Südzucker International Finance B.V.’s EUR 300 million bond issue


Clifford Chance has advised a consortium of banks comprising Bayerische Landesbank, Deutsche Bank, DZ BANK, Landesbank Baden-Württemberg and Landesbank Hessen-Thüringen on the issuance of a EUR 300 million bond by Südzucker International Finance B.V..

The unsubordinated bond is guaranteed by Südzucker AG and has a term of seven years and a coupon of 1.25per cent. The bond was listed on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange’s regulated market..

The Clifford Chance team comprised partner Sebastian Maerker (picture) and senior associate Dr. Said W. Ashrafnia and partner Jurgen van der Meer and associate Bauke de Vries.

Involved fees earner: Sebastian Maerker – Clifford Chance; Said Ashrafnia – Clifford Chance; Jurgen van der Meer – Clifford Chance; Bauke de Vries – Clifford Chance;

Law Firms: Clifford Chance;

Clients: BayernLB – Bayerische Landesbank; Deutsche Bank; Landesbank Hessen-Thüringen Girozentrale; Dz Bank; Landesbank Baden-Württemberg;