Shearman & Sterling represented Dun & Bradstreet in connection with an underwritten public offering of $300 million aggregate principal amount of its 4.000% Senior Notes due 2020 (the “Senior Notes”). The Senior Notes were underwritten by joint bookrunning managers J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, Barclays Capital Inc. and HSBC Securities (USA) Inc. and Senior Co-Managers Mitsubishi UFJ Securities (USA), Inc. and RBS Securities Inc.
Dun & Bradstreet, founded in 1841, connects customers with prospects, suppliers, clients and partners. Nearly ninety percent of the Fortune 500, and companies of every size around the world, rely on Dun & Bradstreet’s data, insights and analytics.
The Shearman & Sterling team included partner Robert Treuhold (New York-Capital Markets), counsel Harald Halbhuber (New York-Capital Markets), and associates Bob Xiong (New York-Capital Markets), Athina Diamanti (New York-Capital Markets) and Hillary Bailey (New York-Corporate). Other members of the team included counsel Nathan Tasso (Washington, DC-Tax) and associates Will Forster (New York-Investment Funds) and Mary Jo Lang (Washington, DC-Tax).