Sep. 13, 2012 (China Knowledge) - China Power Investment Corp, parent company of Hong Kong-listed
China Power International Development Ltd<2380
>, has announced it will issue RMB 7.8 billion in super short-term bills with a maturity of 270 days in the interbank market on Sep 13.
The company said in a statement that the bills will be issued at face value, and the coupon rate determined in the process of book-building.
Both value and payment due date is set on Sep 17, and the to-be-issued bills tradable Sep 18.
All the proceeds from the issue will be used to repay bank loads, said the issuer.
China Chengxin International Credit Rating Co Ltd has rated the issuer AAA.
China Everbright Bank Co Ltd<601818> has been hired as lead underwriter and book-runner. China Construction Bank Co<601939
> will be joint lead underwriter for the offering.
This will be the issuer's fifth super short-term bills this year.