Anglo American’s $1.5 Billion Senior Notes Offering

Shearman & Sterling advised Anglo American on the deal.

Anglo American completed its offering of $750 million 5.375% senior notes due 2025 and $750 million 5.625% senior notes due 2030. The notes were issued by Anglo American Capital plc and guaranteed by Anglo American plc.

Anglo American, headquartered in the U.K., is one of the world’s largest mining companies and is listed on both the London (FTSE 100 Index) and Johannesburg stock exchanges. Anglo American, a global leader in the production of platinum and diamonds, has significant interests in metallurgical and thermal coal, copper and iron ore and manganese metals.

Shearman & Sterling team included Marwa Elborai (Picture), Bouchra Haji, James Duncan, Laurence Levy, Kristen Garry, Simon Letherman, Alex Skelton, Woo Suk Hong, Eunjee Chae, and Alexander Leighton.

Involved fees earner: Eunjee Chae – Shearman & Sterling; James Duncan – Shearman & Sterling; Marwa Elborai – Shearman & Sterling; Kristen Garry – Shearman & Sterling; Bouchra Haji – Shearman & Sterling; Simon Letherman – Shearman & Sterling; Laurence Levy – Shearman & Sterling; Alex Skelton – Shearman & Sterling; Woo Suk Hong – Shearman & Sterling;

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