Swiss Takeover Board

29.11.2016

Alpine Select AG

The Swiss Takeover Board has exempted the public buyback program of Alpine Select Ltd from the provisions governing public takeover offers via a decision.



22.11.2016

Vontobel Holding AG

The Takeover Board has acknowledged that the transfer of the existing shareholders pool of Vontobel Holding AG into the successor pools does not trigger an obligation to make a public takeover offer for Vontobel Foundation, Pellegrinus Holding AG, Vontrust AG, Advontes AG in its founding, including their controlling persons, and for Kathrin Kobel-Vontobel concerning Vontobel Holding AG.

 



21.11.2016

gategroup Holding AG

The Swiss Takeover Board has accepted an extension of the postponement of the settlement of the offer until
31 December 2016.



18.11.2016

ACRON HELVETIA VII lmmobilien

The Swiss Takeover Board has stated that the opting out introduced in the articles of association of ACRON HELVETIA VII Immobilien AG on 15 November 2016 is valid in respect of the takeover law. Based on that, the Swiss Takeover Board has dismissed a request concerning the granting of an exception to the duty to make an offer according to Article 41 paragraph 2 letter c FMIO-FINMA.



01.11.2016

Syngenta AG

The Swiss Takeover Board has accepted further extensions of the offer period until 28 April 2017 at the latest and made statements concerning the application of the Best Price Rule.



19.10.2016

Charles Vögele Holding AG

The Swiss Takeover Board has determined that Sempione Retail AG 's public tender offer to the shareholders of Charles Vögele Holding AG meets the legal requirements.

 



11.10.2016

Sulzer AG

The Swiss Takeover Board has acknowledged that the refinancing and the enforcement of the pledged shares of Sulzer AG do not trigger the obligation to make a public takeover offer for Natixis S.A., Credit Suisse AG, J.P. Morgan Securities Plc, ING Bank N.V., Deutsche Bank (Switzerland) Ltd., Sberbank of Russia, Tiwel Holding AG and Renova Holding Limited concerning Sulzer AG. Further, the Swiss Takeover Board has granted an exemption from the obligation to make an offer to Sberbank of Russia , if the participation of Sberbank of Russia exeeds the threshold of 33 1/3 % of the voiting rights of Sulzer AG.



10.10.2016

ACRON HELVETIA VII Immobilien AG

The Swiss Takeover Board has determined that ACRON Swiss Premium Assets AG's public tender offer to the shareholders of ACRON HELVETIA VII Immobilien AG meets the legal requirements.



The Swiss Takeover Board (TOB) is a Federal Commission established under the Federal Act on Stock Exchanges and Securities Trading of March 24, 1995. The Takeover Board shall, in each case, ensure compliance with the rules applicable to public offers.