Slaughter and May advised Givaudan on its issuance of €1,000,000,000 bonds

Slaughter and May advised Givaudan on its issuance of €1,000,000,000 bonds comprising €500,000,000 1.000 per cent. Guaranteed Bonds due 2027 and €500,000,000 1.625 per cent. Guaranteed Bonds due 2032. Both sets of Bonds were issued by Givaudan Finance Europe B.V. and guaranteed by Givaudan SA and represent Givaudan's second Eurobond issuance following Givaudan SA’s placement of €500,000,000 and €800,000,000 Senior Unsecured Loan Notes in 2018 which Slaughter and May also advised on. The Bonds were successfully placed following an entirely virtual investor roadshow.

The Bonds were admitted to trading on Euronext Dublin’s regulated market and listed on the official list of the Irish Stock Exchange on 22 April 2020.

Financing
Robert Byk Partner
Emily Bradley Associate
Emma Girot Associate
Louise Sharkey Associate