15 August – LAWFUEL – The Law News Network – International law firm Clifford Chance advised football club 1. FC Köln on a EUR 5,000,000 bond issue.
The bond, which is being issued by 1. FC Köln directly, has a term of six years and will attract interest at a rate of five per cent p.a. The individual debentures, with a nominal value of EUR 100, have been available for subscription since 1 August 2005 as both decorative share certificates and standard global share certificates.