STOCKHOLM, NETHERLANDS--(Marketwire - Feb 7, 2013) - Amsterdam (the Netherlands), 7 February 2013 - LBi International N.V.("LBi" or the "Company") (NYSE EURONEXT Amsterdam: LBI) is announcing that, following the acquisition of 95.41% of all issued and outstanding ordinary shares in the Company (the "Shares") by Publicis Groupe Holdings B.V., an indirectly wholly owned subsidiary of Publicis Groupe S.A., the delisting of the Shares will take effect on 7 March 2013. The last trading day will be 6 March 2013. Delisting of the Shares was approved by NYSE Euronext Amsterdam.
The Company is reminding shareholders that following delisting shareholders will no longer be able to trade the Shares via the NYSE Euronext Amsterdam stock exchange in the usual way. Furthermore, it remains uncertain if, to what extent, under which conditions and at what cost processing of the Shares in the Euroclear giro system may be continued after delisting.
In view of the delisting LBi does not expect to make any further periodic financial announcement in relation to the years 2012 and 2013. The LBi Annual Report 2012 will be made available to the shareholders at the Company's offices in April 2013.
This is a press release by LBi International N.V. ("LBi") pursuant to the provision of Article 5:25i of the Dutch Act on the Financial Supervision (Wet op het financieel toezicht).
LBi International N.V. (NYSE Euronext Amsterdam: LBI) is Europe's largest independent marketing and technology agency. We have operations in 16 countries and a staff of approximately 2,100 experts, who blend insight, media, creativity and technical expertise to create value for leading brands. We help companies of all shapes and sizes decide what's next for their business - and then we take them there. We define and execute transformational digital strategies for clients active in a wide variety of businesses.
There are many things that make LBi unique, but if we had to choose one it would be our ability to bring together diverse teams of experts to suit any brief. We call this blending, and it's the reason why all types of organisations - from famous global businesses to disruptive start-ups - choose LBi to help make their brands desirable wherever, whenever and however people choose to engage with them.
LBi International N.V. Joop Geesinkweg 209 | 1096 AV Amsterdam | The Netherlands P.O. Box 94829 | 1090 GV Amsterdam | The Netherlands Company registration no. 30277334
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