Great-West Lifeco completes offering of €500 million senior euro bonds
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WINNIPEG, April 18, 2013 /CNW/ - Great-West Lifeco Inc. advised today that it
has completed its previously announced offering of €500 million principal
amount senior euro bonds maturing on April 18, 2023.
The bonds are rated A+ by Standard & Poor's Ratings Services (S&P) and are
listed on the Irish Stock Exchange. They were sold outside of Canada through
Joint Lead Managers Barclays Bank PLC and Credit Suisse Securities (Europe)
The securities offered have not been and will not be registered under the U.S.
Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and may not be offered or sold in the
United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from the
registration requirements. This press release shall not constitute an offer to
sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy nor shall there be any sale of the
securities in any State in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be
Great-West Lifeco Inc. (TSX:GWO) is an international financial services
holding company with interests in life insurance, health insurance, retirement
and investment services, asset management and reinsurance businesses.
Great-West Lifeco has operations in Canada, the United States, Europe and Asia
through The Great-West Life Assurance Company, London Life Insurance Company,
The Canada Life Assurance Company, Great-West Life & Annuity Insurance Company
and Putnam Investments, LLC. Great-West Lifeco and its companies have $546
billion* in assets under administration and are members of the Power Financial
Corporation group of companies.
*Assets as of December 31, 2012
Marlene Klassen, APR Assistant Vice-President, Communication Services
SOURCE: Great-West Lifeco Inc.
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