3W Power S.A. Announces Approval of Its Restructuring Measures with over 99% Shareholder Support at Its Annual and Extraordinary General Meetings in Luxembourg
LUXEMBOURG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3W Power S.A. (ISIN LU0953526265, 3W9), the holding company of AEG Power Solutions Group (FWB:3W9), a global provider of power electronics systems and solutions for industrial power supplies and renewable energy applications, today announces that all of the resolutions proposed to shareholders at its ordinary Annual General Meeting (AGM) and Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) of June 25, 2014, have been approved.
With over 99% majority, the shareholders approved the following resolutions:
- Cash capital increase of €4 million
- Conversion of €100m bond by issuing a new bond for €50 million and a debt for equity swap for the remaining €50 million.
These restructuring measures were also approved by over 99% of the bondholders at a meeting held on 5 May 2014. The restructuring is expected to be executed imminently and should be completed by September 2014.
The shareholders also:
- approved the annual accounts of the Company for the financial year ended 31 December 2013;
- discharged all the directors of the Company, with the exception of Dr. Horst J. Kayser, for the exercise of their mandates during the financial year;
- elected Dr. Dirk Wolfertz, Mr. Bernd Luft, Mr. Willi Loose, Mr. Jeffrey Casper, Mr. Keith Corbin and Mr. Klaus Schulze as members of the board of directors until the annual general meeting to be held in 2015.
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About 3W Power/AEG Power Solutions:
3W Power S.A. (WKN A1W2L4 / ISIN LU0953526265), based in Luxembourg, is the holding company of AEG Power Solutions Group. The Group is headquartered in Zwanenburg in the Netherlands. The shares of 3W Power are admitted to trading on Frankfurt Stock Exchange (ticker symbol: 3W9).
AEG Power Solutions (AEG PS) Group is a global provider of power electronics systems and solutions for all industrial and demanding commercial power requirements offering one of the most comprehensive product and service portfolios in the area of uninterruptible power supply and power management.
Thanks to its distinctive expertise bridging both AC and DC power technologies and spanning the worlds of both conventional and renewable energy, the company creates innovative solutions for next generation distributed power generation
For more information, visit www.aegps.com
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