Montréal, January 28, 2021
Hydro-Québec – issue of debentures due February 15, 2060 on the Canadian market
Hydro-Québec announces that it has negotiated on the Canadian domestic market the issue of CA$500,000,000 of Debentures, Series JR, maturing on February 15, 2060.
The Debentures, with a coupon of 2.10%, payable semi-annually, will be offered on the market at a price of 95.014 plus interest deemed to have accrued from August 15, 2020. The yield is 2.294%.
The lead manager for this issue is National Bank Financial Inc. with Desjardins Securities Inc. and The Toronto-Dominion Bank acting as co-lead managers, BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc., Casgrain & Company Limited, CIBC World Markets Inc., Laurentian Bank Securities Inc., RBC Dominion Securities Inc. and Scotia Capital Inc. acting as other managers.
This is the third additional tranche of Debentures, Series JR, issued initially on November 9, 2020 and the total aggregate principal amount of Debentures outstanding under this Series now amounts to CA$2,000,000,000.
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer