Anglo American raises $1bn as US credit spreads hit tightest level since 2007 crisis

By GlobalCapital
10 Apr 2014

Anglo American priced its first dollar bond for two years on Tuesday – only the third Yankee bond this year from a UK-headquartered issuer.

With many companies in earnings blackouts, Anglo launched $1bn of two year floaters and seven year fixed rate bonds, and was swamped with orders.

The originally South African mining giant, rated Baa2/BBB (both negative), chose BNP Paribas, Credit Suisse and Morgan Stanley to lead the deal. None of ...

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