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HKSAR Government issues multi-currency green bonds under its Global Medium Term Note Programme

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News: 25 October 2023

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Allen & Overy has advised the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China (HKSAR) on the multi-tranche Reg S issuance of green bonds under its HKD100 billion Global Medium Term Note Programme.

The issuance comprises five tranches including USD1 billion 1.75% 10-year bonds, EUR1.25 billion zero coupon five-year bonds, EUR500 million 1.00% 20-year bonds, RMB2.5 billion 2.80% three-year bonds and RMB2.5 billion 3.00% five-year bonds. 

Allen & Overy advised the HKSAR Government on the establishment of the Global Medium Term Note Programme dedicated to green bond issuances as well as its multi-tranche issuance of USD2.5 billion green bonds under the programme in February 2021.

The Allen & Overy team was led by partners Agnes Tsang and Jaclyn Yeap, with support from Erica Lo, Gordon Ng and Charles Chiu.


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