Press release; Sep 13, 2016 1:31 PM CET

Swedish Match is contemplating issuance of public note and a tender of part of outstanding note

Swedish Match is contemplating the issuance of senior unsecured EUR denominated notes and a tender of part of Swedish Match’s outstanding EUR denominated notes due 24 November 2017. A capital markets transaction will follow, subject to market conditions.

Deutsche Bank and SEB are mandated as joint lead managers for the issuance of the new notes and dealer managers for the tender.

Important notice

This announcement does not constitute an offer to participate in the issuance of the new notes or to participate in the tender of the outstanding notes.

Marlene Forsell, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Office +46 8 658 0489
Emmett Harrison, Senior Vice President Investor Relations and Corporate Sustainability
Office +46 8 658 0173
This information is information that Swedish Match AB (publ) is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation and the Securities Markets Act. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out above, at 1.30 p.m. CET on 13 September, 2016.