Telus Completes Debt Offering

TELUS Corporation completed a public offering of $800 million in aggregate principal amount of new senior unsecured notes, comprising $400-million aggregate principal amount of 3.60 per cent Series CM notes due on January 26, 2021, and $400-million aggregate principal amount of 5.15 per cent Series CN notes due on November 26, 2043.

The syndicate for the offering of the notes was co-led by CIBC World Markets Inc., TD Securities Inc., and Scotia Capital Inc.

TELUS was represented in-house by Monique Mercier, Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary; Maria Preovolos, Associate General Counsel and Assistant Corporate Secretary; and Dennis Wong, Associate General Counsel; and by Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP with a team of Francis Legault, Pierre Dagenais, Denno Chen and Hoori Chitilian (securities, corporate/M&A) and Adrienne Oliver (tax). Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP represented TELUS in the US with a team of Andrew Foley, Ian Hazlett and Emelia Baack (corporate/securities); David Mayo and Jenna Harris (tax). 

The syndicate for the offering of the notes was represented in Canada and in the US by Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP with a team of Michael Innes, Rosalind Hunter and Courtney Ashton (securities/corporate); Jason Comerford and Matthew Sadofsky (US securities); Lara Friedlander (tax) and Kevin Colan (US tax).