Islandsbanki hf.: Concludes covered bond offering

Íslandsbanki hf. has today concluded an offering of covered bonds.

Total demand amounted to ISK 2,500m.

The non-indexed issue ISLA CB 23 was sold for an amount of ISK 200m at a yield of 5.49%. Total offers received amounted to ISK 700m ranging from 5.49% - 5.55%.  Following the tap issuance, the total amount issued will be ISK 8,560m.

The CPI-linked issue ISLA CBI 24 was sold for an amount of ISK 1,160m at a yield of 2.72%. Total offers received amounted to ISK 1,160m ranging from 2.68% - 2.72%.  Following the tap issuance, the total amount issued will be ISK 25,160m.

The CPI-linked issue ISLA CBI 30 was sold for an amount of ISK 640m at a yield of 2.70%. Total offers received amounted to ISK 640m ranging from 2.66% - 2.70%.  Following the tap issuance, the total amount issued will be ISK 21,980m.

Trading is expected to commence on 27 June 2018 on Nasdaq Iceland.

The total nominal amount of outstanding covered bonds issued by Íslandsbanki will be to ISK 119,640m after the auction.

For further information:  Investor Relations - Gunnar S. Magnússon, and tel: +354 440 4665.

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A leader in financial services in Iceland, Íslandsbanki is a universal bank with total assets of ISK 1,036bn and a 25% - 50% market share across all domestic business segments. Building on over 140 years of servicing key industries, Íslandsbanki has developed specific expertise in tourism, seafood and energy related industries. Driven by the vision to be #1 for service, Íslandsbanki’s relationship banking business model is propelled by three business divisions that manage and build relationships with the Bank´s customers. Íslandsbanki has developed a wide range of online services such as the Íslandsbanki, Kreditkort and Kass apps, enabling customers to do their banking whenever and wherever. At the same time, the Bank continues to operate the most efficient branch network in Iceland through its strategically located 14 branches. For the fifth consecutive year, Íslandsbanki led the Icelandic Customer Satisfactory Index for banks in 2017 and was also named Bank of the Year in Iceland by the Banker. Íslandsbanki has a BBB+/A-2 rating from S&P Global Ratings and BBB/F3 from Fitch Ratings and is the only bank in Iceland rated by two international rating agencies.   

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