D. Carnegie & Co evaluates the possibility to carry out a directed share issue and provides an update regarding the results of the first quarter
D. Carnegie & Co (publ) (the “Company”) intends to partly finance the repayment of convertible subordinated loans in the Company through a directed cash issue of up to 6,539,900 Class B shares in accordance with what the Company has announced in a press release issued on 25 February 2016.
The Company has, based on the authorisation granted to the board of directors by the Company’s extraordinary general meeting on 23 March 2016, mandated SEB and ABG Sundal Collier to evaluate the possibility to carry out a directed cash issue of up to 6,539,900 Class B shares through a so-called “accelerated book-building” procedure.
The Company further announces that earnings before taxes during the first quarter 2016, excluding value changes and dissolution of goodwill, which, taken as a whole, are expected to be positive, will be in line with, or better than earnings before taxes excluding value changes for the corresponding period 2015, and that no other extraordinary items will impact the results of the quarter. The renovation rate as well as the market value of managed properties develops according to plan. The quarterly report for the first quarter 2016 will be announced as planned on 27 April 2016.
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Ulf Nilsson, CEO: +46 (0)8 – 121 317 25
Knut Pousette, Chairman: +46 (0)8 – 121 317 00
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