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UK MiFIR retail investors, professional investors and ECPs target market – Manufacturer target market (UK MiFIR product governance) is eligible counterparties and professional clients (all distribution channels) and also retail clients (all distribution channels).
CHARITIES AID FOUNDATION ROADSHOW
RCB Bonds PLC (the “Issuer”) today announces a roadshow together with Charities Aid Foundation (the “Charity”) to meet with professional fixed income investors.
A sterling bond will follow, subject to market conditions.
The Issuer also today announces that the Charity is considering, subject (amongst other things) to market conditions, making an invitation to the holders of the Issuer’s outstanding 5 per cent. Bonds due 12 April 2026, secured on a loan to the Charity, to tender any and all such Bonds for purchase by the Charity.
For further information, please contact:
|RCB Bonds PLC|
|Briony Maritz||+44 (0)1223 781312|
|Mark Glowrey||+44 (0)20 3039 3465|
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