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Millan Holding S.à r.l (“Millan”), a company ultimately owned by the EQT Mid Market fund (“EQT Mid Market”) and its co-investors, has sold its entire holding in Musti Group Plc (“Musti”) (the “Share Sale”). Millan sold 1,878,862 shares in Musti, corresponding to approximately 5.60 percent of all the outstanding shares in Musti.
The information contained herein is not for publication or distribution, directly or indirectly, in or into the United States, Canada, Australia, Hong Kong, South Africa or Japan. This release does not constitute an offer of securities for sale in the United States, nor may the securities be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an exemption from registration as provided in the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and the rules and regulations thereunder. There is no intention to register any portion of the Share Sale in the United States or to conduct a public offering of securities in the United States.
The issue, exercise or sale of securities in the Share Sale are subject to specific legal or regulatory restrictions in certain jurisdictions. EQT Mid Market assumes no responsibility in the event there is a violation by any person of such restrictions.
The information contained herein shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of the securities referred to herein in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration, exemption from registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such jurisdiction.
EQT Mid Market has not authorized any offer to the public of securities in any Member State of the European Economic Area or in the United Kingdom. The securities referred to in this release may only be offered in the European Economic Area or in the United Kingdom (a) to any legal entity which is a qualified investor as defined in the Prospectus Regulation; or (b) in any other circumstances falling within Article 1(4) of the Prospectus Regulation. For the purposes of this paragraph, the expression "Prospectus Regulation" means Regulation (EU) 2017/1129 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 14 June 2017 on the prospectus to be published when securities are offered to the public or admitted to trading on a regulated market, and repealing Directive 2003/71/EC (and amendments thereto).
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