Qtel mandates banks for possible bond
Doha, December 6, 2012
Qatar Telecom has mandated six banks for a possible benchmark-sized dollar-denominated bond, lead arrangers said on Thursday.
The operator, which is majority state-owned, picked Barclays , HSBC, Mitsubishi UFJ Securities, Mizuho Securities, Morgan Stanley and QNB Capital as lead arrangers and bookrunners for the Reg S/144a-compliant deal.
Benchmark-sized is typically at least $500 million.
Roadshows kick off on December 9 in the UAE before meetings in London, Hong Kong, New York, Singapore and Boston, concluding on December 11. - Reuters