Sep. 6, 2012 (China Knowledge) - CSR Group, the parent company of China South Locomotive & Rolling Stock Co Ltd<601766
>, has said today that it plans to issue RMB 2 billion worth of unsecured medium-term notes with a maturity of three years on the interbank market on Sep. 13.
The company said in a statement that the notes will be issued at face value and coupon rate determined in the process of book-building.
Both value and payment due date is on Sep. 17 and the to-be-issued notes tradable Sep. 18.
China Chengxin International Credit Rating Co Ltd has rated the issuer and notes AAA and AAA, respectively.
Proceeds from the deal will be used to repay bank loans.
China CITIC Bank Corp<601998
> has been hired as book-runner and lead underwriter for the offering.
This will be the first medium-term notes issued by the company this year.