Bokn Invest, an investment company jointly owned by Converto Capital Fund ("Converto Capital") and HitecVision V, has agreed to sell Stream AS ("Stream") to MRC Global Inc. ("MRC")for approximately NOK 1.6 billion, including the assumption of debt.
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Reference is made to the press release dated 26 November 2013 regarding a contemplated offer to acquire shares in Aker Solutions ASA. Aker ASA has acquired 16,440,000 shares in Aker Solutions ASA at a price of NOK 115 per share. The shares were acquired after close of markets yesterday through an accelerated book-building process managed by ABG Sundal Collier Norge ASA and Arctic Securities ASA.
Aker ASA has engaged ABG Sundal Collier Norge ASA and Arctic Securities ASA (the "Managers") to explore the opportunity to acquire approx. 16.5 million shares (~6 per cent of the share capital) in Aker Solutions ASA, but with the possibility for Aker ASA at its full discretion to increase or decrease the number of shares to be acquired (the "Offer").
Aker ASA is hosting a Capital Markets Day at KS Agenda in Oslo today at 08 a.m. CET.
The net asset value of Aker ASA and holding companies (Aker) rose 2.1 per cent in the quarter to NOK 21.8 billion. Per-share net asset value (NAV) amounted to NOK 302 as of 30 September 2013, compared to NOK 296 as per 30 June 2013 and NOK 309, after allocated dividend, as per year end 2012.
Aker ASA will publish its third-quarter results 2013 on the Oslo Stock Exchange and host a Capital Markets Day on Thursday 14 November.
17 October 2013 - Aker ASA has notified Norsk Tillitsmann of its intention to exercise its call option for Bond issue AKER06 of NOK 150 million. The entire Bond issue will be repaid at 104.00 per cent of par value (plus accrued interest), with settlement date 28. November 2013.
10 October 2013 - Fornebuporten AS, a subsidiary of Aker ASA, has entered a long-term lease agreement with Aker Solutions ASA starting in 2016 for offices to be built in Fornebu, near Oslo.
24 September 2013 - Aker ASA has adopted the following financial calendar for 2014
As part of Aker ASAs employee share purchase programme, the following primary insiders have on 13 September 2013 acquired shares.
The Net Asset Value of Aker ASA and its holding companies (Aker) was NOK 21.4 billion as of 30 June 2013, down 7.7 per cent from 31 March 2013. Per-share NAV amounted to NOK 296 as of 30 June 2013, compared to NOK 321 as per 31 March 2013 and year end 2012.
Aker ASA will publish its second-quarter results 2013 on the Oslo Stock Exchange on Friday 30 August, at 8 a.m. (CET).
Reference is made to stock exchange releases by Ocean Yield ASA (OSE symbol: OCY) in connection with the initial public offering (the "Offering") of shares in Ocean Yield ASA.
Trygg Pharma Group AS (Trygg Pharma), a 50/50 joint venture between Aker BioMarine AS (Aker BioMarine) and private investment firm Lindsay Goldberg, today signed an agreement to sell its omega-3 production business Epax to FMC Corporation (FMC). Aker BioMarine is a fully owned subsidiary of Aker ASA (Aker).
Aker ASA submitted an application to the Oslo Stock Exchange in June 2013 seeking dispensation from the requirement that listed issuers with Norway as their home state use Norwegian language when publicly disclosing information subject to the duty of disclosure, pursuant to Section 5-13 of the Securities Trading Act. The application has been approved.
Ocean Yield ASA ("Ocean Yield"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Aker ASA, today announced that the initial public offering of shares in Ocean Yield has been over-subscribed and priced at NOK 27 per Offer Share.
Ocean Yield ASA (Ocean Yield), a wholly owned subsidiary of Aker ASA, has decided to extend the book-building and application period for its initial public offering to 28 June 2013.
Aker ASA has recruited Edward Ross (39) as investment director responsible for Aker Solutions ASA, Kvaerner ASA, Det norske oljeselskap ASA and Ocean Yield ASA, with effect from September 2013.
Ocean Yield ASA (Ocean Yield), a wholly owned subsidiary of Aker ASA, has today decided to extend the book-building and application period for its initial public offering to 27 June 2013.
Ocean Yield ASA, a wholly owned subsidiary of Aker ASA, announces terms for the equity offering and subsequent listing on Oslo Børs.
Reference is made to the notification sent 22 May 2013 regarding potential new bond issues by Aker ASA.
Aker ASA is contemplating issuing up to NOK 3 billion in new senior unsecured bonds in the Norwegian bond market with maturity in June 2018 and 2020. The net proceeds of the potential bond issues will be used for general corporate purposes.