NOT TO BE PUBLISHED OR DISTRIBUTED IN THE UNITED STATES, AUSTRALIA, CANADA AND JAPAN
Milan, 4 January 2017 – Italgas S.p.A. (rated BBB+ by Fitch, Baa1 by Moody’s) has mandated BANCA IMI, BNP PARIBAS, J.P. MORGAN, MEDIOBANCA, SG CIB and UNICREDIT to arrange a series of investor meetings in the main European financial centers commencing on 9th of January, 2017.
A euro denominated fixed rate senior unsecured benchmark transaction of one or more tranches will follow, subject to market conditions evaluation.
The transaction is part of Italgas EMTN Programme (Euro Medium Term Notes) approved by the Board of Directors on 18th October, 2016.
This announcement (and the information contained therein) does not constitute or form part of any offer to sell nor a solicitation of any offer to buy any securities nor shall there be any offer of securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer or sale would be unlawful. It may be unlawful to distribute this announcement in certain jurisdictions. This announcement does not constitute an offer of securities for sale in the United States, in Australia, Canada and Japan and in any jurisdiction in which such offer or sale would be unlawful and is not for publication or distribution in any such jurisdictions. The securities referred to in this announcement have not been and will not be registered under the US Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from the registration requirements. This announcement is not a public offer of financial products in Italy as per Article 1, para. 1, letter. t) of Legislative Decree no. 58 of February 24, 1998. The documentation relating to the offer has not been/will not be submitted to the approval of CONSOB