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Homburger advised Roche on USD 5 bn in aggregate principal amount senior notes, which were issued by Roche Holdings, Inc. and guaranteed by Roche Holding Ltd

On March 10, 2022, Roche Holdings, Inc. successfully completed its issuance of USD 5 bn in aggregate principal amount of senior notes, consisting of USD 1.25 bn 1.882% Notes due 2024, USD 1 bn 2.132% Notes due 2025, USD 1.25 bn 2.314% Notes due 2027, USD 750 m Floating Rate Notes due 2023, and USD 750 m Floating Rate Notes due 2025. The notes are irrevocably and unconditionally guaranteed by Roche Holding Ltd.

Homburger advised Roche on all Swiss law aspects of the transaction. The Homburger team was led by partner Jürg Frick (Financing and Investment Products / Capital Markets), and included counsel Lee Saladino and associate Sofiya Shavlak (both Capital Markets), as well as partner Dieter Grünblatt (Tax).