Allerød, 2014-01-10 08:23 CET (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Matas A/S (“Matas”) has just been informed that Svenska M Holding 1 AB (ultimately owned by certain funds advised by affiliates and subsidiaries of CVC Capital Partners SICAV – FIS S.A. – a private equity firm), has sold 7,918,186 existing shares in Matas, equivalent to its entire shareholding, in an accelerated bookbuilt offering to institutional investors at a price of DKK 150 per share (the “Transaction”). Gross proceeds of the Transaction amount to DKK 1,188 million.
Carnegie Investment Bank, filial af Carnegie Investment Bank AB (publ), Sverige (“Carnegie”), Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc (“Morgan Stanley”) and Nordea Markets (Division of Nordea Bank Danmark A/S) (“Nordea Markets”) acted as Joint Bookrunners in the Transaction.
Matas will not receive any proceeds from the Transaction.
A copy of the press release from Carnegie, Morgan Stanley and Nordea Markets is attached.