Bunge Finance Europe €200 Million Senior Notes Reopening


Davis Polk advised the joint book-running managers in connection with an SEC-registered reopening of €200 million aggregate principal amount of 1.850% senior notes due 2023 by Bunge Finance Europe B.V., a wholly owned subsidiary of Bunge Limited. Bunge Limited fully and unconditionally guaranteed the notes.

BNP PARIBAS, Citigroup, J.P. Morgan, Deutsche Bank, HSBC and ING acted as Joint Book-Running Managers.

Bunge Limited is a leading global agribusiness and food company operating in over 40 countries with approximately 35,000 employees. Bunge buys, sells, stores and transports oilseeds and grains to serve customers worldwide; processes oilseeds to make protein meal for animal feed and edible oil products for commercial customers and consumers; produces sugar and ethanol from sugarcane; mills wheat, corn and rice to make ingredients used by food companies; and sells fertilizer in South America. Founded in 1818, the company is headquartered in White Plains, New York.

The Davis Polk capital markets team included Manuel Garciadiaz (Picture), John Taylor, Elliot M. de Carvalho and Adela Troconis. The Davis Polk tax team included Kathleen L. Ferrell, Dao Fu and Caroline E. Dayton. Marcie A. Goldstein provided FINRA advice.

Involved fees earner: Manuel Garciadiaz – Davis Polk & Wardwell; John Taylor – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Elliot de Carvalho – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Adela Troconis – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Kathleen Ferrell – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Dao Fu – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Caroline Dayton – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Marcie Goldstein – Davis Polk & Wardwell;

Law Firms: Davis Polk & Wardwell;

Clients: BNP Paribas; Citigroup Inc.; Deutsche Bank; HSBC; ING Bank; JP Morgan;