BRIEF-East West Banking Announces Issuance Of 2 Bln Pesos Fix-Rate Bonds Due 2023

Feb 10 (Reuters) - East West Banking Corp:

* ANNOUNCES ISSUANCE OF 2 BILLION PESOS FIX-RATE BONDS DUE 2023

* BONDS CARRY INTEREST RATE OF 4.5% PER ANNUM TO BE PAID QTRLY FOR 3 YRS

* Q3 NET INCOME GROWTH OF 43% TO 4.6 BILLION PESOS Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: