News and Media - 2014

Leonteq announces results of its rights offering

[ investor-relations | offering ]

Leonteq announced that as a result of its rights offering, a total of 1,296,295 new Leonteq registered shares have been issued and will start trading on the SIX Swiss Exchange tomorrow. By the end of the subscription period, 99.6% of the new registered shares offered had been validly subscribed for. Leonteq will raise net proceeds of approximately CHF 173.1 million from the issue of the new shares.

Read More

[en][de][fr]

Leonteq reports half-year 2014 results and announces rights offering

[ half-year-report | investor-relations ]

Leonteq announced solid results and good strategic progress for the first half of 2014. Leonteq today also announced a fully underwritten rights offering relating to 1,296,295 new registered shares to be issued from existing authorized capital; Leonteq shareholders will receive one tradable subscription right for every existing share they hold on 28 July after close of trading on SIX Swiss Exchange; through exercise of subscription rights, eligible shareholders will be able to subscribe for 7 new shares for every 36 existing shares held at CHF 140.25 per new share; subscription rights will be traded on SIX from 29 July until 6 August, and will be exercisable from 29 July until 7 August, 12:00 noon CEST

Read More

[en][de][fr]

Expansion of the white-labeling partnership with Notenstein Private Bank

[ investor-relations | notenstein | partnership ]

Leonteq announced that its successfully launched collaboration in the structured investment products segment with Notenstein Private Bank, a subsidiary of the Raiffeisen Group, will be expanded through the formation of a subsidiary of Notenstein Private Bank in Guernsey. This expansion creates the possibility to issue products that are exempt from Swiss withholding tax.

Read More

[en][de][fr]

Leonteq announces "Smart Data" initiative and management change

[ investor-relations | smart-data ]

Leonteq announced the launch of its new “Smart Data” business initiative. This will include the future offering of state-of-the-art analytics to investors based on Leonteq’s extensive historical databases, with a view to facilitating and automating the investment decision process for clients. Leonteq plans to invest substantially in its “Smart Data” initiative over the next few years, and expects to further accelerate business growth as a result. In order to ensure the necessary capabilities, Michael Hartweg, currently Deputy CEO and Head of the White-labeling and Platform Development division, has decided to fully dedicate his time to the “Smart Data” initiative, strategic innovation and business intelligence in the future, and will hence step down from the Executive Committee and as division head from 1 October 2014. The division will report directly to CEO Jan Schoch until a new Executive Committee member has been appointed.

Read More

[en][de][fr]
ok