Mandate Vinge advises AcadeMedia in connection with the public offer from EQT V

April 28, 2010

Vinge advises AcadeMedia AB (publ) ("AcadeMedia") in connection with the public offer from  EQT V, through Svensk Utbildning Intressenter Holding AB ("EQT V"), for all outstanding shares in AcadeMedia, which was announced on 28 April 2010.  EQT V offers SEK 190 for each share in AcadeMedia and the total value of the offer amounts to SEK 2,292 million. Shareholders together representing approximately 31 percent of the shares and votes in AcadeMedia have communicated their support of EQT V's offer, and thus that such owners do not intend to accept Providence's offer of SEK 170 per share which was announced on 22 April 2010. The offer is recommended by the bid committee of AcadeMedia and the bid committee has at the same time withdrawn their recommendation to accept Providence's offer.
 
Vinge's team consists of Göran Nyström, Dain Nevonen and Christian Granqvist.

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