News, details on corporate bond issues in the European markets on Wednesday:
NOMURA EUROPE FINANCE (9716.T)
Issue: Order book now closed for planned 5-year senior euro benchmark bond, a banker close to the transaction said. Bond will be 1 billion euros in size, after receiving over 3 billion euros of orders.
Guidance: mid-swaps plus 250 basis points area.
Managing banks: Nomura, Credit Suisse, HSBC
CREDIT SUISSE (CSGN.VX)
Issue: Plans a self-led 3-year (Jan 2013) floating rate note, said IFR, a Thomson Reuters online news and market analysis service.
Guidance: 3-month Euribor plus 65 basis points area.
Ratings: S&P A+, Moody's Aa1, Fitch AA-
YORKSHIRE BUILDING SOCIETY [YBS.UL]
Issue: Plans a UK government-guaranteed March 2012 senior sterling benchmark bond, said IFR.
Managing banks: HSBC, JP Morgan, RBS, UBS
Ratings: Expected to be Triple A.
NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK (NAB.AX)
Issue: NAB plans a 600 million pound 12-year senior benchmark bond, said IFR.
Guidance: Gilts plus 143 basis points area, tightening from gilts plus 145 basis points area.
Managing banks: NAB Wholesale Banking, RBC, UBS
Ratings: S&P AA, Moody's Aa1, Fitch AA
BUZZI UNICEM (BZU.MI) - PRICED
Issue: Italian cement company plans 7-year 350 million euro ($527.5 million) bond, said sources close to the deal.
Guidance: Indicated at mid-swaps plus 220-240 basis points.
Managing banks: Banca IMI, Deutsche Bank
Rating: S&P BBB
DELTA LLOYD (DLL.AS)
Issue: Books have closed on a 904.5 million euro prime RMBS, said a source at one of the banks managing the deal.
The A1 tranche of 189 million euros was 5.7 times over-subscribed. The A2 tranche of 643.5 million euros was 2.6 times over-subscribed.
Underwriters: Natixis, Rabobank, RBS
Ratings: Both tranches rated Triple A by Moody's and S&P.