Orange : Orange issues EUR 1.5 billion on the bond market in two tranches (Not for distribution in the USA)

Tue Aug 27, 2013 12:20pm EDT

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Paris, August 27, 2013

Not for distribution in the USA

Orange issues EUR 1.5 billion on the bond market in two tranches

Currency Format Term Notional Coupon Re-offer spread
Euro Fixed rate September 2018 850 million 1.875% m/s + 60 bp
Euro Fixed rate January 2024 650 million 3.125% m/s + 100 bp

Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Credit Agricole CIB, Royal Bank of Canada and RBS acted as bookrunners.

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Orange is one of the world's leading telecommunications operators with sales of 43.5 billion euros in 2012 and has 168,000 employees worldwide at 30 June 2013, including 103,000 employees in France. Present in 32 countries, the Group has a total customer base of more than 231 million customers at 30 June 2013, including 174 million mobile customers and 15 million fixed broadband customers worldwide. Orange is also a leading provider of global IT and telecommunication services to multinational companies, under the brand Orange Business Services.

Orange is listed on the NYSE Euronext Paris (symbol ORA) and on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol ORAN).
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