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Succès de l'émission de droits de souscription d'UBS SA

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UBS SA a finalisé avec succès son émission de droits de souscription de 15,97 milliards de CHF qui avait été approuvée par les actionnaires lors de l'Assemblée générale du 23 avril 2008.

En tant que partie intégrante de son augmentation de capital ordinaire, UBS SA a émis 760 295 181 actions nouvelles d'une valeur nominale de 0,10 CHF. Le prix de souscription des actions nouvelles a été fixé à 21,00 CHF. Des droits de souscription correspondant à 755 466 901 actions nouvelles ont été exercés, ce qui représente 99,4% de toutes les actions nouvelles offertes. 4 828 280 actions nouvelles, pour lesquelles les droits de souscription n'ont pas été valablement exercés, seront placées dans le cadre d'opérations d'open market le 13 juin 2008 par UBS Investment Bank.

Le négoce des actions nouvelles est prévu pour débuter aujourd'hui à la SWX Europe Limited, au New York Stock Exchange et au Tokyo Stock Exchange. Le paiement et le règlement des actions nouvelles devraient intervenir le 17 juin 2008.

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