Paris, January 4, 2017 – Valeo announced the placement of 500 million euros’ worth of new bonds with maturity in January 11, 2023.
This bond issue enabled the placement in favorable conditions of 500 million euros’ worth of bonds with 6-year maturity and a coupon of 0.625%. BNP Paribas, CITI, CM-CIC, Natixis and Mizuho were joint leader managers on this transaction.
Valeo is an automotive supplier, partner to all automakers worldwide. As a technology company, Valeo proposes innovative products and systems that contribute to the reduction of CO2 emissions and to the development of intuitive driving. In 2015, the Group generated sales of 14.5 billion euros and invested over 10% of its original equipment sales in research and development.
Valeo has 148 plants, 19 research centers, 35 development centers and 15 distribution platforms, and employs 88,800 people in 32 countries worldwide. Valeo is listed on the Paris stock exchange and is a member of the CAC 40 index.