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Capital increase in TORM due to exercise of Restricted Share Units as part of TORM’s incentive program

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TORM plc (“TORM”) increases its share capital by 67,135 A-shares (corresponding to a nominal value of USD 671.35) as a result of the exercise of a corresponding number of Restricted Share Units.


The capital increase is carried out without any pre-emption rights for existing shareholders or others. All 67,135 new shares are subscribed for in cash. 45,868 of the new shares have been subscribed for at DKK 43.4 per A-share, 14,178 of the new shares have been subscribed for at DKK 64.3 per A-share and the remaining 7,089 new shares have been subscribed for at DKK 53.5 per A-share. All with a nominal value of USD 0.01 each.


The new shares are ordinary shares without any special rights and are negotiable instruments. The new shares give right to dividends and other rights in relation to TORM as of the date of issuance. The new shares are expected to be admitted to trading and official listing on Nasdaq in Copenhagen on 25 May 2022. Transfer restrictions may apply in certain jurisdictions outside Denmark, including applicable US securities laws.


After the capital increase, TORM’s share capital amounts to USD 817,996.95 divided into 81,799,693 A-shares of USD 0.01 each, one B-share of USD 0.01 and one C-share of USD 0.01. A total of 81,799,693 votes are attached to the A-shares. The B-share and the C-share have specific voting rights.


Christopher Everard, General Manager

tel.: +44 203 713 4561

About TORM

TORM is one of the world’s leading carriers of refined oil products. TORM operates a fleet of approximately 80 modern vessels with a strong commitment to safety, environmental responsibility and customer service. TORM was founded in 1889 and conducts business worldwide. TORM’s shares are listed on Nasdaq in Copenhagen and on Nasdaq in New York (ticker: TRMD A and TRMD, ISIN: GB00BZ3CNK81). For further information, please visit www.torm.com.

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