Agfa and CompuGroup have reached an understanding today to not further pursue the discussions about the contemplated public takeover bid - Update

  • Press Release
  • Mortsel, Belgium
  • December 1, 2016 10:30 PM CET

Reference is made to the press releases issued on October 28 and November 8, 2016.

As communicated previously, Agfa-Gevaert NV (“Agfa”) was approached by CompuGroup Medical SE (“CompuGroup”), who had indicated an interest in a potential acquisition of all of the issued shares of Agfa by way of a voluntary conditional public takeover offer.

Taking into account the interests of its shareholders and other stakeholders, the Board of Directors of Agfa decided on November 8 to engage into a non-exclusive discussion with CompuGroup and wants to provide an update to the market and investors.

Agfa and CompuGroup have reached an understanding today to not further pursue the discussions about the contemplated public takeover bid.



Viviane Dictus
Director Corporate Communication
Septestraat 27
2640 Mortsel - Belgium
tel+32 (0) 3 444 7124
fax+32 (0) 3 444 4485
viviane.dictus@agfa.com

Johan Jacobs
Corporate Press Relations Manager
Septestraat 27
2640 Mortsel - Belgium
tel+32 (0) 3 444 8015
fax+32 (0) 3 444 4485
johan.jacobs@agfa.com