Cibus Nordic Real Estate AB (publ) ("Cibus" or the "Company") has signed the acquisition of a single asset located in Siilinjärvi, a suburb of Kuopio in Finland. The acquisition is financed with the facility included in the refinancing announced on 15 February 2019.
The property signed today is let to Halpa-Halli on a long-term lease. It has an area of some 4,500 sqm and the total acquisition cost is around €5 million. The seller is a private developer. The closing of the transaction will take place at the end of June 2019.
"We are very happy to be able to continue the execution of the business plan for Cibus. The acquisition was financed through the recently refinanced credit facility. We expect to be able to announce further acquisitions in the near future." says Patrick Gylling, Chairman of the Board of Cibus.
4 March 2019
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Patrick Gylling, Chairman of the Board, Cibus Nordic Real Estate (+358 40 54 26 397)
Cibus is a real estate company listed on Nasdaq First North in Stockholm. The company's business idea is to acquire, develop and manage high quality properties in the Nordics with reputable grocery and discount store chains as anchor tenants. The company currently owns 133 properties in Finland. The main tenants are Kesko (58% of the properties), Tokmanni (28%) and S-Group (8%). An additional 6% of the properties are let to other daily-goods operators such as Lidl. FNCA Sweden AB, +46(0)8-528 00 399 firstname.lastname@example.org, is appointed Certified Adviser.
Following the refinancing of the first of its three senior debt facilities, announced in November 2018, Cibus Nordic Real Estate AB (publ) ("Cibus" or the "Company") has now refinanced the second senior debt facility. The refinancing has a positive effect on the Company's future cash flows.
The board of directors of Cibus Nordic Real Estate AB (publ) ("Cibus",) has appointed Sverker Källgården as new CEO of the company. Mr Källgården will start his new position on 4 March 2019.
"Since the listing of Cibus, we have been working with a clear vision of growing the business through further acquisitions. In July, Cibus made its first add-ons by acquiring three properties in Finland. After the reporting period, six more assets were acquired. These acquisitions have increased the cash flow of the company and support our goal of providing our investors with a long-term, stable and high return. Cibus's first dividend payment was made after the end of the reporting period in October. Going forward, dividends will be paid quarterly." Comments from Patrick Gylling, chairman of the board.
Cibus Nordic Real Estate AB (publ) ("Cibus" or the "Company") has signed the acquisition of a portfolio of six daily-goods properties in Finland. In conjunction with the transaction, Cibus has refinanced one of its three senior-loan facilities. The new €142 million facility has a lower margin than the previous one and includes the financing of the portfolio acquired today. The acquisition and the refinancing will have a positive effect on the Company's future cash flow.
The CEO of Cibus Nordic Real Estate AB (publ) ("Cibus") Lisa Dominguez Flodin, has reached an agreement with the board of the company to leave the company and resign as CEO. The company will start a recruitment process with the aim of finding a new CEO. In the meantime, the board member Jonas Ahlblad will serve as interim CEO.
At the annual general meeting held on 18 October 2018 in Cibus Nordic Real Estate AB (publ) the main resolutions passed were the following:
The shareholders of Cibus Nordic Real Estate AB (publ), reg. no 559135-0599, are hereby invited to the annual general meeting, to be held on Thursday 18 October 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at the premises of Pareto Business Management AB, Berzelii Park 9, 9th floor in Stockholm, Sweden.
Cibus Nordic Real Estate AB (publ) Year-end Report 23 November 2017 - 30 June 2018 Cibus Nordic Real Estate AB (publ) ("Cibus" or the "Company") releases the first year-end report (Sw: Bokslutskommuniké) for the period of 23 November 2017 through 30 June 2018.
Cibus Nordic Real Estate AB (publ) ("Cibus" or the "Company") has previously stated that the year-end report (Sw: Bokslutskommuniké) will be released on September 20, 2018. Since the report will be finalized earlier, the board has decided to release the report two days earlier, thus September 18, 2018.
Chairman Rickard Backlund has today resigned from the board of directors of Cibus Nordic Real Estate AB (publ) ("Cibus"). New acting chairman is Patrick Gylling.
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