The Swedish city of Gothenburg returned to the bond market for its second public deal of the year this week. Swedish krona bonds have proven popular in recent weeks, as both domestic and European issuers have placed deals in the currency.
and Handelsbanken were joint leads on Tuesday's dual tranche Swedish krona transaction for Gothenburg. The first and larger Skr1.2bn ($127.2m) floating rate tranche pays a coupon of three month Stibor plus 75bp. This tranche was issued at 103.392. The second Skr300m tranche was offered at par