SAS share today traded exclusive of right to participate in the rights issue
As previously announced, the Annual General Meeting of SAS AB approved on 7 April 2010 the Board of Directors’ resolution on a rights issue of up to 7,402,500,000 shares at a subscription price of SEK 0.67 per share. Each share held on the record date 12 April 2010 will entitle the holder to subscribe for 3 new shares. From and including 8 April 2010 the SAS share is traded exclusive of the right to participate in the rights issue.
For further details about the rights issue please refer to the SAS Group website www.sasgroup.net.
For further information, please contact
Sture Stølen, Head of SAS Group Investor Relations, +46 70 997 1451
Nordea Customer Service, +46 8 678 04 50
SAS discloses this information pursuant to the Swedish Securities Market Act and/or the Swedish Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was provided for publication on 8 April 2010 at 08:00 a.m. CET
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These materials are not an offer for sale of securities in the United States. Securities may not be sold in the United States absent registration with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission or an exemption from registration under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended. The issuer of the securities does not intend to register any part of the offering in the United States or to conduct a public offering of the Rights or the Shares in the United States.
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