Région Wallonne grabs €1bn with sustainability debut

By Burhan Khadbai
25 Apr 2019

Région Wallonne almost wiped out its total funding needs for the year with its first set of benchmark and sustainable bonds on Thursday.

The Belgian sub-sovereign, which has previously only issued MTNs, sold a €1bn dual tranche, comprising €500m of seven and 15 year bonds through Belfius, BNP ParibasHSBCLBBW and Natixis.

The spread for the May 2026 bond was set at 30bp over OLOs interpolated between the May 2025s and June ...

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