Collector publishes prospectus relating to the rights issue
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The prospectus relating to the rights issue in Collector AB (publ) of approximately SEK 1,027 million before issue costs has today on 3 March 2020 been approved and registered by the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority, and is available on Collector’s website, www.collector.se/en/about-collector/investors/rights-issue-2020/, as well as on SEB’s website for prospectuses, www.sebgroup.com/prospectuses (please note that the prospectus will only be available in Swedish).
SEB Corporate Finance is financial advisor and Advokatfirman Cederquist and Nord Advokater are legal advisors to Collector in connection with the rights issue.
For more information, please contact:
Peter Olsson, CFO
Telephone: +46 73 712 04 46
Madeleine Mörch, Finance & IR Manager
Telephone: +46 73 712 04 52
The information in this press release does not contain or constitute an offer to acquire, subscribe or otherwise trade in shares, subscription rights or other securities in Collector AB in any jurisdiction. Any invitation to the persons concerned to subscribe for shares in Collector will only be made through the prospectus that Collector publishes today.
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Collector is a challenger bank that offers financing solutions to private and corporate customers. Within the Retail segment, the company offers lending to private individuals, invoice and payments by instalments to e-commerce and retail companies, credit cards and deposit accounts. The Corporate segment includes real estate lending, factoring and corporate lending directed mainly at small- and medium-sized enterprises and handling of portfolios of overdue receivables. The company has offices in Gothenburg (head office), Stockholm, Helsinki, Turku and Oslo. Collector AB (publ) is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm.
Collector AB (publ) 556560-0797 | Box 119 14, SE-404 39 Gothenburg | Exchange +46 10-161 00 00 | E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org | www.collector.se/en/