CVC Capital Partners, through certain of its funds as shareholders of Post Invest Europe, has sold 39,328,287 shares in the Belgian postal group bpost.
The sale represents approximately 19.7 per cent of bpost’s outstanding share capital and substantially all of the holding of the Post Invest Europe in bpost.
The sale was conducted by way of an accelerated bookbuilding. The placing price for investors was EUR14.75 per share. Nomura International and UBS acted as joint bookrunners on the sale. KBC Securities acted as lead manager.
The temporary suspension of the shares of bpost will be lifted.