Banco Bil.Viz.Argent (BVA) - UNNIM: Tender offer to the holders
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Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA
28 September 2012
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A. (BBVA), in compliance with the
Securities Market legislation, hereby proceeds by means of the present
document to notify the following:
BBVA informs that it is to make a tender offer to the holders of the
preference shares and subordinated debt securities (with-maturity and
perpetual securities) listed below (jointly, the "Unnim Securities")
originally issued by entities that have been succeeded by Unnim Banc, S.A.U.
("Unnim") or that are subsidiaries of Unnim, with the persons accepting the
offer undertaking to reinvest the full amount obtained, irrevocably,
unconditionally and simultaneously, to purchase BBVA shares in a simultaneous
public offering of treasury stock by BBVA.
The offer is made on the following Unnim Securities:
The purchase price of the Unnim Securities in the tender offer shall be 95% of
their nominal value, in cash, with that amount being, irrevocably and
unconditionally, simultaneously reinvested in BBVA treasury stock shares. The
sale price of the BBVA shares will be the arithmetical mean of the prices at
close of the BBVA shares during the five (5) stock market business days prior
to the date of close of the acceptance period (including the date of close) of
the tender offer (that is, from October 12, 2012 to October 18, 2012, both
The holders of Unnim Securities wishing to accept the offer must apply to the
institution where their Unnim Securities are held and complete the
corresponding acceptance order, indicating the Unnim Securities issue or
issues in respect of which they wish to accept the offer. The acceptance
orders must include all of the Unnim Securities held in any one issue; in the
case of investors holding Unnim Securities in several issues, each single
issue will be considered separately.
Tentative offer schedule:
• September 28, 2012: Start of offer acceptance period.
• October 18, 2012: End of acceptance period.
• October 12, 15, 16, 17 and 18, 2012: Determination of sale price of
• October 22, 2012: Sale of Unnim Securities and purchase of BBVA
• October 25, 2012: Settlement of purchase of BBVA shares.
The securities note relating to the tender offer on the Unnim Securities and
to the public offering of BBVA shares has been registered on the date hereof
at the official registries of the CNMV.
The securities note and summary, available, together with the BBVA
registration document, on the CNMV website (www.cnmv.es) and the BBVA website
(www.bbva.com), contain a complete description of the terms and conditions and
procedures of the offer.
Madrid, September 28, 2012
This Relevant Event Filing does not constitute an offer to sell or a
solicitation of an offer to subscribe BBVA treasury shares, in any
jurisdiction in which such offer or solicitation would be deemed illegal or,
as the case may be, until the requirements applicable for those purposes have
been complied with.
The distribution of this Relevant Event Filing in jurisdictions other than
Spain may be restricted by applicable legislation. Persons with access to this
announcement must apprise themselves of such restrictions and respect them.
Any failure to respect these restrictions may constitute breach of the
legislation on securities markets in said jurisdictions.
The information contained herein does not constitute an offer of securities in
the United States, the United Kingdom, Mexico or in any other jurisdiction and
the securities may not be offered or sold in the United States, the United
Kingdom, Mexico or in any other jurisdiction without the filing or exemption
from filing of the offering under the relevant legislation in such
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