2013-09-30 08:17:02 -
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Australia or Japan.
The subscription period in the rights offering and the employee offering in
SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge expired Friday 27 September 2013 at 1630 hours (CET). A
preliminary count shows that SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge had, by the expiry of the
subscription period, received subscriptions for about 57 million new equity
capital certificates in the rights offering. 33,104,494 new certificates were
offered, and the rights offering has consequently been oversubscribed by about
There was also considerable interest for the employee offering. According to the
preliminary count, the employees subscribed for a total of about 1 million new
equity capital certificates, distributed on 247 employees. The overall
subscribed amount is about NOK 22.2 million.
The final allocation of equity capital certificates
offered in the rights
offering and the employee offering will be finalised on Thursday 3 October
2013. The allocation will be carried out in accordance with the allocation
criteria set forth in the prospectus dated 12 September 2013. The final
subscription result will be published by notice via the Oslo Stock Exchange on
3 October 2013. On the same day, letters concerning the allocation of new equity
capital certificates and the corresponding subscription amount to be paid by
each subscriber will be sent to all subscribers.
Tromsø, 30 September 2013
Contact persons at SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge:
CEO Jan-Frode Janson; mob. +47 909 75 183
CFO Rolf Eigil Bygdnes; mob. +47 905 19 774
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5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.
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