Early closing of the Offering

Arseus NV today announces the early closing of its initial public offering. The number of Shares subscribed to since the commencement of the Offering Period substantially exceeded the number of Shares Offered. The Offering Period was therefore closed early on October 2, 2007 at 4PM CET, as outlined in the Prospectus.

The key dates for the transaction going forward are the following:

  • October 5, 2007: Publication of the results of the Offering, the priority allocation ratio, the allocation key for retail investors and the Offer Price in the Belgian financial press as well as on the websites of Arseus and Omega Pharma.
  • October 5, 2007: Start of conditional trading of the Shares, VVPR strips and Offering Warrants on Eurolist by Euronext Brussels and/or Amsterdam.
  • October 9, 2007: Payment and settlement of the Shares and the capital increase.