LUKA KOPER, d.d., Koper
Release on the appeal of the Securities Market Agency RS
On the basis of the provisions of Ljubljana Stock Exchange Rules and the Financial Instruments Market Act RS, Luka Koper d.d. publishes the following release:
On 25th January 2011, Luka Koper d.d. received a request from Securities Market Agency RS to clarify facts and circumstances relevant to the decision of Luka Koper d.d. and the following shareholders
• Slovenska odškodninska družba,
• Kapitalska družba pokojninskega in invalidskega zavarovanja d.d., and
• Zavarovalnica Triglav d.d.
in the company Krka d.d. Novo Mesto which are considered to act, together with Luka Koper d.d., in a concerted matter that would lead – in compliance with the provisions of Takeovers Act RS - to an eventual obligation to make a formal takeover bid for KRKG shares.
Luka Koper d.d. will examine the request from Securities Market Agency RS, give a reply and do everything necessary to protect the interest of Luka Koper d.d.
The information will be published on the company's website from 26th January 2011 onwards.
The Management Board