SWISS TAKEOVER BOARD

Swiss Takeover Board

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.        

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Spice Private Equity AG

The Swiss Takeover Board has made statements regarding the buyback program of Spice Private Equity Ltd.

Roche Holding AG

The Swiss Takeover Board has granted André Hoffmann, Marie-Anne Hoffmann, Vera Michalski, Alexander Hoffmann, Frederic Hoffmann, Isabel Hoffmann, Lucas Hoffmann, Marina Hoffmann, Kasia Barbotin-Larrieu, Tatiana Fabre, Andreas Oeri, Catherine Oeri, Sabine Duschmalé, Jörg Duschmalé, Lukas Duschmalé and the Fondation Wolf an exemption from the duty to make a public tender offer concerning Roche Holding Ltd.

Polyphor AG

The Swiss Takeover Board has made statements regarding the non-existence of the obligation to launch a tender offer to Polyphor Ltd.’s shareholders in connection with changes in the shareholder structure of Polyphor Ltd.

Cassiopea S.p.A.

The Swiss Takeover Board has determined that Cosmo Pharmaceuticals N.V.’s public exchange offer to the shareholders of Cassiopea S.p.A. meets the legal requirements.

Vetropack Holding AG

The Swiss Takeover Board has made statements regarding the non-existence of the obligation to launch a tender offer to Vetropack Holding Ltd.’s shareholders in connection with changes in the shareholder structure of Vetropack Holding Ltd.’s main shareholder.

Idorsia Ltd.

The Swiss Takeover Board has granted Jean-Paul Clozel and Martine Clozel an exemption from the duty to make a public tender offer concerning Idorsia Ltd.

Peach Property Group AG

The Swiss Takeover Board has granted Ares Management Corporation an exemption from the duty to make a tender offer concerning Peach Property Group AG.

lastminute.com N.V.

The Swiss Takeover Board has made statements regarding the non-existence of the obligation to launch a tender offer to lastminute.com N.V.’s shareholders in connection with changes in the shareholder structure of lastminute.com N.V.’s main shareholder and the entering into a shareholders’ agreement amongst the shareholders of lastminute.com N.V.’s main shareholder.

Rothschild & Co Global Advisory Switzerland AG

The Swiss Takeover Board has stated that Rothschild & Co Global Advisory Switzerland AG is suitably qualified in the sense of art. 30 para. 6 TOO to establish fairness opinions in the context of public tender offers.

ams AG

The Swiss Takeover Board has made statements regarding the buyback program of ams AG.