Raiffeisenbank Bulgaria – structuring, private placement, and co-management of a bond issue (2003)

Raiffeisenbank Bulgaria is fully consolidated subsidiary of Raiffeisen Bank International AG (RBI). RBI is one of the foremost providers of corporate and investment banking services in Austria and a leading universal bank in Central and Eastern Europe.

The Financial Supervision Commission approved the prospectus of Raiffeisenbank Bulgaria for admission to trading on a regulated market of corporate bonds. The issue was in the amount of USD 32.1mn.

Bulbrokers Consulting advised Raiffeisenbank Bulgaria on the implementation of the procedure for release of the bond issue to trading on the stock exchange. Bulbrokers Consulting also acted as a co-manager of the bond issue.

The bond issue was the first denominated in USD in Bulgaria.