Carl Zeiss Meditec AG successfully concludes capital increase
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Jena/Germany | Carl Zeiss Meditec AG
Carl Zeiss Meditec AG raises proceeds of around € 317 million from the capital increase.
Carl Zeiss Meditec AG (ISIN: DE0005313704), (the “Company”) has successfully concluded the capital increase announced yesterday. The order book was closed early due to the strong demand.
A total of 8,130,960 new shares were placed at a price of €38.94 per share. The gross proceeds to the Company from the capital increase amount to approximately € 317 million. The new shares shall be admitted to trading on the regulated market of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, with simultaneous admission to the sub-segment of the regulated market with additional post-admission obligations (Prime Standard). The first trading day of the new shares is scheduled for 27 March 2017.
Carl Zeiss Meditec AG (ISIN: DE0005313704), which is listed on the MDAX and TecDAX of the German stock exchange, is one of the world's leading medical technology companies. The Company supplies innovative technologies and application-oriented solutions designed to help doctors improve the quality of life of their patients. The Company offers complete solutions, including implants and consumables, to diagnose and treat eye diseases. The Company creates innovative visualization solutions in the field of microsurgery. With approximately 4,823 employees worldwide, the Group generated revenue of €2,089.3m in fiscal year 2022/23 (to 30 September).
The Group’s head office is located in Jena, Germany, and it has subsidiaries in Germany and abroad; more than 50 percent of its employees are based in the USA, Japan, Spain and France. The Center for Application and Research (CARIn) in Bangalore, India and the Carl Zeiss Innovations Center for Research and Development in Shanghai, China, strengthen the Company's presence in these rapidly developing economies. Around 41 percent of Carl Zeiss Meditec AG’s shares are in free float. The remaining approx. 59 percent are held by Carl Zeiss AG, one of the world’s leading groups in the optical and optoelectronic industries.
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