Smiths establishes Euro Medium Term Note Programme

Smiths Group has established a €2.5bn Euro Medium Term Note Programme (EMTN programme) with its ten relationship banks as dealers.

The EMTN programme will facilitate the issuance by the Company of senior notes over time in various currencies and maturities as a continuing element of its financing strategy.

Notes issued under the EMTN programme will be guaranteed by Smiths Group International Holdings Limited and will rank pari passu with all of the Company's outstanding senior notes and other debt obligations.