The purchase price shall be paid in cash and corresponds to a total cash consideration of SEK 3,271,800,000. SBB has also entered into an agreement with Gösta Welandson and related parties to acquire in total 19,410,754 ordinary shares of class A in Amasten, corresponding to 2.58 percent of the shares and votes in Amasten. The purchase price shall be paid in cash and corresponds to a total cash consideration of SEK 258,163,028.20.
Prior to the transaction, SBB controlled approximately 18 percent of the votes and shares in Amasten, entailing that SBB after the Transaction will control approximately 53 percent of the shares and votes in Amasten. Amasten is listed on Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market.
The transactions are anticipated to close on 30 November 2021 and will then, in accordance with the takeover rules for certain trading platforms trigger an obligation for SBB to make a public offer for the remaining shares in Amasten.
The offer shall, in accordance with the Takeover Rules, be made within four weeks from the time when the obligation to make a public offer occurs. When the Transactions are completed, SBB will announce such completion and thereafter intends to make the Offer within the time limits stipulated in the Takeover Rules and in accordance with the provisions of the Takeover Rules.