Dec 23 Fonciere Des Regions Sa
* In accordance with provisions established at issuance of the ORNANE 2011, decided to repay the nominal amount in cash, that is 388 million euros ($405.3 million) (another 62.7 million euros of bonds have been bought back out of the market)
* Decided to create 370,273 new shares equivalent to the difference between the conversion value and the nominal value of the ORNANE 2011 thus repaid in full
* These shares will carry immediate dividend rights Source text: bit.ly/2i2CDqD Further company coverage: ($1 = 0.9573 euros) (Gdynia Newsroom)
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