Brasil Food Issues Overseas Bonds22 May 2013
BRAZIL - Brasil Foods is issuing two offers for overseas bonds to lengthen the maturity profile of its debt through the refinancing of short and medium term and for general corporate purposes.
One set of bonds is for 10 years and totals $500 million (US) . The other set is for five years amounting to R$500.
The Bonds will be senior unsecured obligations of BRF.
The Bonds were offered only to qualified institutional buyers as defined in Rule 144A under the Securities Act and non-US persons outside the United States.
This announcement does not constitute an offer to sell the Bonds, nor a solicitation of an offer to purchase the Bonds, and shall not be any sale of the Bonds in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer is prohibited, in accordance with the securities laws of that state or jurisdiction.
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