Company name Ryanair Holdings PLC
Headline Offer Document Posted


RNS Number : 8386H
Ryanair Holdings PLC
17 July 2012
 



 

Not for release, publication or distribution, in whole or in part, in or into or from Australia, Canada, Japan, South Africa or the United States or any other jurisdiction where it would be unlawful to do so.

 

Offer Document Posted

in respect of the

Cash Offer

by

Coinside Limited

a wholly owned subsidiary

of

Ryanair Holdings plc

for

Aer Lingus Group plc

 

Further to the announcement on 19 June 2012 by Ryanair Holdings plc ("Ryanair") of the firm intention to make an all cash offer of €1.30 per share (the "Offer") for the entire issued and to be issued share capital of Aer Lingus Group plc ("Aer Lingus"), the Board of Ryanair announces that the offer document containing the Offer (the "Offer Document") and the Form of Acceptance in connection with the Offer will be posted to Aer Lingus Shareholders today.

 

The Offer is open for acceptances until 3:00 p.m. (Dublin time) on 13 September 2012.

 

The Offer Document is available at A&L Goodbody, International Financial Services Centre, North Wall Quay, Dublin 1 and also on Ryanair's website at http://www.ryanair.com/en/investor/investor-relations-news.

 

Unless otherwise defined in this announcement, capitalised words and phrases used in this announcement shall have the same meanings given to them in the Offer Document.

 

 

 

 

 

For further information

please contact:                       

 

Ryanair



Howard Millar


+353 1 812 1212




Davy Corporate Finance

Eugenée Mulhern

Brian Garrahy


+353 1 679 6363




Morgan Stanley & Co Limited

Colm Donlon

Adrian Doyle


+44 20 7425 5000




Edelman

Joe Carmody    


+353 1 678 9333

 

Davy Corporate Finance, which is regulated in Ireland by the Central Bank, is acting exclusively for Ryanair and Coinside Limited ("Coinside") and no one else in connection with the Offer and will not be responsible to anyone other than Ryanair and Coinside for providing the protections afforded to clients of Davy Corporate Finance nor for providing advice in relation to the Offer, the contents of this announcement or any transaction or arrangement referred to in this announcement.

 

Morgan Stanley & Co. Limited is acting exclusively for Ryanair and Coinside and no one else in connection with the Offer and will not be responsible to anyone other than Ryanair and Coinside for providing the protections afforded to clients of Morgan Stanley & Co. Limited nor for providing advice in relation to the Offer, the contents of this announcement or any transaction or arrangement referred to in this announcement.

 

The availability of the Offer to persons outside Ireland may be affected by the laws of the relevant jurisdiction. Such persons should inform themselves about and observe any applicable requirements. The Offer will not be made, directly or indirectly, in or into Australia, Canada, Japan, South Africa, the United States or any other jurisdiction where it would be unlawful to do so, or by use of the mails, or by any means or instrumentality (including, without limitation, telephonically or elect