Shearman & Sterling represented the underwriters in connection with Ford Motor Credit Company’s offering of €1.2 billion in European medium-term notes. This consisted of €600,000,000 of floating rate notes due 2021 and €600,000,000 of floating rate notes due 2024. The offering was conducted using Ford Credit’s SEC-registered European medium-term note program.
Banco Bradesco BBI S.A., BNP Paribas, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft, Deutsche Bank AG, London Branch, Goldman Sachs International, UniCredit Bank AG, BB Securities Limited, BNY Mellon Capital Markets, LLC and U.S. Bancorp Investments, Inc. acted as agents in connection with the offering.
Ford Motor Credit Company is an indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of Ford Motor Company, one of the world’s largest producers of cars and trucks. Ford Credit offers a wide variety of automotive financing products to and through automotive dealers throughout the world.
The Shearman & Sterling team was led by partners Lisa Jacobs and Lona Nallengara and associates Robert Giannattasio and Erika Khalek (all New York–Capital Markets). Other Shearman & Sterling lawyers involved in the transaction included partner Douglas McFayden (New York–Tax) and associate Adam Sternberg (New York–Tax).