PRESS RELEASE 13 March 2013
Fortum Corporation has today issued two five-year bonds with a total nominal
value of SEK 3,150 million under its EMTN (Euro Medium Term Note) programme.
Both bonds are due on 20 March 2018 with the following terms: SEK 2,000 million
5-year floating rate note and SEK 1,150 million 5-year fixed 2.75% note.
The bonds were allocated to over 40 investors and will be listed in Luxembourg.
The proceeds will be used for general corporate purposes.
Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken, Svenska Handelsbanken and Swedbank acted as book
runners of the transaction.
Jan Seveborg, Group Treasurer, Fortum Corporation, tel. +358 1045 29164
Fortum's purpose is to create energy that improves life for present and future
generations. We provide sustainable solutions that fulfil the needs for low
emissions, resource efficiency and energy security, and deliver excellent value
to our shareholders. Our activities cover the generation, distribution and
sales of electricity and heat as well as related expert services.
Fortum's operations focus on the Nordic countries, Russia, Poland and the
Baltics. In the future, the integrating European and fast-growing Asian energy
markets provide additional growth opportunities. In 2012, Fortum’s sales
totalled EUR 6.2 billion and comparable operating profit was EUR 1.7 billion.
We employ approximately 10,400 people. Fortum’s shares are quoted on NASDAQ OMX
Further information: www.fortum.com