September 26, 2017 $1.32 bn have been transferred to the accounts of the Treasury of Ukraine. The transaction on repurchase of Notes due in 2019 and 2020 for total amount $1.68 bn has also been completed.
Such a transaction has been carried out to reduce pressure on state budget for repayment of debt in 2019-2020.
The proceeds of the new issue which have been transferred to the accounts of the Treasury will be used for general budgetary purposes.
The pricing of the first stand-alone issue of Eurobonds since the 2014 Euro-Maidan Revolution on September 18, 2017.