Afren woos buyers for second B/B bond after oil, gas find

Afren, the UK-listed African oil and gas exploration and production company, started a five day roadshow on Thursday for a potential seven year dollar high yield bond, which would be its second issue.

  • 24 Feb 2012

BNP Paribas, Deutsche Bank and global coordinator Goldman Sachs took B/B rated Afren to meet investors in London on Thursday and Friday, and will visit the US West Coast, Boston and New York on Monday to Wednesday next week.

Since most of Afren’s operations are in Nigeria, bankers said ...

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