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Hitt og þetta 11. september 2006

(IFN) Reykjavik-listed Mosaic completes Rubicon merger

Reykjavik (IFN) Reykjavik-listed fashion store chain Mosaic Fashions said on Monday that it had signed a binding agreement to acquire all the outstanding shares of the UK fashion group Rubicon Retail Ltd through its wholly owned subsidiary Mosaic Fashions Ltd.

The agreement values Rubicon Retail at an enterprise value of GBP320 million.

The merger will create one of the largest women's fashion retailers in the UK, with six complementary women's clothing brands, along with Shoe Studio Group's seven well-established shoe brands, the company said.

Following the merger, the combined group will comprise some 1,700 stores across 27 countries. The annual turnover of the combined group will exceed GBP818m.

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