Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group’s $6.5 Billion Senior Notes Offering

Simpson Thacher represented the underwriters, for which Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC and MUFG Securities Americas Inc. acted as representatives, in connection with the offering by Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc.

The offering by Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. is $2.25 billion of 2.623% Senior Notes due 2022, $1 billion of 2.801% Senior Notes due 2024, $1.75 billion of 3.195% Senior Notes due 2029 and $1.5 billion of 3.751% Senior Notes due 2039. The offering was made pursuant to MUFG’s shelf registration statement on Form F-3 under the Securities Act.

MUFG is the holding company for one of the world’s largest and most diversified financial groups, providing a broad range of financial services in Japan and around the world.

The Simpson Thacher team included Alan Cannon (Picture), David Snowden and Lowell Battles (Capital Markets) in Tokyo; Jonathan Cantor and Abigail Hopper (Tax); and Jennie Getsin (FINRA and Blue Sky) in New York.

Involved fees earner: Lowell Battles – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Alan Cannon – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Jonathan Cantor – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Jennie Getsin – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Abigail Hopper – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; David Snowden – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Law Firms: Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Clients: Morgan Stanley; MUFG Securities Americas Inc. ;

Author: Michael Patrini