LIMOGES, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News:
Legrand (Paris:LR) today completed a fixed-rate bond issue for an amount of €600 million with a 10-year maturity and an annual coupon of 0.75%.
This operation raises the average maturity of bond debt to 6.7 years, with the next repayment date set for April 19, 2022, for an amount of €400 million.
The success of this issue, subscribed 3.2 times over, demonstrates once again investor confidence in the soundness of Legrand’s development model.
Key financial dates:
- General Meeting of Shareholders (behind closed doors): May 27, 2020
- Ex-dividend date: June 1, 2020
- Dividend payment: June 3, 2020
2020 first-half results: July 31, 2020
“Quiet period1” starts July 1, 2020
2020 nine-month results: November 5, 2020
“Quiet period1” starts October 6, 2020
Legrand is the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures. Its comprehensive offering of solutions for commercial, industrial and residential markets makes it a benchmark for customers worldwide. Drawing on an approach that involves all teams and stakeholders, Legrand is pursuing its strategy of profitable and sustainable growth driven by acquisitions and innovation, with a steady flow of new offerings—including Eliot* connected products with enhanced value in use. Legrand reported sales of over €6.6 billion in 2019. The company is listed on Euronext Paris and is notably a component stock of the CAC 40 index.
(code ISIN FR0010307819)
*Eliot is a program launched in 2015 by Legrand to speed up deployment of the Internet of Things in its offering. A result of the group’s innovation strategy, Eliot aims to develop connected and interoperable solutions that deliver lasting benefits to private individual users and professionals.
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1 Period of time when all communication is suspended in the run-up to publication of results.
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