CFIUS approval and Transaction closing

Oslo, ​31 October 2016.
Reference is made to the stock exchange announcements made on 18 July​, 16​ ​August​ and 3 October​ 2016 regarding the share purchase agreement entered into on 17 July 2016​ ​between Opera Software ASA ("Opera") and Golden Brick Capital Private Equity Fund I L.P. (the "Buyer") on the sale and purchase of Opera's consumer business​ ​(the "Transaction").​ ​

The Transaction has been reviewed by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States, which has concluded there are no unresolved concerns regarding U.S. national security.  As a result, the Transaction may proceed to close.

Opera expects to close the Transaction this week.

Petter Lade, Investor Relations

Tel: +47 2369 2400

About Opera Software ASA

Opera enables more than 350 million internet consumers worldwide to connect with the content and services that matter most to them. Opera also helps publishers monetize their content through advertising and advertisers reach the audiences that build value for their businesses, capitalizing on a global consumer audience reach that exceeds 1 billion

About Us

Opera Software ASA is an industry leader in the development of Web browsers for the desktop, device and mobile markets. The Opera browser has received international recognition from end-users and the industry press for being faster, smaller and more standards-compliant than other browsers, and it has gathered a cult following on the net.

Contacts

  • Opera Software ASA
    Waldemar Thranes gate 98 NO-0175 Oslo
    +47 24 16 40 00
    +47 24 16 40 01

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