Fixed Income Overview

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Prospectus

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Debt Issuance Structure

On December 9, 2015, Visa Inc. (the “Company”) announced an offering of $1,750,000,000 of its 1.200% Senior Notes due 2017 (the “2017 Notes”), $3,000,000,000 of its 2.200% Senior Notes due 2020 (the “2020 Notes”), $2,250,000,000 of its 2.800% Senior Notes due 2022 (the “2022 Notes”), $4,000,000,000 of its 3.150% Senior Notes due 2025 (the “2025 Notes”), $1,500,000,000 of its 4.150% Senior Notes due 2035 (the “2035 Notes”) and $3,500,000,000 of its 4.300% Senior Notes due 2045 (the “2045 Notes” and, together with the 2017 Notes, 2020 Notes, 2022 Notes, 2025 Notes and 2035 Notes, the “Notes”).

The Company received net proceeds of approximately $15.9 billion, after deducting underwriting discounts and estimated offering expenses payable by the Company. The net proceeds will be used to fund a portion of the up-front cash consideration of the purchase price for the planned acquisition of Visa Europe Limited, which is more fully described in the Company’s current report on Form 8-K dated November 2, 2015, and the remainder will be used for general corporate purposes.

The Notes are unsecured obligations of the Company. The Indenture also contains customary event of default provisions. The following table summarizes information about the Notes and the offering thereof.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Title of Securities:

 

1.200% Senior
Notes due 2017

 

2.200% Senior
Notes due 2020

 

2.800% Senior
Notes due 2022

 

3.150% Senior
Notes due 2025

 

4.150% Senior
Notes due 2035

 

4.300% Senior
Notes due 2045

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Aggregate principal amount sold:

 

$1,750,000,000

 

$3,000,000,000

 

$2,250,000,000

 

$4,000,000,000

 

$1,500,000,000

 

$3,500,000,000

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maturity date:

 

December14,
2017

 

December14,
2020

 

December14,
2022

 

December14,
2025

 

December14,
2035

 

December14,
2045

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Public offering price:

 

99.947% of the
principal
amount

 

99.915% of the
principal
amount

 

99.861% of the
principal
amount

 

99.634% of the
principal
amount

 

99.865% of the
principal
amount

 

99.833% of the
principal
amount

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Interest payment dates:

 

Semi-annually
on each
June14 and
December14,
commencing
on June14,
2016

 

Semi-annually
on each
June14 and
December14,
commencing
on June14,
2016

 

Semi-annually
on each
June14 and
December14,
commencing
on June14,
2016

 

Semi-annually
on each
June14 and
December14,
commencing
on June14,
2016

 

Semi-annually
on each
June14 and
December14,
commencing
on June14,
2016

 

Semi-annually
on each
June14 and
December14,
commencing
on June14,
2016

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Interest rate:

 

1.200%

 

2.200%

 

2.800%

 

3.150%

 

4.150%

 

4.300%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Optional redemption:

 

Make-whole
call at treasury
rate plus 5
basis points

 

Prior to
November14,
2020, make-
whole call at
treasury rate
plus 10 basis
points; par call
at any time
thereafter

 

Prior to
October14,
2022, make-
whole call at
treasury rate
plus 12.5 basis
points; par call
at any time
thereafter

 

Prior to
September14,
2025, make-
whole call at
treasury rate
plus 15 basis
points; par call
at any time
thereafter

 

Prior to
June14, 2035,
make-whole
call at treasury
rate plus 20
basis points;
par call at any
time thereafter

 

Prior to
June14, 2045,
make-whole
call at treasury
rate plus 20
basis points;
par call at any
time thereafter

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Special Mandatory Redemption:

 

101%

 

101%

 

101%

 

101%

 

None

 

None

 

Summary of Visa Inc. Credit Ratings1

Moody’s

 

Standard & Poor’s

 

Outlook

Stable

Outlook

Stable

Issuer Rating

A1

LT Foreign Issuer Credit

A+

Long Term Rating

A1

LT Local Issuer Credit

A+

Short Term Rating

P-1

ST Foreign Issuer Credit

A-1

 

 

ST Local Issuer Credit

A-1

As of December 15, 2015 1

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