Market Snapshot
  • U.S.
  • Europe
  • Asia
Ticker Volume Price Price Delta
DJIA 16,408.54 -16.31 -0.10%
S&P 500 1,864.85 2.54 0.14%
NASDAQ 4,095.52 9.29 0.23%
Ticker Volume Price Price Delta
STOXX 50 3,155.81 16.55 0.53%
FTSE 100 6,625.25 41.08 0.62%
DAX 9,409.71 91.89 0.99%
Ticker Volume Price Price Delta
NIKKEI 14,516.27 98.74 0.68%
TOPIX 1,173.37 6.78 0.58%
HANG SENG 22,760.24 64.23 0.28%

Federative Republic of Brazil Announces Pricing Of Its Offering Of 4.25% Global Bonds Due 2025 And Preliminary Results Of Tender



   Federative Republic of Brazil Announces Pricing Of Its Offering Of 4.25%
        Global Bonds Due 2025 And Preliminary Results Of Tender Offer

PR Newswire

BRASILIA, Brazil, Oct. 23, 2013

BRASILIA, Brazil, Oct. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

New Bonds Offering

The Federative Republic of Brazil ("Brazil") announced today that it has
priced a global offering for cash (the "New Bonds Offering") of approximately
U.S.$3.2 billion aggregate principal amount of its 4.25% Global Bonds due 2025
(the "New Bonds") at 5.30 p.m., New York City time. Approximately U.S.$1.7
billion aggregate principal amount of New Bonds to be issued and sold in the
New Bonds Offering were allocated to holders who validly tendered their Bonds
(as defined below) during the U.S. Tender Period (as defined below) and whose
orders were accepted for New Bonds in the New Bonds Offering. The closing of
the New Bonds Offering is expected to occur on Friday, November 1, 2013.
Brazil will announce the final amount issued of the New Bonds at or around
7:30 a.m., New York City time on Thursday, October 24, 2013.

Banco Bradesco BBI S.A., Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. and HSBC Securities
(USA) Inc. served as underwriters for the New Bonds Offering. Bradesco
Securities Inc. will act as agent of Banco Bradesco BBI S.A. for sales of the
New Bonds in the United States. Banco Bradesco BBI S.A. is not a broker-dealer
registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission, and therefore may not
make sales of any New Bonds in the United States to U.S. persons. Banco
Bradesco BBI S.A. and Bradesco Securities Inc. are affiliates of Banco
Bradesco S.A.

The New Bonds Offering was made only by means of a preliminary prospectus
supplement and accompanying base prospectus. Copies of the preliminary
prospectus supplement, the final prospectus supplement (when filed) and the
related prospectus for the New Bonds Offering may be obtained by contacting:
Banco Bradesco BBI S.A. by calling +1 (646) 432-6642, Deutsche Bank Securities
Inc., by calling 1 (800) 627-0391 (U.S. toll free); or by contacting HSBC
Securities (USA) Inc. by calling 1 (888) HSBC-4LM (U.S. toll free).

Application will be made to have the New Bonds listed on the Luxembourg Stock
Exchange and admitted to trading on the Euro MTF Market of the Luxembourg
Stock Exchange.

Tender Offer

Brazil also announced today that, pursuant to its offer (the "Offer") to
purchase for cash the bonds listed in the table below (collectively the
"Bonds"), subject to the terms and conditions contained in the Offer to
Purchase, dated October 23, 2013 (the "Offer to Purchase"), the U.S. Tender
Period expired as scheduled at 4:00 p.m., New York City time, on October 23,
2013. Holders in Asia may continue to submit Tender Orders until 11:59 p.m.,
New York City time on October 23, 2013, as provided for in the Offer to
Purchase. All capitalized terms used but not defined under the heading "Tender
Offer" in this communication have the respective meanings specified in the
Offer to Purchase.

In accordance with the Offer to Purchase, the purchase price to be paid for
each U.S.$1,000 principal amount of each series of the Bonds validly tendered
and accepted pursuant to the Offer will be as specified in the table below.
The purchase prices set forth below were calculated in accordance with the
methodology announced by Brazil in the Offer to Purchase.

                                  Outstanding Aggregate     Purchase Price
Bonds ^(1)         ISIN           Principal Amount as of    (per U.S.$1,000)
                                  October 21, 2013 ^(2) (3)
6.000% Global      US105756BM14   U.S.$2,505,537,000        U.S.$1,125.48
Bonds due 2017
5.875% Global      US105756BQ28   U.S.$2,300,000,000        U.S.$1,154.96
Bonds due 2019
8.875% Global      US105756BE97   U.S.$1,085,785,000        U.S.$1,339.11
Bonds due 2019
12.750% Global     US105756AK66   U.S.$372,887,000          U.S.$1,559.80
Bonds due 2020
8.875% Global      US105756AR10   U.S.$1,747,013,000        U.S.$1,407.59
Bonds due 2024
8.875% Global      US105756AZ36   U.S.$664,249,000          U.S.$1,407.59
Bonds due 2024
8.750% Global      US105756BF62   U.S.$1,647,489,000        U.S.$1,407.67
Bonds due 2025
10.125% Global     US105756AE07   U.S.$1,650,163,000        U.S.$1,580.16
Bonds due 2027
12.250% Global     US105756AL40   U.S.$617,597,000          U.S.$1,757.76
Bonds due 2030
^1 Each series of Bonds is admitted to trading on the Euro MTF market of the
Luxembourg Stock Exchange.
^2 These amounts include Bonds that may be held by institutions and companies
controlled by the Brazilian Federal Government that have not been cancelled.
^3 On October 21, 2013, Brazil acquired U.S.$869,214,000 of its 10.125% Global
Bonds due 2027 in a private transaction, which is scheduled to settle on
October 24, 2013. The outstanding aggregate principal amount for the 10.125%
Global Bonds due 2027 included above is presented net of that transaction.

Brazil is making the Offer only in those jurisdictions where it is legal to do
so.

The Offer is subject to Brazil's right, at its sole discretion and subject to
applicable law, to terminate, withdraw, or amend the Offer at any time. Each
of Brazil, the Billing and Delivering Bank and the Dealer Managers reserves
the right, in the sole discretion of each of them, not to accept tenders for
any reason.

Brazil has retained Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. and HSBC (Securities) USA
Inc. to act as Dealer Managers for the Offer. Deutsche Bank Securities Inc.
has been appointed Billing and Delivering Bank. Questions regarding the Offer
may be directed to the Dealer Managers using the following information:

Deutsche Bank Securities Inc.                 HSBC Securities (USA) Inc.
Attention:  Liability Management Group        Attention:  Global Liability
                                              Management Group
In the United States, call toll free:
+1-855-287-1922                               In the United States, call toll
                                              free: +1-888-HSBC-4LM
Outside the United States, call collect:      Outside the United States, call
+1-212-250-7527                               collect: +1-212-525-5552

In Asia: +65 6423 5934                        In Asia: +852 2822 4100

e-mail:                                       e-mail:
US_Liability_Strategies_Team@list.db.com      liability.management@hsbcib.com 

Requests for the Offer to Purchase should be directed to the Information
Agent, Bondholder Communications Group, at (212) 809-2663 or +1 (888) 385-2663
(U.S. toll-free). Materials may also be obtained at
http://www.bondcom.com/frb.

This communication shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation
of an offer to buy any security, nor shall there be any sale of the securities
referenced in this communication in any state or jurisdiction in which such
offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or
qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
Securities may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration
or an exemption from registration, and any public offering of securities to be
made in the United States will be made by means of a prospectus.

United Kingdom: Neither the communication of this announcement nor any other
offer materials relating to the Offer has been approved by an authorized
person for the purposes of Section 21 of the UK Financial Services and Markets
Act 2000. This document is only being distributed to and is only directed at
(i) persons who are outside the United Kingdom or (ii) investment
professionals falling within Article 19(5) of the Financial Services and
Markets Act 2000 (Financial Promotion) Order 2005 (the "Order") or (iii) high
net worth entities, and other persons to whom it may lawfully be communicated,
falling within Articles 49(2)(a) to (d) of the Order (all such persons
together being referred to as "relevant persons"). Any investment or
investment activity to which this document relates is available only to
relevant persons and will be engaged in only with relevant persons. Any person
who is not a relevant person should not act or rely on this document or any of
its contents.

SOURCE Federative Republic of Brazil

Website: http://www.bondcom.com/frb
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
Advertisements
Sponsored Links
Advertisement