Luxembourg, April 19th, 2010 Today in Luxembourg Enel S.p.A. (1) signed a 5-year revolving credit facility for 10 billion euros that replaces a 5 billion euros syndicated loan (currently not utilised) set to expire in November 2010.
The new credit line which may be used by Enel S.p.A. and/or by its Luxembourg subsidiary Enel Finance International SA (secured by the Parent Company), aims at offering the Group Treasury further financial flexibility for its day-to-day cash requirements. This credit facility does not fall under the Groups debt refinancing program.
A large group of lenders, coordinated by Mediobanca, participated in the operation. Requests for participation amounting to over 13 billion euros were made, prompting Enel to increase the amount of the facility to 10 billion euros from the 8 billion euros originally contemplated.
The cost of the new credit line will vary depending upon Enel S.p.A.s pro tempore rating, offering at current rating levels a margin of 85 basis points above Euribor with commitment fees of 40% of the applicable margin.
1 (A-/A-2 rating with stable outlook for S&P's, A2/P-1 with negative outlook for Moody's and A-/F2 with stable outlook for Fitch).
For the dissemination to the public and the storage of regulated information made available to the public, Enel S.p.A. has decided to use respectively the platforms “eMarket SDIR” and “eMarket Storage”, both available at the address www.emarketstorage.com and managed by Spafid Connect S.p.A. with registered office in Milan, at Foro Buonaparte, 10. The aforementioned services are authorized by Consob (resolution No.19878 of February 15th, 2017, related to the mechanism for the dissemination to the public of regulated information “eMarket SDIR” and resolution No. 19879 of February 15th, 2017, related to the mechanism for the central storage of regulated information “eMarket Storage”).
From May 19th 2014 to June 30th 2015, Enel S.p.A. used the authorized mechanism for the storage of regulated information denominated “1Info”, available at the address www.1info.it, managed by Computershare S.p.A. with registered office in Milan and authorized by Consob with resolution No. 18852 of April 9th, 2014.