US PE fund ABRY Partners’ NOK 3.4 billion bid to acquire OSE-listed LINK Mobility Group ASA commences

Aabø-Evensen & Co is acting as legal advisor to OSE-listed LINK Mobility Group ASA in connection with the recommended voluntary cash offer to acquire all shares in LINK Mobility Group ASA by Victory Partners VIII Norway AS

Oslo Børs has approved the offer document for the NOK 3.4 billion voluntary cash offer (the "Offer") to acquire the entire issued share capital of LINK Mobility Group ASA (“LINK Mobility”) by Victory Partners VIII Norway AS. The terms and conditions of the Offer are included in the offer document, including the conditions for completion of the Offer. The acceptance period for the Offer starts on 10 July 2018 and expires at 16.30 CET on 9 August 2018, subject to any extension. The offer document will be distributed to all shareholders listed in LINK Mobility's share register and will also be available at www.seb.no.

Aabø-Evensen & Co Advokatfirma AS has acted as legal advisor to LINK Mobility since 2016, and has during this period advised LINK Mobility in connection with 17 pan-European acquisitions as part of its European expansion, raising of NOK 120 million in equity and EUR 80 million in bonds in the Norwegian and international capital markets, transfer of its listing from Oslo Axess to Oslo Børs, and is now acting as their legal advisor in connection with the Offer and the reinvestment of certain of its management shareholders.

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