PERMISSION TO IMPLEMENT THE MERGER PLAN BETWEEN POOLIA AB (PUBL) AND UNIFLEX AB (PUBL) GRANTED BY THE SWEDISH COMPANIES REGISTRATION OFFICE
The Swedish Companies Registration Office has today granted Poolia AB (publ) (”Poolia”) and Uniflex AB (publ) (”Uniflex”) permission to implement the merger plan between the two companies. The Swedish Companies Registration Office is expected to register the merger on 31 October 2018. In connection with the registration of the merger, Uniflex will be dissolved and all its assets and liabilities will be transferred to Poolia.
As a consequence of the Swedish Companies Registration Office’s permission and the future registration of the merger, Uniflex will be delisted from Nasdaq Stockholm. The last day of trading in Uniflex’ shares of class B on Nasdaq Stockholm is expected to be 26 October 2018 with final delisting occurring on 1 November 2018.
In connection with the registration of the merger by the Swedish Companies Registration Office, which is expected to take place on 31 October 2018, the shareholders that, at the time of the registration of the merger, are registered in the share register of Uniflex, maintained by Euroclear Sweden AB, will receive merger consideration. Each share of class A in Uniflex will be exchanged for 1.7 new shares of class A in Poolia and each share of class B in Uniflex will be exchanged for 1.7 new shares of class B in Poolia. The new shares are estimated to be available on the shareholders’ accounts on 1 November 2018, which is also the first day when trading in the new shares of class B in Poolia which constitute merger consideration will be possible. Trading in currently outstanding shares of class B in Poolia takes place as usual and will not be affected by the merger process.
For further information, please contact:
Jan Bengtsson, CEO Uniflex tel: +46 (0) 736 00 68 10
Morten Werner, CEO Poolia tel: +46 (0) 706 36 25 25
This is information that Poolia AB (publ) and Uniflex AB (publ) are obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact persons set out above, at 14.00 (CEST) on 10 October 2018.
Poolia’s business concept is to provide companies and organisations with the skills that, either temporarily or permanently, meet their needs for qualified professionals. Poolia specialise in temporary staffing and permanent placement of professional staff in our focus areas of Finance & Accounting, Financial Services, Office Support, IT, Life Science & Engineering, Sales and Marketing, Human Resources, Legal, and Executive Search. Poolia has business in Sweden, Finland and Germany. Poolia is listed on the NASDAQ OMX Stockholm Small Cap.