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De Lage Landen - new owner of Telia Finans

May 12, 2005

De Lage Landen International B.V., the Dutch provider of asset-based financing products, has acquired Telia Finans AB, a Swedish leasing company in the small and medium ticket leasing segments of Scandinavia, from TeliaSonera, a Swedish telecommunications company, for an undisclosed sum. The deal value consists of EUR 131m in cash and the assumption of the net debt of Telia Finans by De Lage Landen, which totals EUR 547m.

Vinge acted for De Lage Landen.
Johan Göthberg (responsible partner)
Malin Leffler (associate)

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