Pubali Bank’s Tk 500 crore perpetual bond gets go-ahead
Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC) today gave go-ahead to the Pubali Bank's perpetual bond worth Tk 500 crore.
The approval came in a commission meeting at the securities commission building.
The bond would be unsecured, contingent-convertible, non cumulative and Basel III complaint.
Of the Tk 500 crore, Tk 450 crore would be issued through private placement and the rest Tk 50 crore through public offer.
Face value of each mutual fund is Tk 5,000. Its coupon rate ranges from 6 per cent to 10 per cent.
It would be issued to financial institutions, mutual funds, insurance company, listed banks, and eligible investors.
With the bond proceeds, the lender will strengthen its capital base of additional tier 1.
The trustee of the bond will be Green Delta Capital, arranger, issue manager and underwriter City Bank Capital Resources and UCB Investments jointly.