DGAP-Ad-hoc: SHOP APOTHEKE EUROPE N.V. / Key word(s): Mergers & Acquisitions/Capital Increase
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In addition to revenue increases for both companies in their core market Germany as well as in other European target markets such as France, SHOP APOTHEKE EUROPE expects faster and profitable growth in the coming years by leveraging synergies.
Subject to the successful completion of the transaction, the management board of the Company intends to further specify the Group's growth forecast for the 2018 financial year with the publication of the half-year financial report on August 14, 2018 in accordance with the progress of the integration.
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The offer referred to herein when made in member states of the European Economic Area (the "EEA") which have implemented the Prospectus Directive (each, a "Relevant Member State"), is only addressed to and directed at persons who are "qualified investors" (as defined in the Prospectus Directive (the "Qualified Investors")). For these purposes, the expression "Prospectus Directive" means Directive 2003/71/EC (and amendments thereto, including the 2010 PD Amending Directive), and includes any relevant implementing measure in the relevant member state and the expression "2010 PD Amending Directive" means Directive 2010/73/EU.
This announcement contains forward-looking statements that are subject to certain risks and uncertainties. The future financial results can significantly differ from the currently anticipated results as a result of various risks and uncertainties, including changes in the business, financial and competitive landscape, uncertainties related to legal disputes or investigations and the availability of funds. SHOP APOTHEKE EUROPE assumes no obligation to update the forward-looking statements included in this announcement.
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|Company:||SHOP APOTHEKE EUROPE N.V.|
|Dirk Hartogweg 14|
|5928 LV Venlo|
|Phone:||0800 - 200 800 300|
|Fax:||0800 - 90 70 90 20|
|Listed:||Regulated Market in Frankfurt (Prime Standard); Regulated Unofficial Market in Berlin, Dusseldorf, Hamburg, Hanover, Munich, Stuttgart, Tradegate Exchange|
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