BERGEN, Norway, Jan. 25, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Marine Harvest is pleased to announce that it will list and commence trading of its American Depositary Shares (ADSs) represented by American Depositary Receipts (ADRs) through Citibank, N.A. ("Citi"), on or about Tuesday January 28, 2014. Each ADS will represent one ordinary share of the company, after the reverse split of the company's shares in the proportion 10:1 completed on 23 January 2014, and will trade on New York Stock Exchange under the trading symbol "MHG." The company's ordinary shares will continue to trade on the Oslo Stock Exchange, under the trading symbol "MHG."
Investors holding Marine Harvest shares who are interested in converting their shares into the company's ADSs should contact the company's depositary bank, Citi:
+44 (20) 7500-2831
+1 (212) 816-6637
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UK: +44 (20) 7500-2030
NY: +1 (212) 723-5435
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This press release may be deemed to include forward-looking statements, such as statements that relate to the trading of Marine Harvest's ADRs on the New York Stock Exchange and trading of the Marine Harvest's ordinary shares on the Oslo Stock Exchange. Forward-looking statements are typically identified by words or phrases, such expressions or future or conditional verbs as "will". Forward-looking statements are Marine Harvest's current estimates or expectations of future events or future results. Actual events could differ materially from those indicated by these statements because the realization of those events is subject to many risks and uncertainties. Marine Harvest ASA's registration statement on Form 20-F filed in 2013 with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including the section captioned "Risk Factors," contain additional information about factors that could affect actual results, including: regulatory, including New York Stock Exchange, risks and risks related to listing logistics. All forward-looking statements included in this news release are based on information available at the time of the release, and Marine Harvest assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking statement.
This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.
Source: Marine Harvest ASA