Cases & Deals

Millicom's subsidiary Telefónica Celular del Paraguay S.A.E. completes $250 million International re-tap offering of Senior Notes

Client(s) Millicom International Cellular S.A.

Jones Day represented Telefónica Celular del Paraguay S.A.E. (“Telecel”) in connection with a $250 million Rule 144A and Regulation S re-tap offering to Telecel’s $300 million 5.875% Senior Notes due 2027 issued in April 2019. BNP Paribas acted as global coordinator for the offering and BBVA, Citigroup, and Itaú BBA acted as joint bookrunners.

Telecel, a subsidiary of Millicom International Cellular S.A., is a leading telecommunications company in Paraguay operating under the “Tigo” brand. Telecel provides a wide range of mobile and fixed communications services, including voice, text messaging, high-speed data, cable television, fixed internet and business solutions in addition to value added services such as the Tigo Sports channel, which transmits and produces content primarily related to the Paraguayan soccer league.