PRONOVA BIOPHARMA ASA - VOLUNTARY OFFER BY BASF CLEARED BY GERMAN COMPETITION AUTHORITIES
Reference is made to the offer document dated 4
December 2012 regarding BASF AS' conditional
voluntary offer (the "Voluntary Offer") for all of
the outstanding shares in Pronova BioPharma ASA
("Pronova") and BASF AS' announcement on 19 December
2012 regarding extension of the offer period.
BASF AS has now received confirmation that German
competition authorities have cleared the consummation
of the Voluntary Offer. As such all regulatory
approvals required for completion of the Voluntary
Offer have been obtained.
The terms and conditions of the Voluntary Offer
remain unchanged, including the 90% acceptance
condition and the expiry of the offer period on 18
January 2013 at 16:30 CET.
For questions regarding the Voluntary Offer, please
contact the Receiving Agent:
Arctic Securities ASA,
Tel: +47 21 01 30 40
Fax: +47 21 01 31 36