Contemplated sale of shares in Mr Green & Co AB (publ)
Press release, 8 November 2017
NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN THE UNITED STATES, CANADA, JAPAN OR AUSTRALIA OR ANY OTHER JURISDICTION IN WHICH THE RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION WOULD BE UNLAWFUL.
Carnegie Investment Bank AB (publ) (”Carnegie”) and Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (”SEB”) have been retained to explore the opportunity to sell approximately 2 million shares in Mr Green & Co AB (publ) ("Mr Green") to Swedish and international institutional investors (the “Placing”). The shares are offered by up to five shareholders, including Henrik Bergquist, Fredrik Sidfalk and Mikael Pawlo (together “the Selling shareholders”). In aggregate the Placing represents an average of 11% of their total holding.
The price per share in the Placing will be determined through an accelerated bookbuilding process. The bookbuilding period commences today, 8 November 2017, at 17:30 CET and may close at any time on short notice. Subject to customary exceptions or obtaining consent from Carnegie and SEB, the Selling shareholders selling shares in the transaction have agreed to a 90-day lock-up period in relation to their remaining shares in Mr Green.
Carnegie and SEB are acting as joint bookrunners in connection with the Placing.
The Selling shareholders
8 November 2017
THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS NOT AN OFFER OF SECURITIES OR INVESTMENTS FOR SALE OR A SOLICITATION OF AN OFFER TO BUY SECURITIES OR INVESTMENTS IN ANY JURISDICTION WHERE SUCH OFFER OR SOLICITATION WOULD BE UNLAWFUL. NO ACTION HAS BEEN TAKEN THAT WOULD PERMIT AN OFFERING OF THE SECURITIES OR POSSESSION OR DISTRIBUTION OF THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IN ANY JURISDICTION WHERE ACTION FOR THAT PURPOSE IS REQUIRED. PERSONS INTO WHOSE POSSESSION THIS ANNOUNCEMENT COMES ARE REQUIRED TO INFORM THEMSELVES ABOUT AND TO OBSERVE ANY SUCH RESTRICTIONS. ANY FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH THESE RESTRICTIONS MAY CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF THE SECURITIES LAWS OF ANY SUCH JURISDICTION.