GlobeNewswire by notified

Novo Nordisk – major shareholder announcement

Share

Bagsværd, Denmark, 2May 2022 – Novo Nordisk today announced that the company has been notified by BlackRock, Inc. (Blackrock) as follows:

Blackrock holds as of 25 April 2022 B shares equal to 4.99% of the entire share capital of Novo Nordisk. The total B shares according to section 38 of the Danish Capital Markets Act, and other financial instruments according to section 39(2)(1) of the Danish Capital Markets Act and financial instruments with similar effects according to section 39(2)(2) of the Danish Capital Markets Act held by Blackrock correspond to 5.00% of the entire share capital and below 5% of the voting rights.

Blackrock holds as of 26 April 2022 B shares equal to below 5% of the entire share capital of Novo Nordisk. The total B shares according to section 38 of the Danish Capital Markets Act, and other financial instruments according to section 39(2)(1) of the Danish Capital Markets Act and financial instruments with similar effects according to section 39(2)(2) of the Danish Capital Markets Act held by Blackrock correspond to below 5% of the entire share capital and below 5% of the voting rights.

Blackrock holds as of 27 April 2022 B shares equal to 4.99% of the entire share capital of Novo Nordisk. The total B shares according to section 38 of the Danish Capital Markets Act, and other financial instruments according to section 39(2)(1) of the Danish Capital Markets Act and financial instruments with similar effects according to section 39(2)(2) of the Danish Capital Markets Act held by Blackrock correspond to 5.00% of the entire share capital and below 5% of the voting rights.

The announcement is in accordance with section 30 of the Danish Capital Markets Act.

For a full chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the financial instruments are held, please see the annexes.

About Novo Nordisk
Novo Nordisk is a leading global healthcare company, founded in 1923 and headquartered in Denmark. Our purpose is to drive change to defeat diabetes and other serious chronic diseases such as obesity and rare blood and endocrine disorders. We do so by pioneering scientific breakthroughs, expanding access to our medicines and working to prevent and ultimately cure disease. Novo Nordisk employs about 49,300 people in 80 countries and markets its products in around 170 countries. Novo Nordisk's B shares are listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen (Novo-B). Its ADRs are listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NVO). or more information, visit novonordisk.com, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube.

Further information

Media: 
Ambre Brown Morley+45 3079 9289abmo@novonordisk.com
Natalia Salomao Abrahao (US)+1 848 304 1027niaa@novonordisk.com
Investors: 
Daniel Muusmann Bohsen +45 3075 2175 dabo@novonordisk.com
Ann Søndermølle Rendbæk +45 3075 2253 arnd@novonordisk.com
David Heiberg Landsted +45 3077 6915 dhel@novonordisk.com
Jacob Martin Wiborg Rode +45 3075 5956 jrde@novonordisk.com
Mark Joseph Root (US) +1 848 213 3219 mjhr@novonordisk.com

Company announcement No 37 / 2022

Annex 1:Full chain of controlled undertakings starting with the ultimate controlling natural person or legal entity as of 25 April 2022

Name% of voting rights if it equals or is higher than the notifiable threshold% of voting rights through financial instruments if it equals or is higher than the notifiable thresholdTotal of both if it equals or is higher than the notifiable threshold
BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.Below 5%
BlackRock Investment Management, LLCBelow 5%
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) LimitedBelow 5%
BlackRock Investment Management (Australia) LimitedBelow 5%
BlackRock International LimitedBelow 5%
BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, National AssociationBelow 5%
BlackRock Fund AdvisorsBelow 5%
BlackRock Financial Management, Inc.Below 5%
BlackRock Asset Management North Asia LimitedBelow 5%
BlackRock Asset Management Deutschland AGBelow 5%
BlackRock Asset Management Canada LimitedBelow 5%
BlackRock Advisors, LLCBelow 5%
BlackRock Advisors (UK) LimitedBelow 5%
BlackRock (Singapore) LimitedBelow 5%
BlackRock Asset Management Ireland LimitedBelow 5%
Aperio Holdings, LLCBelow 5%

Annex 2:Full chain of controlled undertakings starting with the ultimate controlling natural person or legal entity as of 26 April 2022

Name% of voting rights if it equals or is higher than the notifiable threshold% of voting rights through financial instruments if it equals or is higher than the notifiable thresholdTotal of both if it equals or is higher than the notifiable threshold
BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.Below 5%
BlackRock Investment Management, LLCBelow 5%
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) LimitedBelow 5%
BlackRock Investment Management (Australia) LimitedBelow 5%
BlackRock International LimitedBelow 5%
BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, National AssociationBelow 5%
BlackRock Fund AdvisorsBelow 5%
BlackRock Financial Management, Inc.Below 5%
BlackRock Asset Management North Asia LimitedBelow 5%
BlackRock Asset Management Deutschland AGBelow 5%
BlackRock Asset Management Canada LimitedBelow 5%
BlackRock Advisors, LLCBelow 5%
BlackRock Advisors (UK) LimitedBelow 5%
BlackRock (Singapore) LimitedBelow 5%
BlackRock Asset Management Ireland LimitedBelow 5%
Aperio Holdings, LLCBelow 5%

Annex 3:Full chain of controlled undertakings starting with the ultimate controlling natural person or legal entity as of 27 April 2022

Name% of voting rights if it equals or is higher than the notifiable threshold% of voting rights through financial instruments if it equals or is higher than the notifiable thresholdTotal of both if it equals or is higher than the notifiable threshold
BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.Below 5%
BlackRock Investment Management, LLCBelow 5%
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) LimitedBelow 5%
BlackRock Investment Management (Australia) LimitedBelow 5%
BlackRock International LimitedBelow 5%
BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, National AssociationBelow 5%
BlackRock Fund AdvisorsBelow 5%
BlackRock Financial Management, Inc.Below 5%
BlackRock Asset Management North Asia LimitedBelow 5%
BlackRock Asset Management Deutschland AGBelow 5%
BlackRock Asset Management Canada LimitedBelow 5%
BlackRock Advisors, LLCBelow 5%
BlackRock Advisors (UK) LimitedBelow 5%
BlackRock (Singapore) LimitedBelow 5%
BlackRock Asset Management Ireland LimitedBelow 5%
Aperio Holdings, LLCBelow 5%

Attachment

To view this piece of content from www.globenewswire.com, please give your consent at the top of this page.
To view this piece of content from ml-eu.globenewswire.com, please give your consent at the top of this page.

About GlobeNewswire by notified

GlobeNewswire by notified
GlobeNewswire by notified
One Liberty Plaza - 165 Broadway
NY 10006 New York

https://notified.com

GlobeNewswire by notified is one of the world's largest newswire distribution networks, specializing in the delivery of corporate press releases financial disclosures and multimedia content to the media, investment community, individual investors and the general public.

Subscribe to releases from GlobeNewswire by notified

Subscribe to all the latest releases from GlobeNewswire by notified by registering your e-mail address below. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Latest releases from GlobeNewswire by notified

FRO – Private acquisitions of Euronav shares in exchange for Frontline shares completed28.5.2022 12:01:09 CEST | Press release

FRO – Private acquisitions of Euronav shares in exchange for Frontline shares completed Frontline Ltd. (“Frontline” or the "Company") (NYSE: FRO – OSE: FRO) announces that it has agreed to acquire a total of 5,955,705 shares in Euronav N.V. (NYSE: EURN & Euronext: EURN) (“Euronav”) representing 2.95% of the outstanding shares in privately negotiated share exchange transactions with certain shareholders of Euronav N.V. where such shareholders of Euronav N.V. receive consideration shares in Frontline. Frontline will issue a total of 8,337,986 new shares as a result of these transactions, equivalent to an exchange ratio of 1.4. Frontline will be entitled to the declared USD 0,06 dividend to be paid by Euronav on the acquired shares on 8 June 2022. Settlement is expected to take place on or about 1 June 2022 by delivery of existing shares through a share lending arrangement with Frontline's main shareholder Hemen Holding Ltd. Following completion of the issue of the new Frontline shares, F

FDA approves Novartis Kymriah® CAR-T cell therapy for adult patients with relapsed or refractory follicular lymphoma28.5.2022 00:58:29 CEST | Press release

68% of patients receiving Kymriah in the ELARA trial experienced complete response, with an 86% overall response rate, along with a remarkable safety profile1 Sustained clinical benefit from Kymriah treatment demonstrated – of patients who achieved a complete response, 85% were still in response at 12 months1 Kymriah can be administered in the outpatient setting, offering increased flexibility and potentially reducing the burden of therapy for patients and their care teams1,2 Kymriah is now FDA approved in three indications and remains the only CAR-T cell therapy approved in both adult and pediatric settings1 Basel, May 28, 2022 — Novartis today announced the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted accelerated approval for Kymriah® (tisagenlecleucel) for the treatment of adult patients with relapsed or refractory (r/r) follicular lymphoma (FL) after two or more lines of systemic therapy. In accordance with the Accelerated Approval Program, continued approval for this indicati

ObsEva Announces Corporate Updates27.5.2022 22:01:00 CEST | Press release

Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art. 53 LR of the SIX Swiss Exchange GENEVA, Switzerland– May 27, 2022 – ObsEva SA (NASDAQ: OBSV; SIX: OBSN), a biopharmaceutical company developing and commercializing novel therapies for women’s health, announced today that it has entered into a waiver and amendment agreement (Amendment Agreement) with respect to its amended and restated securities purchase agreement (Securities Purchase Agreement) with certain funds and accounts managed by JGB Management, Inc. (JGB), which is structured to provide up to $135 million in borrowing capacity, available in nine tranches. The third tranche under the Securities Purchase Agreement was due to be funded on May 25, 2022. However, the tranche has not been funded as a result of ObsEva not meeting the funding condition that its volume-weighted average share price would not trade below $3.00 per share for five or more trading days during the 30 days prior to the funding date for the third tranche. Pursuant to the Am

CONDITIONS FOR PURCHASES OF CORPORATE BONDS27.5.2022 16:20:00 CEST | Press release

Bid procedure, 2022-06-01BondsBonds issued in SEK by Swedish non-financial undertakings. The following bonds are eligible for delivery: HEMSO FASTIGHETS AB: XS2173253407, 2025-05-13 HEMSO FASTIGHETS AB: XS2269194572, 2023-12-07 VASAKRONAN AB: SE0010599183, 2023-12-20 VASAKRONAN AB: XS2391917205, 2025-03-28 ESSITY AB: XS2355204608, 2025-01-17 SCANIA CV AB: XS2297918349, 2023-11-11 SCANIA CV AB: XS2382157571, 2024-09-02 ELECTROLUX AB: XS2152294679, 2023-04-06 ELECTROLUX AB: XS1969611943, 2024-03-27 Delivery of a Bond may not occur if the Counterparty has purchased the Bond from the issuer more recently than one month prior to the date of announcement of the Special terms, that is, the purchase may not have taken place after: 2022-04-27Bid date2022-06-01Bid times10.30-11.30 (CET/CEST) on the Bid dateRequested volume (corresponding nominal amount)XS2173253407: 30 mln SEK +/-30 mln SEK XS2269194572: 30 mln SEK +/-30 mln SEK SE0010599183: 30 mln SEK +/-30 mln SEK XS2391917205: 30 mln SEK +/-

CONDITIONS FOR RIKSBANK REVERSED AUCTIONS SEK GOVERNMENT BONDS27.5.2022 16:20:00 CEST | Press release

Bid procedure, 2022-06-03BondsSWEDEN I/L BOND: 3113. SE0009548704. 2027-12-01 SWEDEN I/L BOND: 3114, SE0013748258, 2030-06-01 Bid date2022-06-03Bid times09.00-10.00 (CET/CEST) on the Bid dateRequested volume (corresponding nominal amount)3113: 250 mln SEK +/-125 mln SEK 3114: 250 mln SEK +/-125 mln SEK Highest permitted bid volume (corresponding nominal amount)3113: 250 mln SEK per bid 3114: 250 mln SEK per bid Lowest permitted bid volume (corresponding nominal amount)SEK 50 million per bidExpected allocation timeNot later than 10.15 (CET/CEST) on the Bid dateDelivery and payment date2022-06-08Delivery of bondsTo the Riksbank's account in Euroclear Sweden AB's securities settlement system 1 4948 6383 Stockholm, 2022-05-27 This is a translation of the special terms and conditions published on www.riksbank.se. In the case of any inconsistency between the English translation and the Swedish language version, the Swedish language version shall prevail. Complete terms and conditions can be