The Ministry of Economy and Finance announces the placement result of the first tranche of the new 10-year BTP€i - linked to the euro-zone HICP ex-tobacco.
The bond, maturing on the 15th September 2021 with accrual date 15th March 2010, has a real 2.10% annual coupon, paid on a semi-annual basis. The settlement date of the transaction is set on April 28th.
The amount of 3 billion Euro has been issued at a re-offer price of 99.333, equivalent to a 2.178% real gross annual yield.
The bond has been placed through a syndicate, structured with five lead managers, Barclays Bank PLC, Crédit Agricole Corp. Inv. Bank, Monte dei Paschi di Siena Capital Services Banca per le Imprese S.p.A., Société Générale Inv. Banking, UBS Ltd., and with the rest of Specialists in Italian Government bonds participating as co-lead managers.
Details regarding the demand composition will shortly follow in the next press release of the Ministry.
These materials are not an offer of securities for sale in the United States. The BTP have not been and will not be registered under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"), and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration under the Securities Act or an applicable exemption from the registration requirements of the Securities Act.