Russia’s Gazprom says plans perpetual bond issue this year – Reuters

Gazprom logos are on display at Bovanenkovo gas field on the Arctic Yamal peninsula, Russia May 21, 2019. Picture taken May 21, 2019. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov/Files

MOSCOW, June 16 (Reuters) – Russian gas giant Gazprom (GAZP.MM) on Wednesday said it was planning a perpetual bond placement of 150 billion roubles ($2.08 billion) before the end of this year.

Gazprom said it is also planning a Eurobond issue in various currencies, looking at the euro, U.S. dollar and Swiss franc.

($1 = 71.9875 roubles)

Reporting by Oksana Kobzeva; Writing by Alexander Marrow; Editing by Maria Kiselyova

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