This excerpt taken from the CCH 6-K filed Nov 12, 2009.
Athens, Greece 10 November 2009 - Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company S.A. (Coca-Cola Hellenic) announced today the successful launch of a Euro bond issue of 300 million.
The proceeds of this transaction will be partly used to fund the previously announced Capital Return payment and will allow Coca-Cola Hellenic to extend its maturity profile. The 7-year 300 million bond offering, which offers a 4.25% coupon, attracted almost 3 billion in orders and has been placed with a diversified investor base.
The bond is issued by Coca-Cola HBC Finance B.V. and guaranteed by Coca-Cola Hellenic and will be listed on the London Stock Exchange.
The transaction will settle on 16 November 2009 and the bonds will mature on 16 November 2016.
Coca-Cola Hellenic is rated A (stable) by Standard & Poors and A3 (stable) by Moodys Investor Services. Credit Suisse, Citi and Bank of America Merrill Lynch acted as joint lead managers while Alpha Bank and the National Bank of Greece acted as co-lead managers of the issue.
This excerpt taken from the CCH 6-K filed Jul 1, 2009.
Athens, Greece 1 July 2009 - Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company S.A. (Coca-Cola Hellenic, the Company) announced today the filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2008 (the 20-F).
A copy of the report is available on the SECs website at www.sec.gov as well as on the Companys website at www.coca-colahellenic.com. The Company will make available to any interested shareholder, upon request, a hard copy of the complete audited financial statements of the Company entirely free of charge.
About Coca-Cola Hellenic
Coca-Cola Hellenic is one of the worlds largest bottlers of products of The Coca-Cola Company with sales of more than 2 billion unit cases. It has broad geographic reach with operations in 28 countries serving a population of approximately 560 million people. Coca-Cola Hellenic offers a diverse range of ready-to-drink non-alcoholic beverages in the sparkling, juice, water, sport, energy, tea and coffee categories. Coca-Cola Hellenic is committed to promoting sustainable development in order to create value for its business and for society. This includes providing products that meet the beverage needs of consumers, fostering an open and inclusive work environment, conducting our business in ways that protect and preserve the environment and contribute to the socio-economic development of our local communities.
Coca-Cola Hellenics shares are listed on the Athens Exchange (ATHEX: EEEK), with a secondary listing on the London Stock Exchange (LSE: CCB). Coca-Cola Hellenics American Depositary Receipts (ADRs) are listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CCH) and Chess Depositary Instruments (CDIs) are listed on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX: CHB). Coca-Cola Hellenic is included in the Dow Jones Sustainability and FTSE4Good Indexes. For more information, please visit www.coca-colahellenic.com.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
Date: July 1, 2009