Ryanair today (18 May) announced that it has issued a 5 year, €1.2bn, Eurobond at a fixed coupon of 0.875%. Ryanair is rated BBB by both S&P and Fitch Ratings. The bond will be listed on the Irish Stock Exchange (Euronext) which offers access to both Europe and the rest of the world. The joint bookrunners were BNP Paribas, Citigroup and Commerzbank.
Ryanair's Group CFO, Neil Sorahan said:"We are pleased with the success of our latest, low-cost, unsecured bond issue. This €1.2bn transaction, which was multiple times oversubscribed, was keenly priced at a coupon of 0.875%."