SOURCE: Seadrill Limited

April 19, 2010 03:17 ET

SDRL - Successful completion of private placement

HAMILTON, BERMUDA--(Marketwire - April 19, 2010) - Seadrill Limited confirms the private placement of new shares announced on April 13, 2010, closed on April 16, 2010. The new shares of 12.5 million have been issued and the share capital of Seadrill, following the completion of the equity issue in relation to the private placement, amounts to US$824,576,432 represented by 412,288,216 ordinary shares of US$2.00 par value.


This information is subject of the disclosure requirements acc. to §5-12 vphl (Norwegian Securities Trading Act)


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Contact Information

  • Trond Brandsrud,
    Chief Financial Officer
    Seadrill Management AS
    +47 90 11 46 63