New Issue-BPCE adds $500 mln in 3-yr snr nts

Oct 21 (BestGrowthStock) – BPCE on Thursday added $500 million of
senior unsecured notes to an existing issue in the 144a private
placement market, said IFR, a Thomson Reuters service.

Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Citigroup and Natixis were
the joint bookrunning managers for the sale.
BORROWER: BPCE
AMT $500 MLN COUPON 2.375 PCT MATURITY 10/4/2013
TYPE SR NTS ISS PRICE 100.704 FIRST PAY 4/4/2011
MOODY’S Aa3 YIELD 2.126 PCT SETTLEMENT 10/28/2010
S&P A-PLUS SPREAD 160 BPS PAY FREQ SEMI-ANNUAL
FITCH A-PLUS MORE THAN TREAS NON-CALLABLE N/A

New Issue-BPCE adds $500 mln in 3-yr snr nts