The IPO of DONG Energy

On 9 June 2016, DONG Energy was admitted to trading and official listing on Nasdaq Copenhagen. Plesner has acted as the advisor to the Kingdom of Denmark, which is the majority shareholder in DONG Energy, in connection with the IPO.

DONG Energy is a global leader in offshore wind power and a leading Danish utility business and the IPO of DONG Energy will probably be the biggest ever in Denmark.

According to DONG Energy, the IPO is expected to support the company's future growth and strategy, advance its international profile and provide the company with improved access to public capital markets and a diversified base of new Danish and international shareholders.

The offering in connection with the IPO consists of a base offering of existing shares in the company and no new shares will be issued. The Kingdom of Denmark will sell shares in connection with the IPO but will remain a majority shareholder in DONG Energy with a 50.1% shareholding.

Read more about the listing on DONG Energy's website

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