Davis Polk advised Comcast Corporation in connection with an SEC-registered offering in Taiwan of $800 million aggregate principal amount of 4.250% notes due 2053. The notes are listed on the Taipei Exchange and offered to professional institutional investors in Taiwan.
Comcast is a global media and technology company with two primary businesses, Comcast Cable and NBCUniversal. Comcast Cable is one of the nation’s largest providers of video, high-speed Internet, voice and security and automation services to residential customers under the XFINITY brand, and also provides these and other services to business customers and sells advertising. NBCUniversal operates national and international cable networks that provide a variety of entertainment, news and information and sports content, the NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks, filmed entertainment businesses and theme parks.
The Davis Polk corporate team included partner Bruce K. Dallas, counsel Jason Bassetti and associates Amy Tu, Tiffany Meyer and Benson Richards. Partner Rachel D. Kleinberg and associate Caroline E. Dayton provided tax advice. Members of the Davis Polk team are based in the Northern California and New York offices.