Mastercard Incorporated $1 Billion Senior Notes Offering

Davis Polk advised the representatives of the underwriters in connection with a $1 billion SEC-registered debt offering by Mastercard Incorporated, consisting of $500 million of its 3.500% notes due 2028 and $500 million of its 3.950% notes due 2048.

Mastercard is a technology company in the global payments industry that connects consumers, financial institutions, merchants, governments and businesses worldwide, enabling them to use electronic forms of payment instead of cash and checks.

The Davis Polk corporate team included partners Michael Kaplan and Shane Tintle and associate Cameron C. Lewis. The tax team included partner Kathleen L. Ferrell and associate Liang Zhang. Counsel David R. Bauer and associate Christopher C. Woller provided intellectual property and technology advice. All members of the Davis Polk team are based in the New York office.