GE increases its shareholding in Arcam to more than 90 per cent

Arcam AB (publ) (“Arcam”) has been informed that GE Sweden Holdings AB
(a wholly-owned subsidiary of General Electric Company and part of GE Additive and GE Aviation, an operating unit of General Electric) (”GE”) has agreed to acquire Elliott Management’s and Polygon Investment Group’s respective shares in Arcam at a price of SEK 345 per share. Upon the completion of the acquisitions on 29 December 2017, GE will hold approximately 95 per cent of the shares in Arcam. 

GE has informed that it plans to utilize its right under the Swedish Companies Act to buy-out the remaining shares in Arcam and that it intends to request that Arcam applies for delisting of Arcam’s ordinary shares from Nasdaq Stockholm.

Arcam will announce further information on the contemplated buy-out and the delisting as soon as formal decisions have been made.

GE’s press release announcing the transaction is available at www.geadditive.com.

For further information:
Magnus René, President & CEO, Arcam AB
Cell: +46 702 79 89 99 or +1 781 266 6957
E-mail: magnus.rene@arcam.com  

Göran Malm, Chairman of the Board, Arcam AB
Cell: +65 9632 0619
E-mail: goran_malm@windswept-inc.com 

This is information that Arcam AB (publ) is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation 596/2014. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out above, at 12.00 CET on 27 December 2017. 

For further information:

Magnus René, CEO and President, Arcam
Cell: +46 702 79 89 99 or +1 781 266 6957
E-mail: magnus.rene@arcam.com

Arcam, a GE Additive company, brings together best-in-class Additive Manufacturing systems, the highest quality materials, and real-world production expertise, changing the way manufacturers conceive and produce metal components. Together we use our collective knowledge to inspire and disrupt conventional thinking. Through our solution orientation, Arcam is an innovative partner for advanced manufacturing, primarily in the aerospace and medical industries.

Arcam Group provides Electron Beam Melting systems through Arcam EBM in Sweden, powder metals through AP&C in Canada and implant contract manufacturing through DTI in the U.S. 

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Arcam, a GE Additive company, brings together best-in-class Additive Manufacturing systems, the highest quality materials and real-world production expertise, changing the way manufacturers conceive and produce metal components. Together we use our collective knowledge to inspire and disrupt conventional thinking. Through our solution orientation, Arcam is an innovative partner for advanced manufacturing, primarily in the aerospace and medical industries.

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