Samhällsbyggnadsbolaget i Norden AB (publ) (”SBB or the ”Company”) has today, December 18, sold 89,438,633 shares in Amasten Fastighets AB (publ) (”Amasten”), through an accelerated book building procedure lead by ABG Sundal Collier. The shares were sold at a price of SEK 8.35 per share, corresponding to a total consideration of SEK 747 million.
The sale was secured in advance through commitments to acquire shares from a number of reputable real estate investors; including, among others, Eiendomsspar AS, Helene Sundt AS, Länsförsäkringar Fastighetsfond, M2 Asset Management AB and Bengt Kjell through companies. These investors had committed ahead of time to acquire shares at a price of SEK 8.35 per share. Due to the large interest in acquiring shares in Amasten, the investors who had committed to acquire shares ahead of time were allocated fewer shares than what they had expressed interest for, for the purposes of strengthening the shareholder base and liquidity in Amasten.
In connection with the sale of shares, ABG Sundal Collier was engaged as sole bookrunner.
For further information, please contact:
Ilija Batljan, CEO and Founder of Samhällsbyggnadsbolaget i Norden AB, +46 70 518 39 67, [email protected]
About Samhällsbyggnadsbolaget i Norden AB (publ)
The company’s strategy is to own, manage and develop community service properties throughout the Nordic region and rental apartments in growth regions in Sweden. Through the company’s commitment and engagement in community participation and social responsibility, municipalities and other stakeholders find the company an attractive long-term partner. At the beginning of 2018, SBB was named the winner of the Real Estate Company of the Year Award for 2017. The company’s series B shares (short name SBB B) and D shares (short name SBB D) are listed on Nasdaq Stockholm, Large Cap. The company’s preference shares (SBB PREF) are listed on Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market. Certified Adviser is Erik Penser Bank (contact: [email protected] / +46 84638300). More information about the company is available at www.sbbnorden.se.
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