WARSAW, Jan 18 (Reuters) - Managers of the European Investment Bank's (EIB) bond issue have opened books on Wednesday for a tap of the 1.75 billion zloty ($428.77 million) bond maturing on May 25, 2021, a source said.
A person familiar with the matter also said that the price guidance was set at plus 52.1 basis points over mid-swap area, equivalent to Polish April 2021 treasury bond plus 4 basis points.
Pricing of the tap, which is to have a benchmark size, is expected to take place later today, the person also said.
Bookrunners for the issue are Citi Handlowy, ING Bank, mBank, and TD Securities. ($1 = 4.0814 zlotys) (Reporting by Marcin Goclowski; Editing by Marcin Goettig)