Announcement | MCH Group | Capital increase
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MCH Group Ltd.: Completion of the subscription rights issue for the second tranche of the capital increases
The Extraordinary General Meeting of MCH Group Ltd. on 27 November 2020 approved, among other things, the implementation of capital increases for an amount of up to CHF 104.5 million in two tranches.
In the first tranche, with the subscription rights issue that ran from 30 November to 4 December 2020, the company’s share capital was increased by CHF 30,000,000 through the issue of 2,000,000 new registered shares, each with a nominal value of CHF 10.00, at an issue price of CHF 15.00 each.
In the second tranche, the company’s share capital is being increased from CHF 80,065,750 to date to CHF 148,693,510 through the issue of 6,862,776 new registered shares, each with a nominal value of CHF 10.00 and an issue price of CHF 10.00. In future, the share capital will thus be made up of 14,869,351 registered shares with a nominal value of CHF 10 each. The subscription period for this second tranche of the approved capital increases ran from 10 December to 12:00 noon (CET) on 18 December 2020.
In this second tranche, one subscription right was allocated for each MCH share held after the close of trading on 9 December 2020. Seven MCH shares entitled the holder to acquire six new MCH shares at a subscription price of CHF 10.00 per MCH share. MCH Group Ltd. is today announcing that, by the end of the subscription period at 12:00 noon (CET) on 18 December 2020, a total of around 30 % subscription-right holders had exercised their subscription rights. On the part of the public-sector entities with a stake in MCH Group Ltd., the Canton of Basel-Stadt exercised only so many subscription rights that the public-sector will hold more than 33⅓% of the shares in future. All non-exercised subscription rights were allocated to Lupa Systems LLC.
With the completion of the second tranche of the capital increases and the issue of the new registered shares to be created, the new shareholder structure of MCH Group Ltd. will be as follows: the public-sector entities will have an overall stake of 33.34% and Lupa Systems LLC a stake of 32.32 %. The remaining shareholders will hold 34.34 % of the shares.
Wichtiger Hinweis | Important Note
Dieses Dokument dient der Information der Aktionärinnen und Aktionäre der MCH Group AG im Hinblick auf das Bezugsrechtsangebot, das die ausserordentliche Generalversammlung der MCH Group AG am 27. November 2020 genehmigt hat. Dieses Dokument stellt weder ein Angebot noch eine Aufforderung zum Kauf oder zur Investition in Effekten der MCH Group AG oder einer ihrer Konzerngesellschaften dar. Dieses Dokument ist weder ein Prospekt im Sinne des Bundesgesetzes über Finanzdienstleistungen («FIDLEG») noch ein Kotierungsprospekt im Sinne des Kotierungsreglements der SIX Swiss Exchange AG oder ein Prospekt gemäss irgendeiner anderen Gesetzgebung oder Regelung. Exemplare dieses Dokuments dürfen weder in Länder versandt noch in Ländern verteilt bzw. aus solchen versandt werden, in welchen dies gesetzlich unzulässig oder untersagt ist. Eine Entscheidung über eine Teilnahme an der Kapitalerhöhung mit Bezugsrechten der MCH Group AG, die von der ausserordentlichen Generalversammlung der MCH Group AG am 27. November 2020 genehmigt worden ist, ist ausschliesslich auf der Grundlage des entsprechenden Prospekts bzw. Nachtrags zum Prospekt, die zu diesem Zweck von der MCH Group AG veröffentlicht wurden, und nicht anhand dieses Dokuments zu treffen. Exemplare des Prospekts sind seit 30. November 2020 und Exemplare des Nachtrags zum Prospekts sind seit 10. Dezember 2020 gratis verfügbar.
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The offer referred to herein, when made in member states of the European Economic Area («EEA») and the United Kingdom, is only addressed to and directed to “qualified investors” within the meaning of Article 2(e) the Prospectus Regulation («Qualified Investors»). For these purposes, the expression «Prospectus Regulation» means Regulation (EU) 2017/1129 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 14 June 2017 on the prospectus to be published when securities are offered to the public or admitted to trading on a regulated market, and repealing Directive 2003/71/EC, and includes any relevant delegated regulations. If located in a relevant state, each person who initially acquires any securities, and to the extent applicable any funds on behalf of which such person acquires such securities that are located in a relevant state, or to whom any offer of securities may be made will be deemed to have represented, acknowledged and agreed that it is a Qualified Investor as defined above. The offer of the Shares will be made pursuant to exemptions under the Prospectus Regulation from the requirement to produce a prospectus in connection with offers of securities.
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For readers in the United Kingdom, this announcement is only being distributed to and is only directed at Qualified Investors who are (i) outside the United Kingdom or (ii) investment professionals falling within Article 19(5) («Investment professionals») of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Financial Promotion) Order 2005 (the «Order») or (iii) certain high value persons and entities who fall within Article 49(2)(a) to (d) («High net worth companies, unincorporated associations etc.») of the Order; or (iv) any other person to whom it may lawfully be communicated (all such persons in (i) to (iv) together being referred to as «relevant persons»). The Shares are expected to only be available to, and any invitation, offer or agreement to subscribe, purchase or otherwise acquire such Shares will be engaged in only with, relevant persons. Any person who is not a relevant person should not act or rely on this announcement or any of its contents.
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