Fagerhult publishes prospectus relating to the rights issue
Prospectus relating to Aktiebolaget Fagerhult’s (“Fagerhult”) rights issue of approximately MSEK 2,213 has today been approved and registered by the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority, and is available on Fagerhult’s website, www.fagerhultgroup.com, as well as on Handelsbanken’s website for prospectuses, www.handelsbanken.se/prospekt.
Application forms for subscription without subscription rights can be obtained from Fagerhult’s website and Handelsbanken’s website www.handelsbanken.se/prospekt as from the first day of the subscription period 8 May 2019.
Financial and legal advisor
Handelsbanken Capital Markets is financial advisor in connection with the rights issue. Wesslau Söderqvist Advokatbyrå and Vinge are legal advisors.
Habo, 2 May 2019
Aktiebolaget Fagerhult (publ)
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Fagerhult is one of Europe’s leading lighting groups with approximately 4,900 employees and operations in more than 30 countries. We create modern products and exciting, energy-efficient and environmentally-adapted lighting installations, successfully integrated into their individual environments. The Group includes such strong brands as Fagerhult, Ateljé Lyktan, LTS, Whitecroft Lighting, Designplan Lighting, Eagle Lighting, I-Valo, Arlight, Lighting Innovation, LED Linear, WE-EF, Veko and IGuzzini. AB Fagerhult is listed on the Nasdaq Nordic Exchange in Stockholm.