FWP 1 sceg-xfwpmay20151.htm FWP SCEG--FWPMay2015 (1)

Filed Pursuant to Rule 433
Registration Statement No. 333-184426-01

South Carolina Electric & Gas Company


Dated: May 19, 2015

Issuer:    South Carolina Electric & Gas Company
Name of Securities:
First Mortgage Bonds, 5.10% Series due June 1, 2065
Expected Ratings:
Moody’s: A3 (stable outlook); S&P: A (negative outlook); Fitch: A- (stable outlook). A securities rating is not a recommendation to buy, sell or hold securities and may be subject to review, revision, suspension, reduction or withdrawal at any time by the assigning rating agency.
Trade Date:
May 19, 2015
Settlement Date:
May 22, 2015 (T+3)
Maturity Date:
June 1, 2065
Interest Payment Dates:
June 1 and December 1, commencing December 1, 2015
Coupon (Interest Rate):
Benchmark Treasury:
2.500% due February 15, 2045
Benchmark Treasury Yield:
Spread to Benchmark Treasury:
+210 basis points (2.10%)
Yield to Maturity:
Price to Public:
99.193%, plus accrued interest from, and including, May 22, 2015
Make-Whole Redemption Provision:
Prior to December 1, 2064, make-whole call at Adjusted Treasury Rate +35 basis points

Par Redemption Provision:
On or after December 1, 2064
Underwriting Discount:
Net Proceeds to Issuer (before expenses):
$491,590,000, plus accrued interest from, and including, May 22, 2015
$1,000 x $1,000
837004 CJ7
Joint Book-Running Managers:
Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, Mizuho Securities USA Inc., Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC and UBS Securities LLC
BB&T Capital Markets, a division of BB&T Securities, LLC, Mitsubishi UFJ Securities (USA), Inc. and Synovus Securities, Inc.
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Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC –        1-800-221-1037 (toll free)

Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith
Incorporated –        1-800-294-1322 (toll free)

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