Kyobo raises the curtains for first dollar bond

South Korea’s Kyobo Life Insurance Co opened books on its debut dollar bond on Monday — a subordinated 30 year rolling-in perpetuity non call five note.

  • By Morgan Davis
  • 17 Jul 2017


Joint bookrunners Citi, JP Morgan, Nomura and UBS began marketing the 144A/Reg S deal at the 4.5% area, following a roadshow at the end of June.

The inaugural bond’s fixed rate will reset after the first five years to a new rate equal to the prevailing US Treasuries ...

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