Baltic Horizon Fund plans private placement of bonds
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Northern Horizon Capital AS (the Management Company) informs of the plan to organize an issue of unsecured bonds of Baltic Horizon Fund (the Fund) in the aggregate nominal value of up to EUR 30 million. Pricing and other material conditions of the issue are expected to be agreed upon during April and May. The private placement is intended to be aimed at institutional investors in selected European countries with minimum investment of EUR 100,000. The net proceeds from the issuance of the bonds are expected to be used mainly for refinancing a portion of existing bank loans in order to minimize bank loan amortization payments but also for investment activities within the Fund.
After successful closing of the private placement, the Management Company intends to apply for listing of the bonds on Nasdaq Tallinn and for that purpose apply for the registering of a listing prospectus with the Estonian Financial Supervisory Authority.
This announcement does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy the bond, nor shall there be any offer or sale of the bonds in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration, exemption from registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or other jurisdiction. Any offers of the bonds will be made only by means of a private placement.
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The information contained herein does not constitute an offer of securities for sale in the United States. The securities have not been and will not be registered under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act") or under the applicable securities laws of any state of the United States and may not be offered or sold, directly or indirectly, within the United States or to, or for the account or benefit of, U.S. persons except pursuant to an applicable exemption from, or in a transaction not subject to, the registration requirements of the Securities Act.
The information contained herein does not constitute an offer of securities to the public in the United Kingdom. No prospectus has been or will be approved in the United Kingdom in respect of the securities. Consequently, this communication is directed only at (i) persons who are outside the United Kingdom, (ii) persons who have professional experience in matters relating to investments falling within Article 19(5) of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Financial Promotion) Order 2005 (the "Order"), (iii) high net worth entities falling within Article 49(2) of the Order and (iv) other persons to whom it may lawfully be communicated (all such persons together being referred to as "relevant persons"). In addition, this communication is, in any event only directed at persons who are "qualified investors" pursuant to the Prospectus Directive (2003/71/EC, as amended). Any investment activity to which this communication relates will only be available to, and will only be engaged with, relevant persons. Any person who is not a relevant person should not act or rely on this document or any of its contents.
Baltic Horizon Fund manager
The Fund is a registered contractual public closed-end real estate fund that is managed by Alternative Investment Fund Manager license holder Northern Horizon Capital AS.
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This announcement contains information that the Management Company is obliged to disclose pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the above distributors, at 6:26 EET on 5th of April 2018.