Shearman And Sterling

News February 12, 2015

Shearman & Sterling Advises Initial Purchasers in Connection with Cencosud’s Notes Offering

Shearman & Sterling represented HSBC Securities (USA) Inc. and Scotia Capital (USA) Inc., as initial purchasers, in connection with Cencosud’s offering of $650,000,000 5.150% Senior Notes due 2025 and $350,000,000 6.625% Senior Notes due 2045.

Cencosud is a leading multi-brand retailer in South America, operating through a number of formats, including supermarkets, home improvement stores, shopping centers and department stores. Cencosud is headquartered in Chile and has operations in Chile, Argentina, Brazil, Colombia and Peru. The proceeds of the offering will be used to repay in full an outstanding bridge loan and for general corporate purposes.

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