Evraz to buy back $953 mln Eurobonds with maturity in 2018, 2020
March 2, 2017 Prime
U.K.-based mining giant Evraz, which operates mainly in Russia, plans to buy back two issues of Eurobonds with maturity in 2018 and one issue with maturity in 2020 for a total of U.S. $952.5 million, the company said in a statement on Thursday.
The issues to be purchased are a $700 million paper with maturity on April 24, 2018, placed at 9.5% annually, a $850 million issue maturing on April 27, 2018 with a 6.75% yield and a $1 billion paper maturing on April 22, 2020 with a 6.5% yield.
The bonds will be acquired for $1,080, $1,537.5 and $1,075 respectively.
Evraz has $125.095 million bonds of the first and $527.41 million of the second issues in circulation. The entire 2020 issue is outstanding.
The company will place new bonds to finance the buyback.
Company — Evraz
Full nameEvrazHolding (Evraz Group Russia)