November 26 2013
Nordic Capital Fund V (“Nordic Capital”) and funds advised by CVC Capital Partners (“CVC”) have through their holding companies Cidron Pord S.A.R.L and Godis Holding S.A.R.L retained Carnegie Investment Bank and Handelsbanken Capital Markets to evaluate a placing of class B shares in Cloetta AB.
In the event of a transaction, the price will be determined by means of an accelerated book-built offering to a limited number of Swedish and international institutional investors.
Media contact – Nordic Capital
Katarina Janerud, Communications Manager, NC Advisory AB
Tel: +46 709 69 69 99
Media contact – CVC Capital Partners
James Olley, Brunswick Group
Tel: +44 (0)20 7404 5959
About Nordic Capital
Nordic Capital private equity funds have invested in large and medium sized companies primarily in the Nordic region since 1989. Through committed ownership and by targeting strategic development and operational improvements, Nordic Capital has supported value creation in its investments. Nordic Capital funds’ investors are principally international institutions. Nordic Capital funds invest in companies in northern Europe and in selected investment opportunities internationally. Nordic Capital funds are based in Jersey, Channel Islands and are advised by the NC Advisory companies in Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Norway, Germany and the UK. Additional information about Nordic Capital is available at www.nordiccapital.com.
CVC is a leading international private equity and advisory firm. Founded in 1981, CVC today has a network of 20 offices and some 290 employees throughout Europe, Asia and the US. CVC manages funds on behalf of over 300 investors including pension funds, financial institutions, sovereign wealth funds and other investors. To date, CVC has raised over US$60 billion in funds and has completed over 300 investments in a wide range of industries and countries across the globe. CVC Funds currently own over 60 companies worldwide, which generate over US$130 billion in revenues and employ around 400,000 people. For further information please visit www.cvc.com.