Freshfields advises Fresenius on €1 billion bond transactions
Global law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (‘Freshfields’) has advised Fresenius SE & Co. KGaA on its recent issuances of bonds under its Euro Medium Term Notes Programme. The two tranches of bonds in the aggregate principal amount of €1 billion are senior and unsecured. The three and a half-year of €500 million tranche bears interest at 4.25% per annum, while the seven-year €500 million bond has a coupon of 5.00% per annum.
The Freshfields team included Partner Christoph Gleske and Associate Maren Gebel (both Capital Markets, Frankfurt).