Milan, 18 February 2015 - A2A S.p.A. (the Offeror) hereby announces that it invites all holders (the Noteholders) of its outstanding €1,000,000,000 4.50 per cent. Notes due 2016 (ISIN: XS0463509959) (the Existing Notes) to tender their Existing Notes for purchase by the Offeror for cash up to a maximum aggregate nominal amount to be determined by the Offeror in its sole and absolute discretion (the Maximum Acceptance Amount), subject to the satisfaction of the New Issue Condition (as defined below) and the other conditions described in the tender offer memorandum dated 18 February 2015 (the Tender Offer Memorandum) (the Offer).
The Offer is subject to the offer and distribution restrictions set out below. Capitalised terms used in this announcement and not otherwise defined have the meanings ascribed to them in the Tender Offer Memorandum.
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