Reuters: Gazprom to place Eurobonds in Swiss francs

MOSCOW, January 20. The company “Gazprom” considers possibility of placing of Eurobonds in Swiss francs, reports Reuters citing two sources in banking circles.

According to one of interlocutors of Agency, the transaction can will take place in March.

At the end of October last year the Chairman of the Board of Directors of a subsidiary of the Italian Bank Intesa Sanpaolo in Russia Antonio Fallico said that Gazprom may place new Eurobonds in late 2015 or early 2016, as the demand for Russian bonds in Europe is very large.