Kofola Available for Sale at Ceska Sporitelna as of Today
Kofola ČeskoSlovensko a.s. is launching an initial public offering (IPO)
of its stock
Stock can be purchased through Ceska sporitelna
Retail investors in the Czech Republic will be able to purchase the stock
of Kofola ČeskoSlovensko a.s., a leading Central European producer of
non-alcoholic beverages. Today, the company is launching an initial
public offering of its stock (IPO); offering up to 275,000 newly issued shares
for subscription. At the same time, one of its existing shareholders, CED Group
Sarl., is offering up to 1,900,000 more shares for sale. Investors can
submit purchase orders for the stock either at selected Ceska sporitelna
branches or over the telephone, using the Ceska sporitelna Investment Broker
service; for more information, clients interested in the purchase can call 800
INVEST (800 468 378).
The stock will be offered to retail investors in the Czech Republic from 20
November 2015 to 1 December 2015. In connection with the IPO, the company
published a prospectus of the shares on its website (http://firma.kofola.cz/investor/ [new window]),
and its summary in the Czech language. The majority owner of Kofola
ČeskoSlovensko a.s. is a Luxemburg-based company, KSM Investments S.A., held by
the family of the company’s founder, Mr. Janis Samaras, which is not selling
any stock in the IPO and will remain the majority owner even after the IPO.
Erste Group Bank is the global coordinator of the issue, and Ceska
sporitelna the manager of the retail offer in the Czech Republic. A list of
selected points of sale please find attached.
This information does not constitute an offer or an invitation to purchase any
stock of Kofola ČeskoSlovensko a.s. (Stock). The public offering of the
Stock in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, and Poland, is being made exclusively on
the basis of a prospectus available at http://firma.kofola.cz/investor/, which
is also available free of charge during regular business hours from Ceska
sporitelna on Evropská 17, 160 00, Prague 6.
For further information please contact the Press Centre of the Ceska
Sporitelna Financial Group (CSFG):