Banque Centrale de Tunisie’s €700 Million Eurobond Issuance


Dechert advised Banque Centrale de Tunisie (the Central Bank of Tunisia), acting on behalf of The Republic of Tunisia, on the deal.

Banque Centrale de Tunisie issued €700 million 6.375% Notes due 2026. The seven-year Euro-denominated debt offering was oversubscribed.

This bond issue is the result of a Roadshow carried out by the Minister of Finance and the Governor of the Central Bank of Tunisia (BCT) in the various international markets as part of the financing of the 2019 budget needs.

The Dechert team advising on this deal was led by London corporate partner Patrick Lyons (Picture) and associates Jennifer Rees and Chelsea Fish.

Involved fees earner: Chelsea Fish – Dechert; Patrick Lyons – Dechert; Jennifer Rees – Dechert;

Law Firms: Dechert;

Clients: Central Bank of Tunisia;