B-shares subscribed with stock options 2000A/B in CapMan Plc
CapMan Plc Stock Exchange Announcement 20 August 2007 at 11.15 a.m.
A total of 225,804 B-shares in CapMan Plc have been subscribed for with the stock options 2000A/B during 29 May - 26 July 2007. The share subscription price was EUR 0.60 with the stock options 2000A/B. The share subscription price will be recorded in the Company's invested unrestricted shareholders' equity. The share subscription period for the stock options 2000A/B began in October 2005. The stock option scheme is based on the resolutions by the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders on 29 August 2000 and by the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on 9 April 2003.
These B-shares, 225,804 in total, have been entered into the Trade Register on 20 August 2007. As a result of the increase, the number of the Company's B-shares is 72,540,222. The shares have no nominal value.
The new shares are entitled to dividends for the fiscal year 2007 and to other shareholder rights from the registration date, i.e. as of 20 August 2007 onwards.
The shares have been applied for listing on the Helsinki Stock Exchange together with the old shares as of 21 August 2007.
A total of 3,676,774 B-shares in CapMan Plc have been subscribed for with the stock options 2000A/B by 26 July 2007.
For further information, please contact:
Mr Andrei Novitsky, Legal Counsel, tel. +358 9 6155 8303 or +358 50 567 6676
Fundraising, IR & Communications
Helsinki Stock Exchange
CapMan is one of the leading private equity investors in the Nordic countries and manages Nordic buyout, mezzanine, technology, life science and real estate funds with approximately EUR 3.0 billion in total capital. Each investment area has a dedicated team and altogether CapMan employs around 100 people in Helsinki, Stockholm, Copenhagen and Oslo. Established in 1989, CapMan has strong experience as a fund manager and as a partner for investors and entrepreneurs. To date CapMan has made over 150 Nordic investments and over 90 exits. The current portfolio encompasses over 60 companies with an aggregate turnover of approx. EUR 2.7 billion and aggregate personnel of 17,000 people. The latest investments are made in Finnish Novintel Oy, Danish ScanJour A/S, Swedish Nacka Närsjukhus Proxima and Norwegian Telemark Group. In addition, CapMan has invested in 33 real estate assets and exited from 22. The B shares of CapMan Plc are listed on the Main List of the Helsinki Stock Exchange since 2001. www.capman.comShare on LinkedIn Share on Twitter