HSBC Holdings plc in $1.65 Billion Senior Debt Offering

November 17, 2011

Cleary Gottlieb represented longtime client HSBC Holdings plc, one of the largest banking and financial services organizations in the world, in its offering of $900 million 4.875% senior unsecured notes due 2022, and $750 million 6.100% senior unsecured notes due 2042. The notes will be listed on the New York Stock Exchange. The transaction closed on November 17.