Banco Bradesco’s $500 Million Offering
January 18, 2022
Cleary Gottlieb represented Bradesco BBI, BTG Pactual, BNP Paribas, Citigroup, J.P. Morgan, and UBS, as initial purchasers, in the offering of $500 million 4.375% sustainable notes due 2027, issued by Banco Bradesco S.A. (Banco Bradesco), through its Grand Cayman branch, under a medium-term note program.
The transaction priced on January 10, 2022, and closed on January 18, 2022. Banco Bradesco intends to allocate an amount equal to the net proceeds of the offering for the financing or refinancing of “green” and “social” projects meeting the relevant eligibility criteria under its sustainable finance framework dated January 7, 2022.
Banco Bradesco is one of the largest private sector commercial banks operating in Brazil. It offers a wide range of banking and financial products and services to individuals, small- to mid-sized companies in Brazil and abroad, and large local and international corporations and institutions.