Avenir Finance Corporate
Global Placement and Open Price Offer
Conditions applying to both Global Placement and Open Price Offer The first share price will be set at the end of the OPO and will take account of the demand expressed in the global placement. The prices of the global placement and the OPO are the same. The definitive price will be set on April 13th, 2006 after centralisation of the OPO and should be published by Euronext Paris in a notice that same day. The final share price may be set outside the mentioned range. The Placement Before first listing, a proportion of the shares will be included in a public placement in France and an international private placement in some countries excluding the United States of America. - Underwriter: IC BOURSE - Number of shares in the Placement: 295,607 shares (70% of the Offer) The Open Price Offer - Number of shares in the OPO: 126,690 shares (30% of the Offer) Depending on the demand, the breakdown between the Placement and the OPO may be adapted as stated below: - However that number of shares offered in the Open-Price Offer will be of 30% minimum of the total number of shares disseminated to the public. - In order to increase the placement, the number of shares offered within the Open-Price Offer may be reduced (if the OPO would not be fully subscribed).
Admission on Alternext the 1,312,860 existing shares that comprise the equity of LAMARTHE at the day of the admission and a maximum of 337,838 new shares (388,513 new shares should the extension clause be exercised) that will be issued in the admission framework.
The admitted shares will represent the total equity and voting rights. Since the admission, the shares will be either in bearer form, or in registered form at the choice of the shareholder.
402,297 shares will be offered to the public as part of a global placement and an open-price offer (OPO). The shares will be obtained from 84,459 existing shares (97,128 should the extension clause be exercised) that will be sold in the Offer framework and from the issue of a maximum of 337,838 new shares (388,513 new shares should the extension clause be exercised) as part of a capital increase permitted by the extraordinary general meeting on March 28th, 2006 and to be realised with the listing.
- Period of the Placement: from April 3rd, 2006 to April 13th, 2006 (12:00) - Period of the OPO: from April 3rd, 2006 to April 12th, 2006 inclusive - First quotation: April 13th, 2006 - Beginning of trading: April 21st 2006