Evraz Says 99.7% of Shareholders Agree to Swap Shares

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.

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