KRKA, d. d., Novo mesto
Application for the admission and introduction to trading on the Warsaw Stock Exchange
In accordance with the Article 386 of the Market in Financial Instruments Act (ZTFI) Krka, d. d., Novo mesto (hereafter “the Company”) is announcing the following:
On 2 April 2012 the Company applied for admission and introduction to trading on the regulated market operated by the Warsaw Stock Exchange of all of its existing shares. In connection with the planned secondary listing on the Warsaw Stock Exchange and pursuant to the relevant Polish regulations, the Company prepared and published on 2 April 2012 the associated Information Memorandum which is available on its web site http://www.krka.biz/en/.
With reference to the notice of 15 July 2011 regarding the acquisition of own shares, the Company announces that it has suspended the acquisition of own shares effective from 30 March 2012 until further notice. As of the date of this announcement, no firm decisions have been made by the Company regarding the potential disposal or other actions in relation to shares that have been acquired.
THESE MATERIALS ARE NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN OR INTO THE UNITED STATES OR IN OTHER COUNTRIES WHERE THE PUBLIC DISSEMINATION OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN MAY BE RESTRICTED OR PROHIBITED BY LAW.
This material under no circumstances shall constitute the basis for a decision to invest in the shares of Krka, d. d., Novo mesto (the “Company”). The information memorandum (the “Information Memorandum”) prepared in connection with seeking the admission and introduction of the Company’s securities to trading on the Warsaw Stock Exchange (“WSE”) (the “Admission”) on the basis of Art. 39, par 1, in connection with Art. 7 par. 4 point 8) of the Polish Act on Public Offering, Conditions Governing the Introduction of Financial Instruments to Organised Trading, and Public Companies of 29 July 2005 and the Polish Regulation of the Minister of Finance of 6 July 2007 on the Detailed Conditions to be Met by an Information Memorandum Referred to in Art. 39.1 and Art. 42.1 of the Polish Act on Public Offering, Conditions Governing the Introduction of Financial Instruments to Organised Trading, and Public Companies, together with any other statutory required disclosure, is the sole legally binding document containing information on the Admission. For the purposes of the Admission, the Company has made the Information Memorandum available on the Company’s website (http://www.krka.biz/en/) on 2 April 2012.
These materials are not an offer of securities for sale in the United States. Securities may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an exemption from registration under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”). The securities to which these materials relate have not been and will not be registered under the Securities Act and there will be no public offering of the securities in the United States.
Krka, d. d., Novo mesto