BP Plans First Post-Spill Bond Offering

Law360, New York (September 28, 2010, 7:00 PM EDT) -- BP PLC is moving forward with its first U.S. bond offering since the April 20 Deepwater Horizon explosion sent millions of barrels of oil spewing into the Gulf of Mexico, according to a regulatory filing submitted Tuesday.

The British-based oil and gas giant filed a prospectus with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission that indicated it would be offering five- and 10-year notes to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange, although it did not specify how much the offering would total or when it...
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