Mandate Vinge has advised Equinor ASA in connection with a sale of shares in Lundin Energy

May 06, 2020

Vinge has advised Equinor ASA in connection with a sale of shares in Lundin Energy AB (publ) through an accelerated bookbuilding process. In total, approximately 14,000,000 shares were placed at a price of SEK 235 per share, corresponding to a total value of approximately SEK 3.3 billion.

Equinor ASA is a global energy company with more than 20,000 employees and business in more than 30 countries. Equinor is the largest oil and gas operator in Norway, one of the largest offshore operators globally and has a growing portfolio of renewable assets in wind and solar power.

Vinge’s team consisted of Dain Hård Nevonen, Rikard Lindahl and Joel Magnusson.

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