Very successful placement of capital increase amounting to 10% of the share capital
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S IMMO AG (FN 58358x, ISIN AT0000652250) successfully completes the capital increase under exclusion of the shareholders’ subscription rights by way of an accelerated bookbuilding procedure (“ABB”) as resolved as of 30 December 2019 and 15 January 2020 by the Management Board upon the approval of the Supervisory Board and determines the number of new shares to be issued as well as the placement price as follows:
- S IMMO AG increases its share capital from EUR 243,143,569.90 by EUR 24,314,353.72 to EUR 267,457,923.62 by issuing 6,691,717 bearer shares against cash contributions under exclusion of the shareholders’ subscription right;
- the placement price per new share was set to EUR 22,25 – therefore without discount to the closing price as of 15 January 2020 – per new share;
- the gross issuing proceeds amount to EUR 148,890,703.25 for the new S IMMO shares.
After registering the capital increase with the Commercial Register, the new S IMMO shares are expected to be delivered and to be admitted to trading at the Vienna Stock Exchange (Wiener Börse AG) under the current ISIN AT0000652250 on 20 January 2020 and will be entitled to share in profits from the beginning of the financial year 2019.
S IMMO AG plans to use the net issue proceeds for future growth, in particular through acquisitions.
Disclosure of an inside information acc. to Article 17 of the Market Abuse Regulation (EU) No 596/2014. It constitutes neither a financial analysis nor advice or recommendation relating to financial instruments, nor an offer, solicitation or invitation to buy or sell securities of S IMMO AG.
This announcement does not constitute or form a part of any offer or solicitation to purchase or subscribe for securities in the United States, Australia, Canada or Japan, or any other jurisdiction in which such offer or solicitation may be unlawful. The securities may not be offered or sold in the United States, absent registration or an exemption from the registration requirements of the US Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”). The securities mentioned herein have not been, and will not be, registered under the Securities Act.
In member states of the European Economic Area ("EEA"), this announcement is only addressed to and directed at persons who are 'qualified investors' within the meaning of Article 2 lit. (e) of the Regulation (EU) 2017/1129 ("Qualified Investors"). In the United Kingdom, this announcement is only addressed to and directed at Qualified Investors who are persons (i) who have professional experience in matters relating to investments falling within Article 19(5) (investment professionals) of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Financial Promotion) Order 2005 (as amended, the "Order") or (ii) falling within Article 49(2)(a) to (d) (high net worth companies, incorporated associations, etc.) of the Order.