Mondel?z International’s C$600 Million Maple Bond Offering


Simpson Thacher represented the underwriters, led by Merrill Lynch Canada Inc., HSBC Securities (Canada) Inc. and TD Securities Inc., in connection with Mondel?z International, Inc.’s inaugural Canadian dollar-denominated notes offering on a private placement basis in Canada.

Mondelez International, Inc. offered and sold C$600 million aggregate principal amount of 3.25% Notes due 2025.

Mondelez is one of the world’s largest snack companies with global net revenues of $25.9 billion in 2017. The Company’s portfolio includes many iconic snack brands such as Nabisco, Oreo, LU and belVita biscuits; Cadbury, Milka, Cadbury Dairy Milk and Toblerone chocolate; Trident gum; Halls candy; and Tang powdered beverages. The company, led by Dirk Van De Put, Brian T Gladden and Timothy P Cofer, is based in Deerfield.

The Simpson Thacher team for the offering included Roxane Reardon (Picture), Andy Keller and Lowell Battles (Capital Markets); Nancy Mehlman and Nicole Humphrey (Tax); and Kate Stein (IP).

Involved fees earner: Roxane Reardon – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Andrew Keller – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Lowell Battles – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Nancy Mehlman – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Nicole Humphrey – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Kate Stein – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Law Firms: Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Clients: HSBC; TD Securities; Merrill Lynch Canada Inc.;

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Author: Ambrogio Visconti