Ad hoc: MPC Münchmeyer Petersen Capital AG intends to launch a capital increase against cash without subscription rights
07 Jan 2021 - 16:54 CET/CEST
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MPC Münchmeyer Petersen Capital AG intends to launch a capital increase against cash without subscription rights
Hamburg, 7 January 2021 - MPC Münchmeyer Petersen Capital AG ("MPC Capital AG", "the Company"), Deutsche Börse Scale, ISIN DE000A1TNWJ4, today decided to timely launch a capital increase against cash without subscription rights with a volume of approximately EUR 4 million to refinance a co-investment in MPC Energy Solutions, a new renewable energy platform initiated by MPC Capital AG.
In a private placement targeted at institutional investors, MPC Energy Solutions suceeded to raise a total of NOK 850 million (USD 100 million) ahead of its listing on the Euronext Growth Segment of the Oslo Stock Exchange.
MPC Capital AG will invest in MPC Energy Solutions as part of its co-investment strategy. The Company intends to refinance approximately EUR 4 million of the USD 10 million cash portion of the co-investment through a capital increase against cash without subscription rights. The successful placement of the new shares in a private placement is guaranteed by MPC Capital AG's main shareholder, MPC Group.
MPC Energy Solutions will develop and invest in renewable energy generation projects, including PV and wind farms, energy storage, cogeneration and other infrastructures that help to reduce energy consumption and CO2 emissions.
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