SOURCE: Golden Ocean Group

April 16, 2009 02:56 ET

GOGL - Insider transaction

HAMILTON, BERMUDA--(Marketwire - April 16, 2009) -


Hemen Holding Limited, a company indirectly controlled by John Fredriksen, has settled a TRS agreement (Total Return Swap) underlying 1,423,001 shares in Golden Ocean Group Limited ("Golden Ocean") expiring April 15, 2009. Hemen Holding Limited has subsequently entered into a new TRS agreement with exposure to the same number of underlying shares. New expiry date is July 15, 2009, and the new TRS price is NOK 4.0498 per share. Hemen Holding Limited's ownership in Golden Ocean Group Limited is not influenced by the TRS agreements.

Drew Investment, a company controlled by Tor Olav Trøim, has settled a TRS agreement underlying 800,000 shares in Golden Ocean expiring April 15, 2009. Drew Investment has subsequently entered into a new TRS agreement with exposure to the same number of underlying shares. New expiry date is July 15, 2009, and the new TRS price is NOK 4.0498 per share. Drew Investment and Tor Olav Trøims ownership in Golden Ocean is not influenced by the TRS agreements.

Hamilton, Bermuda
April 16, 2009

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