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BURD
KALD
Transactions completed regarding Burdarás' acquisition of a 76.77% stake in Kald   25.10.2004 09:55:43
Flokkur: Fyrirtækjafréttir      Íslenska  English
On September 23rd 2004 it was announced on ICEX that an agreement had been concluded for Burdaras hf

On September 23rd 2004 it was announced on ICEX that an agreement had been concluded for Burdaras hf.’s purchase of a 76.77% share in the investment company Kaldbakur hf. The sellers were Samherji hf., Baugur Group hf., and Samson Global Holdings Ltd.

 

Under the agreement, the sellers receive new shares in Burdaras as payment for their shares in Kaldbakur at the rate of a 0.63784 share in Burdaras for each share in Kaldbakur.  The purchase was made subject to majority approval by a Shareholders’ Meeting of Burdaras for the issue of new shares to the sellers and other shareholders in Kaldbakur.

 

Burdaras´s Shareholders´ meeting held on the 18th of October 2004 approved a share capital increase by up to ISK 1,119,047,931. Burdaras’s board has now raised Burdaras´s share capital of ISK 859,120,017, therefore eliminating the condition the agreement was subject to.

 

Samherji, Baugur Group and Samson Global Holdings have delivered their shares in Kaldbakur to Burdaras and their holdings in Kaldbakur after the transaction is none.  In return they received new shares in Burdaras.

 

After the transaction Samherji holds 280,001,638 shares in Burdaras or 5.28% of issued shares. Before the transaction and the new share issue Samherji was holding 263,675 shares in Burdaras or 0.01% of issued shares. The total number of shares in the transaction is 279,737,963.

 

After the transaction Samson Global Holdings holds 1,049,962,262 shares in Burdaras or 19.81% of issued shares. Before the transaction and the new share issue Samson Global Holdings was holding 747,659,282 shares in Burdaras or 16.84% of issued shares. The total number of shares in the transaction is 302,302,980.

 

Related to the transaction Landsbanki (The National Bank of Iceland) has increased its shareholdings in Burdaras and now holds 1,235,921,107 shares in Burdaras or 23,32% of issued shares. Thereof 361,742,387 shares due to forward contracts. Before the transaction and the new share issue Landsbanki was holding 958.842.033 shares in Burdaras or 21,60% of issued shares. Thereof 84,663,313 shares due to forward contracts. The total number of shares in the transaction is 277,079,074, all due to a forward contract made with Baugur Group, the holder of the voting rights of those shares.

 

This notification is in part based on Art. 28 (1) of the Act no. 33/2003 point(s) no. 1 and 2

 

 


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