Apr. 2, 2012 (China Knowledge) - Midea Group, the parent company of GD Midea Holding Co Ltd<000527
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Coupon rate will be determined in the process of book-building and the bills will be issued at face value. Both value date and payment due date is on Apr. 11, and the to-be-issued bills tradable on Apr. 12.
Dagong Global Credit Rating Co Ltd has rated the issuer and bills AA+ and A-1, respectively.
Agricultural Bank of China Ltd or ABC<601288
> has been hired as book-runner and lead underwriter for the offering.
Proceeds from the offering will be used to replenish the group's working capital and repay bank loans.