Today, Deutsche Bank AG (XETRA: DBKGn.DE / NYSE: DB) placed 90 million new shares with institutional investors by way of an accelerated book build offering. The placement price is Euro 32.90 per share. The aggregate gross proceeds amount to Euro 2.96 billion. Deutsche Bank AG acted as sole bookrunner for the offering.
The purpose of the capital increase is to strengthen the equity capitalisation of the bank.
The securities of Deutsche Bank AG mentioned in this ad-hoc release have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (“Securities Act”) and may not be offered, sold or delivered within the United States absent registration under the Securities Act or an exemption from registration requirements.