On January 18, 2017 PGE S.A. signed the following agreements concerning capital investment in Polimex-Mostostal S.A. („Polimex”):

  • investment agreement with ENEA S.A., Energa S.A., PGNiG Technologie S.A. (jointly refered as to “Investors”) and Polimex, on the basis of which, subject to conditions precedent specified in the agreement, Investors are obligated to make an investment in Polimex. The investment includes taking up 150,000,000 of series T ordinary shares with a nominal value of PLN 2 each and an issue price of PLN 2 each (“New Shares”) issued by Polimex as the increase of share capital of Polimex by up to PLN 300 million (“Investment Agreement”). Under the terms of the Agreement PGE committed to purchase 37,500,000 New Shares at the total issue price amounting to PLN 75 million;
  • agreement between Investors, defining the terms of cooperation together with mutual rights and responsibilities of Investors relating to the investment carried out on the basis of Investment Agreement;
  • agreement between Investors and SPV Operator Sp. z o.o. (“SPV Operator”) obliging the parties, subject to fulfillment of conditions precedent, to conduct a sale transaction of 6,000,001 Polimex shares by SPV Operator to Investors, whereas PGE obligated to acquire a number of 1,500,001 aforesaid shares;
  • agreement between Investors and TFS whereby TFS granted Investors, for remuneration, a possibility to acquire Polimex shares provided that TFS realizes conversion right in respect of convertible bonds issued by Polimex. Moreover, TFS has committed not to converse possessed convertible bonds of series A issued by Polimex without prior written request made by Investors. 

On January 20, 2017, due to the fulfillment of conditions precedent specified in the Investment Agreement, PGE accepted the offer made by Polimex’s Management Board to acquire 37,500,000 series T ordinary shares issued by Polimex with a nominal value of PLN 2 each and an issue price of PLN 2 each and the total issue price of PLN 75 million.

Additionally, on the terms of agreement with SPV Operator and due to the fulfillment of conditions precedent, the Company acquired 1,500,001 Polimex shares from SPV Operator.

On January 18, 2017, the President of the Office for Competition and Consumer Protection issued a permission for Investors to take joint control over Polimex.

Due to rights entitled to PGE S.A. under the terms of the aforesaid investments, in the next financial statements Polimex will be treated as a jointly controlled entity, and the investment in Polimex will be recognized under the equity method.