New York, NY – Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, represented Citigroup, Deutsche Bank, HSBC and Morgan Stanley as underwriters in connection with an SEC registered issuance of debt securities of Grupo Televisa, S.A.B., the largest media company in the Spanish-speaking world and a major participant in the international entertainment business. The several times oversubscribed offering involved the issuance of Ps. 6.5 billion (approximately $540 million) of 7.25% Peso-denominated Senior Notes due 2043, Payable in Mexican Pesos, pursuant to a registration statement filed with the SEC. We understand from the parties to the transaction that this is the lowest coupon ever for a 30-year note in local currency by any corporate issuer in Latin America.
Corporate partner Scott Saks and Latin America practice partner Mike Fitzgerald led the Paul Hastings team, which also included Latin America practice partner Arturo Carrillo, of counsel Steven Sandretto and associates Veronica Rodriguez, Arnaldo Rego Jr. and Bruno Espindola.
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