Vodafone in Debt Offerings Totaling $2.5 Billion

June 10, 2009

Cleary Gottlieb represented Barclays, Goldman Sachs and HSBC as underwriters in the simultaneous offering by Vodafone Group of $1.25 billion 4.15% Notes due June 2014 and $1.25 billion 5.450% Notes due June 2019. The transaction, which closed on June 10, was a takedown from Vodafone’s shelf registration statement.

Vodafone is a world leader in providing voice and data communications services for both consumers and enterprise customers, with a significant presence in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia Pacific region and the United States.