Form 8.3 - Chiquita Brands International Inc.

LONDON--()--

  FORM 8.3

 

IRISH TAKEOVER PANEL

 

DISCLOSURE UNDER RULE 8.3 OF THE IRISH TAKEOVER PANEL ACT, 1997, TAKEOVER RULES, 2007 (AS AMENDED)

 

DEALINGS BY PERSONS WITH INTERESTS IN RELEVANT SECURITIES REPRESENTING 1% OR MORE

 

1. KEY INFORMATION

  Name of person dealing (Note 1)   Carlson Capital, L.P.
  Company dealt in Chiquita Brands International Inc.
  Class of relevant security to which the dealings being disclosed relate (Note 2) $.01 common shares,

Isin US1700328099

(US2841312083)

  Date of dealing September 05 2014
 

 

2. INTERESTS AND SHORT POSITIONS

 

(a) Interests and short positions (following dealing) in the class of relevant security dealt in (Note 3)

    Long   Short
    Number (%) Number (%)
  (1) Relevant securities 1,372,300 2.9249%  
  (2) Derivatives (other than options)    
  (3) Options and agreements to purchase/sell    
  Total 1,372,300 2.9249%  
  (b) Interests and short positions in relevant securities of the company, other than the class dealt in (Note 3)
  Class of relevant security: Long   Short
    Number (%) Number (%)
 

(1) Relevant securities

   
 

(2) Derivatives (other than options)

   
 

(3) Options and agreements to purchase/sell

   
 

Total

   
  3. DEALINGS (Note 4)

 

(a) Purchases and sales

 

Purchase/sale

 

Number of relevant securities

 

Price per unit (Note 5)

(gross)

  Buy 79 13.84 USD
 

 

(b) Derivatives transactions (other than options transactions)

  Product name, e.g. CFD  

Nature of transaction

 

(Note 6)

 

Number of relevant securities

 

(Note 7)

 

Price per unit

 

(Note 5)

(Net Price)

     

 

 

 

 

(c) Options transactions in respect of existing relevant securities

 

(i) Writing, selling, purchasing or varying

  Product name, e.g. call option   Writing, selling, purchasing, varying etc.   Number of securities to which the option relates (Note 7)   Exercise price   Type, e.g. American, European etc.   Expiry date   Option money paid/received per unit (Note 5)
               
 

 

 

(ii) Exercising

  Product name, e.g. call option   Number of securities Exercise price per unit (Note 5)
       
 

 

 

(d) Other dealings (including transactions in respect of new securities) (Note 4)

  Nature of transaction

(Note 8)

  Details Price per unit

(if applicable) (Note 5)

  4. OTHER INFORMATION

 

Agreements, arrangements or understandings relating to options or derivatives

  Full details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding between the person disclosing and any other person relating to the voting rights of any relevant securities under any option referred to on this form or relating to the voting rights or future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to which any derivative referred to on this form is referenced. If none, this should be stated.
   
 

 

 

Is a Supplemental Form 8 attached? (Note 9) NO

  Date of disclosure   September 08 2014
  Contact name Luis Contreras
  Telephone number 214 932 9608
  If a connected EFM, name of offeree/offeror with which connected  
  If a connected EFM, state nature of connection (Note 10)  

Short Name: Carlson Cap L.P.
Category Code: RET
Sequence Number: 431905
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20140908T134254+0100

Contacts

Carlson Capital, L.P.

Contacts

Carlson Capital, L.P.