Uniper SE: Divestiture of interests in gas field 'Yuzhno-Russkoye'
Publication of an inside information according to Article 17 MAR
Uniper SE E.ON-Platz 1 40479 Duesseldorf
Divestiture of interests in gas field "Yuzhno-Russkoye"
Today, Uniper has reached an agreement regarding the divestiture of all legal and economic interests (including respective contractual rights and obligations attached thereto) held by Uniper Exploration & Production GmbH, a subsidiary of Uniper SE, in OJSC Severneftegazprom and JSC Gazprom YRGM Development to OMV Exploration & Production GmbH, a subsidiary of Austrian OMV Aktiengesellschaft. The purchase price amounts to USD 1,850 million (approx. EUR 1,749 million based on an agreed exchange rate of EUR 1 = USD 1.0575) plus cash on balance sheet per 31 December 2016.
OJSC Severneftegazprom holds the license for and operates the Russian giant gas field "Yuzhno-Russkoye" in Western Siberia. JSC Gazprom YRGM Development trades gas, which is produced at the aforementioned gas field.
The consummation of the transaction is in particular still subject to the necessary anti-trust and foreign investment strategic law approvals of the competent authorities, co-shareholder consent as well as other customary closing conditions. The transaction is anticipated to close by year end and will be retroactively effective as of 1 January 2017.
Marc Koebernick (notifying person) Head of Investor Relations Uniper SE E.ON-Platz 1 40479 Duesseldorf Germany Phone: +49 211 4579 4489 Telefax: +49 211 4579 952082 Email: email@example.com
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Company: Uniper SE E.ON-Platz 1 40479 Düsseldorf
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