La Perla Fashion Holding N.V.
Registered office: Schiphol Boulevard 127, G4.02, 1118 BG Schiphol, the Netherlands
September 4, 2019
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La Perla intends to list its shares in Paris
Amsterdam, September 4, 2019 – La Perla Fashion Holding N.V. (“La Perla”), a luxury fashion holding company and leading designer, manufacturer and retailer of luxury lingerie, nightwear, beachwear and accessories, intends to directly list its shares to trading on the Euronext Growth Market operated by Euronext Paris (the “Listing”).
Euronext Paris is expected to publish its market notice on September 4, 2019 and trading in La Perla's shares on the Euronext Growth Market is expected to commence on or around September 6, 2019. There will be no public offering or private placement of La Perla's shares as part of the Listing.
Listing in Paris, a global centre for luxury fashion, will allow La Perla to increase its market visibility and enhance its access to capital markets.
In connection with the Listing, La Perla has entered into a liquidity contract with Invest Securities S.A. dated September 2, 2019 (the “Liquidity Contract”), in compliance with AMF (Autorité des marches financiers) decision no. 2018-01 dated July 2, 2018. The Liquidity Contract has been entered into for a period of two years and will become effective upon commencement of trading of La Perla's shares on the Euronext Growth Market. To implement the Liquidity Contract, La Perla has made an amount of €60,000 available to Invest Securities S.A.
Edward Simpkins/Jenny Bahr: LaPerla-LON@finsbury.com / +44 207 251 38 01
About La Perla:
La Perla, a luxury fashion holding company, is the direct shareholder of La Perla Global Management (UK) Limited and its subsidiaries (the “Operating La Perla Group”). La Perla, through the Operating La Perla Group, is a leading designer, manufacturer and retailer of luxury lingerie, nightwear and beachwear and accessories. The group operates under the brand “La Perla”. Founded in 1954 in Bologna, Italy, the brand is renowned for its heritage and craftsmanship.
This announcement does not contain or constitute an offer of, or the solicitation of an offer to buy or subscribe for, securities.
This document is not for distribution, directly or indirectly, in or into the United States (including its territories and possessions, any State of the United States and the District of Columbia), Australia, Canada, Japan or South Africa. Subject to certain exceptions, the securities referred to herein may not be offered or sold in Australia, Canada, Japan or South Africa or to, or for the account or benefit of, any national, resident or citizen of Australia, Canada, Japan or South Africa.
This release is not an offer of securities for sale in the United States of America. Securities may not be offered or sold in the United States of America absent registration or an exemption from registration under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”). There was and will be no public offer of the securities in the United States of America.
This document is not a prospectus for the purposes of Regulation (EU) 2017/1129 and as such does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to purchase shares of La Perla Fashion Holding N.V.
This release may contain forward-looking statements, i.e., statements that do not relate to historical facts or events. By their nature, forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, both general and specific. La Perla Fashion Holding N.V. bases these statements on its current plans, estimates, projections and expectations and they relate to events and are based on current assumptions that may not occur in the future. These forward-looking statements may not be indicative of future performance; the actual outcome of the financial condition and results of operations of La Perla Fashion Holding N.V. and its consolidated subsidiaries, and the development of economic conditions, may differ materially from, in particular be more negative than, those conditions expressly or implicitly assumed or described in such statements. Even if the actual results of the La Perla Fashion Holding N.V. or its consolidated subsidiaries, including the financial condition, results of operations and economic conditions, develop in line with the forward-looking statements contained in this press release, there can be no assurance that this will be the case in the future.