Mandate Vinge advises SBB on its offer for Hemfosa

November 15, 2019

Samhällsbyggnadsbolaget i Norden AB (publ) (“SBB”) has announced a recommended public offer to the shareholders of Hemfosa Fastigheter AB (publ) (“Hemfosa”) to tender all their shares in Hemfosa to SBB.

The total offer consideration consists of a combination of cash and SBB shares. At announcement, the total offer value for all Hemfosa shares is approximately SEK 23.5 billion. SBB is a major Nordic social infrastructure property company with a property portfolio with a market value of SEK 30.8 billion as of 30 September 2019. SBB’s Class B and Class D common shares are listed in Nasdaq Stockholm, Large Cap.

SBB has retained Vinge as legal advisor. The Vinge team mainly consist of Jesper Schönbeck, Erik Sjöman, Rikard Lindahl, Malte Hedlund, Boris Kotur and Clara Sohlberg, and Albert Wållgren, Ludvig Wettergren and Axel Jansson (on finance matters), Trine Osen Bergqvist and Johan Wahlbom (on competition matters) and Maria Schultzberg and Victor Ericsson (on tax matters).

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Clarification of the interpretation of ”nearest suitable railway station”

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