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Unilever prices $1.25 billion bond on U.S. market

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Unilever announced that it had priced a dual-tranche $1.25bn bond on the U.S. market on Monday.

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The consumer products company said $550m 1.375% fixed rate notes are due July 28, 2021, with a further $700m 2% fixed rate notes due July 28, 2026. It said the bond offering is scheduled to close on July 28, 2016.

"This offering is being made only by means of a prospectus and related prospectus supplement," the company's board confirmed in a statement.

Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan and Mizuho Securities USA were named as working with Unilever on the offer.

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