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New Securities Issues

(From THE WALL STREET JOURNAL) The following were among recent offerings and pricings in U.S. and non-U.S. capital markets, with terms and syndicate manager, based on information provided by Dow Jones Newswires and Factiva. (A basis point is one-hundredth of a percentage point; 100 basis points equal a percentage point.)

EQUITY

Acorda Therapeutics Inc. -- Initial public offering of 5.5 million shares was priced at $6 a share.

Amcomp Inc. -- Initial public offering of 10.5 million shares was priced priced at $9 a share.

Magellan Midstream Holdings LP -- Initial public offering of 22 million shares was priced at $24.50 a share.

GLOBAL

ABN Amro -- GBP 750 million of bonds was priced with the following terms, lead manager ABN Amro said: maturity: perpetual; coupon: 5%; reoffer price: 99.661; payment: Feb. 17, 2006; call: Feb. 17, 2016; ratings: A1 (Moody's Investors Service Inc.), single-A (Standard & Poor's Ratings Group); listing: Euronext Amsterdam.

African Development Bank -- A$300 million of five-year bonds was priced through lead manager TD Securities. Terms: maturity: Feb. 21, 2011; ratings: Aaa (Moody's), triple-A (S&P); yield: 5.475%; coupon: 5.50% semi-annually; spread: 29 basis points above government bond; settlement: Feb. 21, 2006.

Caisse d'Amortissement de la Dette Sociale -- GBP 100 million of bonds was priced with the following terms, lead manager Royal Bank of Scotland said: new total: GBP 300 million; maturity: Dec. 7, 2008; coupon: 4.5%; reoffer price: 100.042; payment: Feb. 17, 2006; spread: 18 basis points above gilts; ratings: Aaa (Moody's), triple-A (S&P), AAA (Fitch Inc.).

Instituto de Credito Oficial -- 500 million euros of bonds was priced with the following terms, lead manager Goldman Sachs said: maturity: June 16, 2008; coupon: 3%; issue price: 99.941; payment: Feb. 17, 2006; ratings: Aaa (Moody's), triple-A (S&P), AAA (Fitch).

Land NRW -- 250 million euros of bonds was priced with the following terms, lead managers Commerzbank, Deutsche Bank, Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein, J.P. Morgan, HypovereinsBank and WestLB said: new total: 1.5 billion euros; maturity: Feb. 17, 2009; coupon: 2.875%; spread: 9.1 basis points above the 3.75% January 2009 bundesobligation; fees: 0.05%; payment: Feb, 17 2006; ratings: Aa2 (Moody's), double-A-minus (S&P), AAA (Fitch).

Landsbanki Islands HF -- 375 million euros of perpetual tier 1 bonds was priced with the following terms, lead managers Deutsche Bank and HSBC said: maturity: perpetual; coupon: 6.25%; price: par; payment: Feb. 24, 2006; call: Feb. 24, 2011; ratings: Baa1 (Moody's), A- (Fitch); denomination: 1,000 euros; listing: London and Amsterdam.

Russian Agricultural Bank -- $100 million of bonds was priced with the following terms, lead managers Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein and ABN Amro said: new total: $350 million; maturity: Nov. 29, 2010; coupon: 6.875%; price: 101.10; payment: Feb. 17, 2006; fees: 0.5% (total); rating: Baa1 (Moody's); listing: Dublin; interest: semiannual.

(END) Dow Jones Newswires

February 10, 2006 23:38 ET (04:38 GMT)

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