Telefonica opens books on 6-yr bonds in Swiss francs-IFR

MADRID Tue Nov 20, 2012 4:55am EST

MADRID Nov 20 (Reuters) - Spanish telecommunications operator Telefonica opened the books on a 6-year bond denominated in Swiss francs on Tuesday, Thomson Reuters' news and market analysis service IFR reported.

The issue of a minimum of 100 million Swiss francs (83 million euros) carried a price guidance of around mid-swaps plus 230 basis points and was led by UBS and BNP Paribas, IFR said.

(Reporting By Paul Day; Editing by Helen Massy-Beresford)