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DGAP-News: SolarWorld AG placed 400 million Eurobond


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Financial flexibility for growth with a focus Germany
SolarWorld AG has successfully completed a bond with a volume of Issued 400 million euros. That will further strengthen the Group’s financial flexibility for further international growth. The focus is on expanding the production capacity On the German site in Freiberg in Saxony. There are 500 new Jobs are being created. Already, the group employs in Freiberg 1,500 people.
The bond has a maturity of seven years at an interest rate of 6.15 percent per annum. The denomination is 1,000 Euro. The listing of the notes on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange is provided: WKN: A1CR73, ISIN: XS0478864225, Common Code: 047,886,422th
The bond was for the most part with financial institutions and intermediaries in Privatanlegersektor in Germany and the European countries placed. The German Bank AG and J.P. Morgan Securities Ltd.. are joint lead managers of the transaction. In addition, acts The Hauck & Aufhauser Private KGaA as Co-Lead Manager.
Philip Koecke, Chief Financial Officer of SolarWorld AG: ‘With the issuance the bond we forge with our successful ten-year Stock History at and appreciate the confidence of the capital market. This confirmed the fact that the loan within a short time more was twice oversubscribed. The bond is another Component of our solid financial fundamentals. "
About SolarWorld AG: The SolarWorld AG Group (ISIN: DE0005108401) is a leading global provider of high quality brand crystalline solar technology. Its strength lies in the Production Process in solar production. From the raw material of silicon wafers, Cell and module together to turn-key solar power system Recycling, the Group combines all the value chain. Central Business is the distribution of high quality modules to the stores and crystalline wafers to the international solar cell industry. The Headquarters is in Bonn. Production locations are in Germany, the United States and South Korea. The largest production facilities maintained by the Group in Freiberg, Germany, and Hillsboro, USA. Sustainability is based on the Group strategy. Under the name Solar2World the group supports aid projects in Emerging and developing countries with off-grid Solar power solutions that set an example for sustainable economic Development. Worldwide Solar World employs more than 2,700 People. SolarWorld AG has been publicly traded since 1999 and among other the technology index TecDAX, Öko-DAX, Dow Jones STOXX 600, international MSCI index as well as in the sustainability indices DAXglobal Alternative Energy and NAI listed.
SolarWorld AG Press Contact: Phone: 0228/55920-400, E-mail: press@solarworld.de Investor Relations: Phone: 0228/55920-470, fax no.: 0228/55920-9470, E-mail: placement@solarworld.de; Internet: www.solarworld.de
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Language: German Company: SolarWorld AG
Martin-Luther-King-Strasse 24
53175 Bonn
Germany Phone: +49 (0) 228 – 559 20 470 Fax: +49 (0) 228 – 559 20 99 E-mail: placement@solarworld.de Internet: www.solarworld.de ISIN: DE0005108401 WKN: 510,840 Indices: TecDAX Listed: Regulated Market in Frankfurt (Prime Standard), Dusseldorf;
Unofficial Market in Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, Stuttgart,
Derivatives exchange EUREX
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