Swiss Life – EUR 600 mio. Senior Green Bond
16 September 2021 – Swiss Life successfully placed a EUR 600 million senior green bond on 8 September 2021, with maturity in 2031 and a 0.5% coupon. The bond was placed with investors in the European market. The proceeds will be used in line with Swiss Life’s Green Bond Framework 2021, which is focused on real estate, including future refinancings of outstanding senior green bonds. The bond is guaranteed by Swiss Life Holding Ltd.
Walder Wyss acted as legal counsel to Swiss Life on this transaction. The team was led by Markus Pfenninger (Partner, Transactions) and Ramona Wyss (Partner, Transactions) and included Maurus Winzap (Partner, Tax), Fabienne Limacher (Partner, Tax) and Christian A. Schmid (Associate, Transactions).