SRV GROUP PLC STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 27 MARCH 2018, AT 13.20PM
Listing prospectus for SRV’s EUR 75 million bond available
Not for release, publication or distribution, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, in or into the United States, Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, New Zealand, South Africa or any other countries or otherwise in such circumstances in which the release, publication or distribution would be unlawful.
SRV Group Plc (“SRV”) announced its decision to issue a senior unsecured bond of EUR 75 million on 19 March 2018. The bond matures on 27 March 2022 and it carries a fixed annual interest of 4.875 percent.
The Finnish Financial Supervisory Authority has today approved the listing prospectus of the bond. The prospectus is available in English on SRV’s website at www.srv.fi/en/investors/unsecured-notes-disclaimer.
Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd is expected to admit the bond to public trading as of 29 March 2018. SRV will also submit an application to have the bond listed on the Open Market (Freiverkehr) of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. The trading on the bond on the Open Market (Freiverkehr) of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange is expected to begin in April 2018.
OP Corporate Bank plc and Swedbank AB (publ) act as joint lead managers for the issue of the bond.
For further information, please contact:
Ilkka Pitkänen, CFO, SRV, tel. +358 40 667 0906, firstname.lastname@example.org
Tiina Niemi, Communications Manager, Financial Communications and IR, SRV, tel. +358 40 502 7549, email@example.com
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