Maersk says hired banks for possible bond offering

COPENHAGEN, Nov 12 (Reuters) - Danish shipping and oil group A.P.

Moller-Maersk is considering a new offering of bonds and has engaged banks to advise it on a deal, the group's head of investor relations said on Friday. IR chief Henrik Lund said the group had hired Barclays, BNP Paribas, Danske Bank, HSBC and Royal Bank of Scotland to advise it on a bond sale.

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