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aprile 07, 2020

SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH AG nominates new members to the Board of Directors

Lucerne, April 7, 2020 – SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH, a global leader in special long steel, will propose six new members, Svein Richard Brandtzæg, Heinrich Christen, David Metzger, Dr Michael Schwarzkopf, Karin Sonnenmoser and Jörg Walther, for election to the Board of Directors at the Annual General Meeting on April 28, 2020. The current members Martin Haefner (Vice-Chairman), Michael Büchter, Isabel Corinna Knauf and Alexey Moskov will not stand for re-election. The two current members Jens Alder and Adrian Widmer will stand for re-election, Jens Alder also as Chairman of the Board of Directors.

aprile 01, 2020

SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH successfully completes refinancing

Lucerne, April 1, 2020 – SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH, a global leader in special long steel, announces the successful completion of its financial restructuring. Following the capital increase of CHF 325 million completed in January 2020, the company has now signed the new financing agreements with the banks and its major shareholder BigPoint Holding AG, which will run until March 2025.

marzo 16, 2020

SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH announces results of change of control offer

Lucerne, March 16, 2020 – SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH, a global leader in special long steel, has today announced that the holders of the EUR 350 million 5.625% Senior Secured Notes (“Notes”) issued by SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH Luxembourg Finance S.A. (“Issuer”) and due in 2022 have validly tendered EUR 328,753 million (93.93 %) of the Notes as of the expiration of the offer on March 13, 2020.

febbraio 06, 2020

SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH launches offer to repurchase Senior Secured Notes following a change of control event

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Lucerne, February 6, 2020 – SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH, a global leader in special long steel, has today launched a change of control offer for the EUR 350 million 5.625% Senior Secured Notes issued on April 24, 2017 and June 25, 2018 with maturity in 2022 that was triggered by a change of control event on January 8, 2020.

gennaio 24, 2020

SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH announces change to the Board of Directors

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Lucerne, January 24, 2020 – SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH, a global leader in special long steel, informs that Dr Oliver Thum has announced his resignation from the Board of Directors of SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH AG with immediate effect.

gennaio 09, 2020

SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH AG announces successful implementation of share capital increase

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Lucerne, January 9, 2020 – SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH, a global leader in special long steel, informs that its share capital recorded in the commercial register was increased to 2,028,333,333 shares with a nominal value of CHF 0.30 each.

gennaio 07, 2020

SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH is informed of the acquisition by BigPoint Holding AG of the shares of SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH Beteiligungs GmbH

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Lucerne, January 7, 2020 – SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH, a global leader in special long steel, was informed that BigPoint Holding AG, which is controlled by Martin Haefner, has fully acquired the shares of SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH Beteiligungs GmbH. At the same time, SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH Beteiligungs GmbH withdrew its appeal to the Swiss Federal Administrative Court against the granting of an exemption in favor of BigPoint Holding AG.