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Bank of China Limited, Paris Branch -- Moody's assigns A1 rating to senior unsecured notes to be issued by Bank of China, Paris Branch; outlook stable

Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") have assigned an A1 rating to the proposed 3-year EUR-denominated fixed-rate senior unsecured notes to be issued by Bank of China Limited (BOC), Paris Branch. The notes will be issued under BOC's USD40 billion medium-term note (MTN) program. The notes' A1 rating and stable outlook are in line with BOC's long-term deposit rating and outlook, and reflect the structure of the proposed issuance.