New Issue-Santander Holdings USA sells $500 mln in notes

Thu Apr 14, 2011 5:50pm EDT

 April 12 (Reuters) - Santander Holdings USA Inc, a unit of
Banco Santander (SAN.MC), on Thursday sold $500 million of
notes, said IFR, a Thomson Reuters service.
  Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan were the joint bookrunning
managers for the sale.
BORROWER: SANTANDER HOLDINGS USA INC
AMT $500 MLN      COUPON 4.625 PCT    MATURITY 4/19/2016 
TYPE SR NTS       ISS PRICE 99.559    FIRST PAY 10/19/2011
MOODY'S Baa1      YIELD 4.725 PCT     SETTLEMENT 4/19/2011
S&P SINGLE-A      SPREAD 250 BPS      PAY FREQ SEMI-ANNUAL
FITCH AA-MINUS     MORE THAN TREAS    NON-CALLABLE N/A