Issuance and listing of senior unsecured and subordinated tier 2 notes (series 3 and 4) under its existing medium term note programme

Barclays Bank of Botswana Limited (BBB) has issued the following notes, as part of its existing BWP 2, 000, 000, 000 Domestic Medium Term Note Programme.





Actual amount issued

Issue date

Maturity date


Senior Unsecured


BWP 97,410,000.00




Subordinated Tier II







By issuing further notes under its existing Medium Term Note Programme, Barclays Bank of Botswana continues to optimize the funding mix for balance sheet growth in the short to medium term to realise its strategic growth ambitions. In addition Barclays Bank of Botswana recognises a duty to be active participants in developing the local debt capital markets.

The Botswana Stock Exchange has approved the listing of the Notes effective on 4 December 2018.

Note: this announcement does not constitute, nor form part of, an offer or invitation, or solicitation or inducement of an offer, to subscribe for or purchase any of the notes or other securities of the Issuer, nor is this announcement circulated to invite offers for any securities of the Issuer.

[A copy of the Supplementary Programme Memorandum and Applicable Pricing Supplement is available at the Issuer’s offices stipulated below].


Issuer & Arranger

Barclays Bank of Botswana

Barclays Building 4

Prime Plaza Central Business District Gaborone; Botswana

Telephone: +267 395 1019

Fax:+267 393 4856

Contact: Mr  Leroy Klein




Legal Advisor

Collins Newman & Co

Plot 4863,Dinatla Court

Morupule Drive, Extension 11


Contact: Mr Neill Armstrong

Sponsoring Broker

Motswedi Securities (Proprietary) Limited

Unit 30, Kgale Mews. Plot 113

Gaborone International Finance Park

Gaborone, Botswana

Private Bag 00223

Gaborone, Botswana

Contact: Mr Martin Makgatlhe

Trustee to the Notes

John Yendall Stevens

c/o Stevens, Fricker& Associates

Deloitte House, Plot 64518

Fairgrounds Office Park

P O Box 211008


Gaborone, Botswana

Contact: Mr John Yendall Stevens

Transfer Secretary, Calculation Agent and Paying Agent

Transaction Management Services (Proprietary) Limited

t/a Corpserve Botswana

Unit 206, showground Close

Plot 64516 Fairgrounds

P.O Box 1583 AAD

Gaborone, Botswana

Contact: Mr. Stephen Pezarro