Approval and publication of prospectus
NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION, IN WHOLE OR IN PART DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN AUSTRALIA, CANADA, JAPAN OR THE UNITED STATES DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN AUSTRALIA, CANADA, JAPAN OR THE UNITED STATES OR ANYOTHER JURISDICTION IN WHICH THE RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION WOULD BE UNLAWFUL. THIS ANNOUNCEMENT DOES NOT CONSTITUTE AN OFFER OF ANY OF THE SECURITIES DESCRIBED HEREIN.
Reference is made to the stock exchange notice dated 25 June 2019 by Data Respons ASA (“the Company”) regarding a contemplated repair issue of up to 1,800,000 shares (the “Subsequent Offering”) and the listing of the 10,000,000 new shares issued in a private placement announced on 13 May 2019 currently admitted to trading on Merkur Market (the "Merkur Market Shares") on the Oslo Stock Exchange, which were both subject to the approval and publication of a prospectus to be prepared by the Company.
The Financial Supervisory Authority of Norway has approved a prospectus dated 19 July 2019 (the "Prospectus") which has been prepared in connection with listing of the Merkur Market Shares and the completion of the Subsequent Offering. The Prospectus will, subject to regulatory restrictions in certain jurisdictions, be available on the following websites: www.abgsc.no, www.sb1markets.no and www.datarespons.com. Printed copies of the Prospectus may also be obtained free of charge at the offices of ABG Sundal Collier ASA, Munkedamsveien 45e, 0250 Oslo, Norway and SpareBank 1 Markets, Olav Vs gate 5, 0161 Oslo, Norway.
The Merkur Market Shares were registered on the respective shareholders' VPS accounts with a separate ISIN number, NO0010853161, and were listed on Merkur Market until the publication of the Prospectus. The Merkur Market Shares are being transferred to the Company's ordinary ISIN number (NO0003064107) and will be tradable on Oslo Børs from 7 August 2019.
The subscription period for the Subsequent Offering will commence at 09:00 hours (CEST) on 6 August 2019 and will expire at 16:30 hours (CEST) on 19 August 2019. Further information about the Subsequent Offering will be available in the Prospectus and in a separate stock exchange notice to be published prior to the start of the subscription period in the Subsequent Offering. ABG Sundal Collier ASA and SpareBank 1 Markets AS acts as Joint Lead Managers in the Subsequent Offering.
For further information:
Rune Wahl, CFO, Data Respons ASA, tel. + 47 950 36 046
About Data Respons
Data Respons is a full-service, independent technology company and a leading player in the IoT, Industrial digitalisation and the embedded solutions market. We provide R&D services and smarter solutions to OEM companies, system integrators and vertical product suppliers in a range of market segments such as Transport & Automotive, Industrial Automation, Telecom & Media, Space, Defence & Security, Medtech, Energy & Maritime, and Finance & Public Sector.
Data Respons ASA is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange (Ticker: DAT), and is part of the information technology index. The company has offices in Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Germany and Taiwan. www.datarespons.com
This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.