On 21 September, Port of Tauranga (A- by S&P) launched a NZ$100 million (US$67.6 million) five-year transaction. The forthcoming deal is being marketed at 90-100 basis points area over mid-swap and is expected to price on 23 September. BNZ is leading.
The KangaNews Women in Capital Markets Survey (WICM Survey) is a centrepiece of the WICM Yearbook. Conducted in August, more than 150 women from across the Australian capital-markets landscape shared their views in response to a range of questions that highlight workplace gender diversity and the steps the industry can take to improve further.
On 18 September, Athene Global Funding mandated BofA Securities, Deutsche Bank and RBC Capital Markets for a potential five-year, Australian dollar denominated, FA-backed, benchmark deal. A group investor call is scheduled for 21 September. The deal is expected to be rated A by S&P Global Ratings and A by Fitch Ratings.
On 18 September, Australian Gas Infrastructure Group (AGIG), on behalf of DBNGP Finance (DBNGP) (BBB/Baa2) and Energy Partnership Gas (EPG) (BBB+ by S&P), announced a consent solicitation process on its outstanding Australian dollar denominated notes.