Marine Harvest ASA : MHG - Successful placement of unsecured bond issue
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Bergen, 28 February 2013
Marine Harvest ASA has successfully completed an unsecured bond issue of NOK
1,250 million with maturity in March 2018. The settlement date for the bond
issue is expected to be 12 March 2013. The bond carries an interest of 3-month
NIBOR plus 3.5%. An application will be made for the bonds to be listed on the
Oslo Stock Exchange.
The proceeds from the bond issue will be used to part-finance the acquisition
of Morpol ASA and for general corporate purposes.
DNB Markets, Nordea Markets, Pareto Securities and Swedbank First Securities
acted as Joint Lead Managers in the bond issue.
Ivan Vindheim, CFO: +47 958 71 310
Henrik Heiberg, VP Finance & Treasury: +47 917 47 724
About Marine Harvest ASA
Marine Harvest ASA is one of the largest seafood companies in the world, and
the world's largest producer of Atlantic salmon. The company employs 6 400
people, and is represented in 21 countries. In 2012 the company had a turnover
of NOK 15.4 billion. Marine Harvest is listed on the Oslo stock exchange.
This press release does not constitute or form part of an offer or
solicitation to purchase or subscribe for securities in the United States. The
securities referred to herein may not be offered or sold in the United States
absent registration or an exemption from registration as provided in the U.S.
Securities Act of 1933, as amended. The Company does not intend to register
any portion of the offering of the securities in the United States or to
conduct a public offering of the securities in the United States. Copies of
this announcement are not being made and may not be distributed or sent into
the Australia, Canada, Japan or the United States.
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5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.
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