Wintershall’s voluntary offer for Revus Energy ASA: Lundin Petroleum AB intends to accept offer
- Lundin Petroleum AB intends to accept Wintershall’s recommended voluntary offer for Revus Energy ASA which expires on 5 December 2008 at 24:00 (CET)
Kassel. Wintershall Holding Aktiengesellschaft (“Wintershall”) announces that it has been informed by Lundin Petroleum AB that it intends to accept the recommended voluntary offer of NOK 110 per share made on 6 November 2008 (the “Offer”) by Wintershall Norwegen Explorations- und Produktions-GmbH for all the shares in Revus Energy ASA, Stavanger, Norway (“Revus”) and tender its holding of 4,230,200 shares in Revus
(9.2 %) into the offer.
Revus’s shareholders who have so far not tendered their shares can accept Wintershall’s offer until Friday,
5 December 2008 (24:00 CET).
Information on the offer by Wintershall including the offer document is available on the Internet at www.wintershall.com/revusoffer. The offer document can also be ordered from the receiving agent, the Nordea Bank Norge ASA, by calling +47 22 48 62 62 or by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wintershall, based in Kassel, Germany, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of BASF in Ludwigshafen. The company has been active in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas for over 75 years. Wintershall focuses on selected core regions, where the company has built up a high level of regional and technological expertise. These are Europe, North Africa, South America, as well as Russia and the Caspian Sea region. Today the company is Germany’s largest producer of crude oil and natural gas and with its subsidiary, WINGAS, it is also an important gas supplier on the German and European market.
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