Homburger advised Roche on the issuance of EUR 1.25 bn Bonds

Roche Finance Europe issued EUR 1.25 bn Bonds guaranteed by Roche Holding on February 27, 2023. The transaction consists of a EUR 750 m tranche due August 2029 and a EUR 500 m tranche due February 2035.

Banco Santander, Barclays Bank and Deutsche Bank acted as joint lead managers. The bonds will be listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange and have been admitted to trading on the Open Market (Freiverkehr) of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.

Homburger acted as counsel to Roche Holding. The team consisted of partner Jürg Frick (financing and investment products, pictured), counsel Eduard De Zordi and associate Daniel Hulmann (both capital markets).