Following BC Partners and Cinven’s offer to Amadeus shareholders of €7.35 a share, valuing the company at around €4.3bn (£3bn), Amadeus has issued the following statement to the Spanish Stock Exchange authority (CNMV - Comisión Nacional del Mercado de Valores).
“The reference shareholders of Amadeus, Air France, Lufthansa and Iberia
have informed the Company of their selection of the proposal from BC
Partners and Cinven to launch, together with them, a public tender offer
over 100 per cent of Amadeus shares at a price of EUR 7.35 per share, with
the final objective of de-listing the Company from the Stock Market. For
further detail, please refer to the relevant fact filed today with the CNMV
by the reference shareholders.”