Whitbread Plans to Raise Funds from Debt Markets

6th June 2010 (Last Updated June 6th, 2010 18:30)

Premier Inn owner Whitbread will not raise money through an equity issue. The hotel operator said it was looking to raise funds through debt markets, according to Reuters. The company will look at diversifying sources and the tenure of its debt during 2010-11 through issuing

Premier Inn owner Whitbread will not raise money through an equity issue.

The hotel operator said it was looking to raise funds through debt markets, according to Reuters.

The company will look at diversifying sources and the tenure of its debt during 2010-11 through issuing debt in the capital markets, including debt private placements.