Leasinvest Real Estate SCA ("the Issuer") announces a public bond offering in Belgium with maturity date 9 October 2019, for a minimum amount of 50 million EUR and for a total expected maximum amount of 75 million EUR.
The coupon amounts to 3.75% gross per year.
The bonds will be issued in denominations of 1.000 EUR. The issue price amounts to 101.875% of the nominal amount, namely 1,018.75 EUR per denomination (including the commission for sales and distribution of 1.875% at the expense of the private investor). The subscription period runs from 27 September 2013 (9.00 AM) till 4 October 2013 (12.00h-noon) included, subject to early closing. The issue date is fixed on 9 October 2013. A request has been filed for listing and trading of these bonds on the regulated market of NYSE Euronext Brussels.
Belfius Bank NV/SA, BNP Paribas Fortis NV/SA and ING Bank N.V., Belgian Branch, act as joint lead managers for this issue. ING acts as coordinator.
More information on this public offering can be found in the corresponding prospectus, drawn up in Dutch, and in the French summary of this prospectus, which can be obtained for free as of 25 September 2013 (before opening of the stock exchange) at the registered office of Leasinvest Real Estate SCA (Route de Lennik 451, 1070 Brussels), and which is also available as of 25 September 2013 on the website of Leasinvest Real Estate SCA (www.leasinvest.be) and also on the websites of Belfius Bank NV/SA (www.belfius.be/leasinvestRE), BNP Paribas Fortis NV/SA (www.bnpparibasfortis.be/emissions) and ING Bank N.V., Belgian Branch (www.ing.be - under "Investments - Bonds").
The proceeds of these bonds will be used for concretising the strategy of Leasinvest Real Estate SCA and also to diversify its funding sources.
For more information, contact:
Leasinvest Real Estate
T: +32 3 238 98 77
Leasinvest Real Estate SCA
Real estate investment trust (sicafi/vastgoedbevak) Leasinvest Real Estate SCA mainly invests in high quality and well-located shops, offices and logistics buildings in Belgium and the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. The consolidated real estate portfolio comprises 53 buildings and represents a total surface of 424,858 m².
The sicafi is listed on Euronext Brussels and has a market capitalization of approximately € 341 million euro (value 24/09/2013).
This announcement cannot be considered to be an offer or a solicitation for offering in a jurisdiction where such an offer would be illegal (without respecting the required obligations with regard to registration or without respecting the relevant conditions with regard to exemptions of mandatory registration).
This announcement is not intended for distribution, direct or indirect in the United States of America, Canada, Japan or Switzerland or any other jurisdiction where this distribution would be illegal. The bonds are not offered in the United States.
In the European Economic Area (except for Belgium) this announcement is only intended for qualified investors in the sense of the European Directive 2003/71 (as amended).No notice, nor information, relating to the bond loan may be distributed to the public in other jurisdictions than Belgium, if the legal requirements thereto have not been respected. The Issuer cannot be held liable for non-respecting the legal requirements by other persons.