Evraz Says 99.7% of Shareholders Agree to Swap Shares

(Corrects percent of shares tendered in headline, first paragraph.)

Evraz Plc said 99.7 percent of the shareholders of Evraz Group SA agreed to swap their shares for those of the London-listed entity.

Evraz extended the deadline for swapping shares to Dec. 15, the Russian steelmaker said today in a statement.

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