Seadrill Limited

February 11, 2013 09:16 ET

SDRL - Disclosure regarding Archer Limited

HAMILTON, BERMUDA--(Marketwire - Feb 11, 2013) - Seadrill Limited ("Seadrill", OSE:SDRL) has today been allocated 82,003,000 shares in the private placement of Archer Limited (the "Company", OSE: ARCHER). The shares were acquired at price US$1.20 per share. Furthermore, Seadrill will receive 2,811,793 shares in Archer as compensation for underwriting parts of the private placement. Following this purchase and the receipt of the underwriting commission, Seadrill will be the owner of 231,053,239 shares in the Company, corresponding to 39.9% of the total number of outstanding shares in the Company.

This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.

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Source: Seadrill Limited via Thomson Reuters ONE


Contact Information

  • Seadrill Limited
    P.O. Box HM 1593
    Par-la-Ville Place
    14 Par-la-Ville Road, HM 08
    Hamilton, Bermuda
    *T. +1 441 295 6935
    *F. +1 441 295 3494