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Tuesday, 9 January 2018

Orange issues a 12-year 1.375% EUR 1 billion bond


Published: 17:41 CET 09-01-2018 /GlobeNewswire /Source: Orange / : ORA /ISIN: FR0000133308

Press release

Paris, January 9, 2018


Not for distribution in the United States of America


Orange issues a 12-year 1.375% EUR 1 billion bond


Orange has agreed to sell EUR 1 billion of notes due January 2030 with a coupon of 1.375%.







Re-offer spread


Fixed rate


1 billion


m/s + 37 bps


BNP Paribas, Crédit Agricole CIB, HSBC and Santander are acting as bookrunners.  


With these offerings, Orange pursues its prudent and active balance sheet management.


About Orange

Orange is one of the world's leading telecommunications operators with sales of 40,9 billion euros in 2016 and 152,000 employees worldwide at 30 September 2017, including 93,000 employees in France. Present in 29 countries, the Group has a total customer base of 269 million customers worldwide at 30 September 2017, including 208 million mobile customers and 19 million fixed broadband customers. Orange is also a leading provider of global IT and telecommunication services to multinational companies, under the brand Orange Business Services. In March 2015, the Group presented its new strategic plan "Essentials2020" which places customer experience at the heart of its strategy with the aim of allowing them to benefit fully from the digital universe and the power of its new generation networks.


Orange is listed on Euronext Paris (symbol ORA) and on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol ORAN).

For more information on the internet and on your mobile: www.orange.com, www.orange-business.com or to follow us on Twitter: @orangegrouppr.

Orange and any other Orange product or service names included in this material are trademarks of Orange or Orange Brand Services Limited.


Press contacts: +33 1 44 44 93 93

Olivier Emberger; olivier.emberger@orange.com

Tom Wright; tom.wright@orange.com  



This press release, of a purely informative nature, is not and cannot in any way be construed as an offering to sell any securities, or as a solicitation of any offer to buy securities, in any jurisdiction, including the United States, Japan, Australia, Canada and the United Kingdom. The securities mentioned in this press release have not been and will not be registered pursuant to the US Securities Act of 1933, as modified. They cannot be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an exemption from registration. No public offer of these securities has been or will be made in the United States or elsewhere.

issues a 12-year 1.375% EUR 1 billion bond

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