Hellenic Healthcare owns 96.45 pct of Hygeia

Hellenic Healthcare on Monday announced that its equity stake in Hygeia – a Greek-listed clinic – totaled 96.45 pct after the successful completion of a public offer scheme which ended on February 7.

In an announcement, Hellenic Healthcare said 157 shareholders legally accepted the public offer, offering 3,736,726 shares or 1.22 pct of Hygeia’s equity capital and voting rights. During the public offer period, Hellenic Healthcare purchased 75,958,541 shares through the Athens Stock Exchange, or 24.84 pct of Hygeia’s equity capital and voting rights.

Following completion of the public offer scheme, Hellenic Healthcare will seek an extraordinary general shareholders’ meeting to approve the delisting of Hygeia’s shares from the market. Eurobank Ergasias SA acted as financial adviser and manager in the public offer.