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Helsinki, 19 December 2013, 08:30 CET/ 09:30 EET
Further to the announcement by Sanitec Corporation ("Sanitec") on 10 December
2013, Sanitec today confirms that, in connection with its initial public
offering, UBS Limited and Nordea Bank AB (publ), acting as stabilisation
managers, have exercised the Over-allotment Option in full in respect of
7,826,086 ordinary shares in Sanitec.
Following the exercise of the Over-allotment Option, Sofia IV S.à r.l. holds
40,000,000 ordinary shares of Sanitec, representing 40 percent of Sanitec's
issued ordinary share capital.
For additional information, please contact:
Head of Investor Relations
mob. 46 76 855 7836
Head of Corporate Communications
tel. 358 10 662 5426
Sanitec is the market leader in bathroom ceramics and a leading supplier of
bathroom fixtures in the Company’s core markets with a unique portfolio of
locally well-established brands. Sanitec has longstanding and stable
relationships with customers, installers and other industrial partners, and
develops sustainable and complete bathroom concepts including bathroom ceramics,
furniture, pre-wall flushing solutions, taps and mixers, as well as baths and
showers. Sanitec’s brands and products represent a high level of innovation and
quality, as well as advanced design that is both functional and attractive.
Sanitec operates an integrated organisation with an unparalleled local presence
to provide the best value to its customers when it comes to bathroom products.
In 2012 net sales amounted to EUR 753 million, and currently Sanitec employs
approximately 6,500 people working in 18 European based production plants and at
the Company’s sales, product management and design and other support offices.
Sanitec’s head office is located in Helsinki, Finland.
The shares in Sanitec Corporation are admitted on trading on NASDAQ OMX
Stockholm under the symbol “SNTC”.
For more information about Sanitec and its products, please visit
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This announcement is not an offer of securities for sale into the United States.
The securities have not been, and will not be, registered under the U.S.
Securities Act of 1933 and may not be offered or sold in the United States
absent registration or an exemption from registration. There will be no public
offer of securities in the United States.