Closing of the acquisition of SIX Payment Services After approval by the Combined General Meeting of Worldline
Bezons, November 30, 2018 - Today Worldline issued a press release, announcing they have closed today the acquisition of SIX Payment Services as approved by its shareholders during the Combined General Meeting held today.
All resolutions submitted by the Board of Directors were approved. The voting results of the Combined General Meeting will be available on the Company’s website (section Investors – General Meeting).
Approval of the acquisition of SIX Payment services
The General Meeting has massively approved the contribution in kind (apport en nature) to Worldline SA by SIX Group AG of 100% of the shares issued by SIX Payment Services (Europe) SA, SIX Payment Services (Luxembourg) SA and SIX Payment Services AG and, in consideration, the share capital increase for the benefit of SIX Group AG, consisting of 49,066,878 newly issued Worldline shares (resulting in a c. 26.9% stake for SIX Group AG) and a cash consideration of c. CHF 338 million (c. € 286 million), subject to customary adjustments relating to the net debt/cash and working capital of SIX Payment Services.
Read the full press release on the Worldline website.