender.) The European Financial Stability Facility (EFSF), rated AA+/Aa1/AAA, has mandated Barclays, Morgan Stanley and Unicredit for a minimum € 500mio increase of its € 3.0bn 0,500% issue due 07 March 2016 in order to complete the announced funding target of €16.5bn for Q1 2013. No further group. The transaction is expected to be launched and priced in the near future, subject to market conditions. FSA / ICMA stabilisation. [cid:image001.png@01CD9D85.33A07F60] Sarah Carrick Fouqueray Investor Relations European Stability Mechanism 6a Circuit de la Foire Internationale L-1347 Luxembourg Tel: +352 260962-233 Mobile: +352 621 362 467 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org<mailto:email@example.com> www.esm.europa.eu<http://www.esm.europa.eu/> IMPORTANT NOTICE: This e-mail message is intended to be received only by persons entitled to receive the confidential and legally privileged information it may contain. Please do not read, copy, forward, or store this message unless you are an intended recipient of it. If you have received this message in error, please forward it to the sender and delete it completely from your computer system.
EFSF MANDATES BARCLAYS, MORGAN STANLEY, UNICREDIT FOR BOND