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Airtel Africa expects London IPO to be priced between 80-100 pence per share

Reuters June 17 | Updated on June 17, 2019 Published on June 17, 2019

Airtel Africa Ltd, a unit of Bharti Airtel Ltd, on Monday set a price range of 80 to 100 pence per share for its planned initial public offering (IPO) on the London Stock Exchange.

The IPO is expected to raise 595 million pounds ($749.05 million) from the issuance of about 595.2 million to 744 million new shares.

The company said the price range values it between 3.01 billion pounds and 3.62 billion pounds at the price range.

Airtel Africa also said it intends to list its shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange at the same time as the London listing. The company said conditional dealings in its shares are expected to begin on or around June 28 and the final pricing will be announced the same day.

Published on June 17, 2019
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