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Telefonica preparing to launch industry first 'green bond' - report

Monday 28 January 2019 | 10:58 CET | News
Telefonica is set to become the first company in the telecommunications sector to issue a 'green bond' with the specific aim of funding future environmental and energy-saving projects, reports Spanish business daily Expansion. The operator has hired BBVA, Credit Agricole, Deutsche Bank, Santander and HSBC as intermediaries for the imminent issue, which is expected to take the form of a 5-year offering amounting to between EUR 500 million and EUR 1 billion, said the report.

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