ING Group announced today it will redeem USD 800 million 7.05% ING Perpetual Debt Securities on the call date of 15 September 2016, in line with ING’s goal to continuously optimize its capital structure. The securities (CUSIP: 456837202) will be redeemed in full on the redemption date which is 15 September 2016. The redemption price payable for the securities on the redemption date will equal 100% of the aggregate principal amount of the securities, plus accrued and unpaid interest to and including the redemption date. The name and address of the paying agent for the securities is The Bank of New York Mellon, 101 Barclay Street, Floor 7E, New York, New York 10286.
Any future decisions by ING as to whether it will exercise (or cause to be exercised) calls in respect of debt securities will be made on an economic basis, taking into account the interests of all stakeholders. Other factors that ING will consider include prevailing market conditions, regulatory approval and capital requirements.