Shearman And Sterling

News March 08, 2016

Shearman & Sterling Advises Underwriters on HSBC’s $7 Billion Senior Notes Offering

Shearman & Sterling advised the underwriters (led by HSBC Securities (USA) Inc.) in connection with HSBC Holdings plc’s offering of US$7 billion of its fixed and floating rate senior unsecured notes.

This is believed to be the largest ever "Yankee" senior debt offering by a bank parent holding company, HSBC’s largest ever dollar issuance, and the largest debt offering by a bank in the last two years.

HSBC Holdings plc, the parent company of the HSBC Group, is headquartered in London. HSBC Group operates through long-established businesses and has an international network of over 4,700 branches in 71 countries and territories in Europe, Asia, the Middle East and North Africa, North America and Latin America. 

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