Simpson Thacher advises on €1.1bn Peruvian bond issuance

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett has represented the Republic of Peru on the issuance and sale of €1.1 billion 2.750% Euro-denominated global bonds due 2026.


The SEC-registered offering was underwritten by BBVA, BNP Paribas and JP Morgan Securities. 

This issuance was the first Euro-denominated transaction undertaken by Peru in more than ten years. 

Partner Jaime Mercado led the Simpson Thacher team. A Shearman & Sterling team led by partner Antonia Stolper acted for the underwriters BBVA, BNP Paribas and JP Morgan Securities.

Ben Cook