January 12, 2012 - Assignment

Schibsted announces public offer for Aspiro

Schibsted has made a public offer to acquire Aspiro. The offer values all outstanding shares in Aspiro at approximately SEK 340 million.

Schibsted is a Scandinavian media group based in Oslo, Norway with approximately 7,200 employees in 25 countries. The Schibsted share is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange. Aspiro delivers TV and music streaming services to businesses and consumers and has approximately 100 employees. The Aspiro share is listed on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm, Small Cap.

Mannheimer Swartling is advising Aspiro in connection with the offer. The firm’s team includes Patrik Marcelius, Johan Berg, Adam Göransson and Klas Eklund.