VOL. XLIII

No. 48

27-November-2000

LEBANON

Lebanon Mandates JP Morgan And Credit Suisse First Boston For Planned $300Mn Eurobond

The Lebanese Government on 16 November announced that it has mandated JP Morgan and Credit Suisse First Boston to market its planned $300mn eurobond issue. The bond is expected to have a tenor of either 3.5 years or 5.5 years and a spread slightly higher than Lebanons current 2003 and 2005 bonds, which are priced at 358 and 400 basis points over the equivalent in US...