Constellium Announces Exercise of Over-Allotment Option
Amsterdam, 24 June, 2013 – Constellium N.V. (NYSE and NYSE Euronext:CSTM) today announced that the underwriters of its recently announced public offering have exercised their over-allotment option to purchase an additional 2,251,306 Class A Ordinary shares at a public offering price of $15.00 per share less the underwriting discount. The exercise of the over-allotment option brings the total number of Class A Ordinary Shares sold in this offering to 24,473,528.
Goldman, Sachs & Co., Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Barclays Capital Inc., Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC, Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, BNP Paribas Securities Corp., UBS Securities LLC, Citigroup Global Markets Inc., HSBC Securities (USA) Inc., SG Americas Securities, LLC and Lazard Capital Markets LLC acted as joint book runners for the offering, and Apollo Global Securities, LLC, Moelis & Company LLC, Rothschild Inc. and Davenport & Company LLC acted as co-managers for the offering.
This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any securities, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such an offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
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