Leading global law firm Mayer Brown advised a syndicate of banks on the underwriting and placement of EUR 750 million Notes issued by Volkswagen Bank GmbH due February 2019 (issue date: 13 February 2014). The Notes have a fixed interest rate of 1.5 %. The syndicate of banks was composed of Deutsche Bank AG, BNP Paribas as well as Mizuho International plc.

The Mayer Brown team was led by Dr. Jochen Seitz and included partner Peter Maier as well as associate Adrian Juhnke (all Banking & Finance, Frankfurt).

Dr. Jochen Seitz and his team already advised other syndicates of banks on further issues and underwritings. Among others on the update of two debt issuance programs of Volkswagen Financial Services Group (see news release).