Vestas Wind Systems A/S has announced that the share capital increase with nominal value DKK 10,292,930 representing 10,292,930 shares, which was announced earlier has been fully subscribed for and finalised in connection with a private placement carried out through an accelerated book building process.
The capital increase has been subscribed for at a price per share of DKK 139 by institutional and professional investors in Denmark and internationally. The company will receive net proceeds of approximately DKK 1,386 million. The capital increase received great interest and was subscribed for several times. The subscription in connection with the private placement was arranged by Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein Limited and Nordea Bank Danmark A/S as joint bookrunners. Following completion of the share capital increase, the nominal share capital of the company will amount to DKK 185,204,103 divided into 185,204,103 shares of DKK 1.00 each.