Realdania announces the completion of the sale of 52 million shares of Danske Bank A/S

Pressemeddelelse 6. marts 2013

Not for release, publication or distribution in or into the United States, Canada, Japan or Australia

Realdania has successfully sold 52 million shares in Danske Bank A/S (“Danske Bank”), corresponding to 5.2% of the issued share capital, to institutional investors at DKK 105 per share of nominal value DKK 10 through an oversubscribed accelerated bookbuild offer conducted by J.P. Morgan as Sole Global Coordinator and Joint Bookrunner and Citi as Joint Bookrunner. Gross proceeds amount to DKK 5,460 million, which will be reinvested to balance Realdania’s portfolio.


For further information, please contact:

Birgitte Boesen

Communication Officer, Realdania

+45 29 69 52 20

For more information about Realdania, please visit http://www.realdania.dk (for English version please visit http://www.realdania.org


This announcement is for information purposes only and shall not constitute an offer to buy, sell, or the solicitation of an offer to buy or sell any securities, nor shall there be any sale of securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such jurisdiction. Any offering or distribution of this announcement in certain jurisdictions may be restricted by law and persons into whose possessions any document or other information referred to herein comes should inform themselves about and observe any such restriction. Any failure to comply with these restrictions may constitute a violation of the securities laws of any such jurisdiction. No offering document or prospectus has been or will be submitted to be approved by any regulatory authority in relation to the offering.

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