All Danir AB’s shares in ÅF AB have been placed
The release, publication or distribution of this announcement in certain jurisdictions may be restricted by law and thereby persons in such jurisdictions into which this announcement is released, published or distributed, should inform themselves about, and observe such restrictions. This announcement is not an offer of securities for sale into the United States. The placing and sale of the securities referred to in this announcement has not been, nor will it be, registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933 and the securities may not be offered or sold in the United States absent such registration or an application exemption from registration. There will be no public offering of the securities in the United States in connection with this transaction. This announcement is for information purposes only and is not an offer to sell, or the solicitation of an offer to buy, any securities.
Further to the press release of 02 May 2013 Danir AB (”Danir”) hereby announces the successful placing of 5,985,915 B shares in ÅF AB (publ) (”ÅF”) at a price of SEK 159.5 per share via an accelerated bookbuilt transaction lead managed by Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (publ) (“SEB”) (the “Placing”). In the Placing, 5,225,000 B shares were sold and 760,915 B shares overallotted.
After completion of the transaction, assuming that the over-allotment option is exercised in full Danir will have disposed of its entire holding of B shares in ÅF. In the event that the over-allotment option is not exercised in full, Danir has agreed with SEB not to dispose of any retained ÅF shares for 3 months following the completion of the Placing.
For further information, please contact:
|Dan Olofsson||+46 70-3792254|
|Anders Johnsson, CEO, Danir||+46 70-3791374|
This press release was submitted for publication on 03 May 2013 at 08:00.
The release, publication or distribution of this announcement in certain jurisdictions may be restricted by law and thereby persons in such jurisdictions into which this announcement is released, published or distributed, should inform themselves about, and observe such restrictions.
This announcement does not constitute an offer for sale or the solicitation of an offer to purchase securities in the United States or in any other jurisdiction. The securities referred to herein have not been and will not be registered under the US Securities Act of 1933, as amended, (the “Securities Act”) and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration under the Securities Act or pursuant to an available exemption from, or a transaction not subject to, the registration requirements of the Securities Act.
This document is only addressed to and directed at persons in member states of the European Economic Area who are “qualified investors” within the meaning of Article 2(1)(e) of the Prospectus Directive (Directive 2003/71/EC) (“Qualified Investors”). In addition, in the United Kingdom, this document is being distributed only to, and is directed only at, Qualified Investors who are persons who have professional experience in matters relating to investments falling within Article 19(5) of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Financial Promotion) Order 2005, as amended (the “Order”) or who are high net worth entities falling within Article 49(2)(a) to (d) of the Order, and other persons to whom it may otherwise lawfully be communicated (all such persons together being referred to as “Relevant Persons”). Any investment activity to which this document relates is available only to Relevant Persons in the United Kingdom and Qualified Investors in any member state of the European Economic Area other than the United Kingdom, and will only be engaged with such persons.
In connection with the Placing, SEB may over-allot shares or effect transactions with a view to supporting the market price of the shares at a level higher than that which might otherwise prevail. However, there is no assurance that SEB will undertake stabilisation action. Any stabilisation action may begin on or after the date on which adequate public disclosure of the final price of the shares is made and, if begun, may be ended at any time, but will end no later than 30 days after the date of such public disclosure of the final price.